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Native Health Providers Drive Alaska's Vaccination Success Story

Source
US News & World Report
Date
Apr 12, 2021
Summary
Describes how Alaska ranks among the top states for COVID-19 vaccine distribution due to the role that tribal health organizations have played. Discusses how the virus has disproportionately impacted Native communities and threatened indigenous culture, highlights unique efforts by tribal health providers to provide vaccinations and curb the pandemic.
Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Culture and cultural competency · Emergency preparedness and response · Infectious diseases · Vaccination · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Alaska