Health Care Services
Our mission is to provide to all eligible Alaskans access and oversight to the full range of appropriate Medicaid services. We also protect Alaska’s most vulnerable populations through our certification and licensing sections.
Alaska Medicaid Town Hall Meetings
The COVID-19 federal disaster declaration was terminated effective May 11, 2023. Visit the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Medicaid News Archive to view all notices issued during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Alaska Department of Health Introduces Fresh Start
Ready to feel better? The Alaska Department of Health introduces Fresh Start to connects Alaskans to free programs for better health. Many programs are available online or by phone to lose weight; lower blood sugar; lower blood pressure; and stop smoking, vaping, or chewing tobacco. Visit Fresh Start to find a free, flexible program that’s right for you.
Proposed and Filed Regulations
Subscribe to Alaska Online Public Notices to stay apprised of announcements regarding proposed and filed regulations pertaining to Medicaid, Health Facilities Licensing and Certification, Residential Licensing and Background Check; press (media) releases; public meetings; procurement; and other topics that affect Alaskans. For instructions on how to receive notices via email or RSS, visit How to Subscribe to Receive Public Notices