New State Mandate (012) – Interstate Travel

According to State of Alaska COVID-19 Health Mandate 012: Interstate Travel Effective 8:00 am March 28, 2020 All in-state travel between communities, whether resident, worker, or visitor, is prohibited unless travel is to support critical infrastructure, or for critical personal needs. To learn more about this and other COVID-19 topics, please visit our constantly updated COVID-19 information page.

Letter to ADFG Requesting Emergency Opening

Doug Vincent-Lang Commissioner Alaska Department of Fish and Game PO Box 115526 Juneau, Alaska 99811-5526 Dear Commissioner Vincent-Lang: Tanana Chiefs Conference (TCC) is requesting an appropriate allowance for an out-of-season hunt for villages in our region to provide food for residents who are isolated in their communities under the impacts of COVID-19. While life has not changed significantly for urban …

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Womens Health, OB, Pediatric Services are moving to Al Ketzler Sr. Building During COVID-19 Response

As of Monday, March 23, 2020 at 1pm, on an interim basis during the COVID-19 response, TCC will be delivering health care  from two locations in Fairbanks.We will be moving Women’s Health / OB services and a limited amount of pediatric services to the Al Ketzler Sr. Building, 1st Floor. Tanana Chiefs Conference will now be providing care in two locations.  Below are the available …

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How to Decrease Anxiety During a Pandemic

Here are some helpful tips and trick to decrease anxiety as well as ways to achieve a healthy mental balance. Breathe Breathe in for 5, hold for 1, breathe out for 10 The slow exhale tricks the brain into relaxing the body Progressive Relaxation Tense a group of muscles as you breathe in, relax them as you breathe out Do …

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TCC Joins Interior Alaska Entities in Asking the Governor to Close All Non-Essential Business

Fairbanks, Alaska – Tanana Chiefs Conference (TCC) has partnered several local entities in submitting a formal request to Governor Mike Dunleavy to mandate the closure of all non-essential businesses in Interior Alaska and to issue a stronger urgency for residents to stay at home. The letter was sent in an effort to “flatten the curve’ to ensure that the virus …

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Grayling Community COVID-19 Plans

Grayling Community COVID-19 Action Plan a) All travel is suspended for the community of Grayling for 30 days. No inter-village travel. b) Travel is limited for cancer patients or with serious medical conditions only. Upon return to the village self-quarantine for a minimum of 30 days. This includes all household members- c) If you choose to leave the village, you …

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COVID-19

COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving situation, with circumstances changing daily. Please check back regularly and we will post updated information as it becomes available. TCC is taking the necessary precautions to ensure the safety of our employees, patients, tribes, and community. Are you experiencing the following symptoms?Fever, Cough Shortness of BreatheCall the Chief Andrew Isaac Health Center at 907-451-6682 ext.1 …

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