Latest Indian Health Service Stories

2012-01-30 14:23:46

More research and programs are needed to address the elevated rate of motor vehicle-related deaths among American Indian and Alaska Native populations.

2011-08-01 09:00:00

RESTON, Va., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LightSquared(TM), the nation's first wholesale-only integrated 4G-LTE wireless broadband and satellite network, announced today the delivery of satellite devices for tribal nations in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Arizona.

2011-05-03 14:33:00

WASHINGTON, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "We cannot 'drill and fill' our way out of dental disease," said Dr. Matthew Neary, chairman of the American Dental Association's Council on Government Affairs, speaking before members of the House of Representatives today.

2010-07-12 06:00:00

MELVILLE, N.Y., July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the largest distributor of health care products and services to office-based practitioners, today announced that Dentrix Enterprise Dental Practice Management software received National Certification from the U.S.

2010-05-26 09:58:00

WASHINGTON, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The creation of the Office of Indian Men's Health to complement the existing Office of Indian Women's Health within the Indian Health Service is a momentous achievement and important step toward improving the health of American Indian men and their loved ones.

2010-05-14 07:00:00

SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- In an exercise of its governmental authority, commencing June 1, 2010, the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians will assume control and responsibility for its own health and human services program.

2009-10-12 11:08:00

TULSA, Okla., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Terra Telecom, LLC has teamed with Trans-Tel Central, a Native American-Woman-owned IT-solutions company, to continue providing advanced telecommunications solutions to Indian Health Services (IHS) throughout its 10 locations. IHS is an agency in the U.S.

2009-03-27 16:33:00

WASHINGTON, March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Dental Association (ADA) President John S. Findley, D.D.S., told the U.S.

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