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Medicine Dish - Urban Indian Health Programs
We are pleased to present the next in our monthly webcast series created for providers in Indian Country. These programs serve as a path to open communication, providing information and promoting discussion about Medicare, Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Programs (CHIP), and other issues important to the health of American Indian and Alaska Native people.
TOPIC: "Urban Indian Health Programs"
DATE: Wednesday, February 24, 2010
TIME: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., Eastern Time
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Experts from the Urban Indian Health Programs, National Council of Urban Indian Health and IHS will cover:
- Overview of the Urban Indian Health Program
- Services provided
- Challenges encountered
- Success stories
- Plans for the future