As a result of the current Federal government funding situation, the information on this website may not be up to date or acted upon. Updates regarding government operating status and resumption of normal operations can be found at www.opm.gov . Despite the lapse in appropriations, IHS will continue to provide direct clinical health care services as well as referrals for contracted services that cannot be provided through IHS clinics. For more information on how IHS is impacted, visit: HHS Contingency Plan
April is National Cancer Control Month!
Cancer prevention awareness is instrumental to reducing your risk for cancer. You can reduce your risk by getting screened, maintaining a healthy weight, exercising regularly, living a smoke-free life, and limiting your alcohol intake and sun exposure. Detecting cancer early gives patients the best chance for successful treatment. Speak to your physician today about regular screenings for cancer.