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Welcome to the National Council of Urban Indian Health (NCUIH) website! NCUIH is the only National 501(c)(3) organization devoted to the support and development of quality, accessible, and culturally-competent health services for American Indians and Alaska Natives living in urban settings.  + Overview

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    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Grant 2017 AIAN Outreach &...

    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) granted  on June 14, 2017, $3.7 million in awards for outreach and enrollment efforts to aid in enrolling American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) children in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). These cooperative agreements will fund activities to reduce the number of AI/AN children eligible for, but not enrolled in, Medicaid and CHIP.


    South Dakota Urban Indian Health is seeking a full time Executive Director

    Title: Executive Director
    Reports to: Board of Directors
    STATUS: Full Time
    Location: Sioux Falls, SD

    South Dakota Urban Indian Health is seeking a full time Executive Director (ED). The (ED) serves as the chief executive officer for the multi-site healthcare organization in South Dakota and reports directly to the Board of Directors.


    House Appropriators Express Support for NCUIH Agenda at Hearing

     On May 16, NCUIH President Ashley Tuomi testified before the House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee, which determines funding for the Indian Health Service (IHS).  A copy of her written statement is linked here


    Thank You for Making our NCUIH 2017 Washington Summit a Success!

    Thank you so much for making our NCUIH Washington Summit an absolute success! We truly appreciate everyone’s support and participation and hope that you were able to take something away from the Summit.