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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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    Giving Tuesday Press Release
    2018-11-26

    Washington, D.C.  Nov 27, 2018– This #GivingTuesday, please consider pledging $10 or more a month as NCUIH participates in this global effort by raising awareness on the needs of the over 70% of American Indians and Alaska Natives living in urban areas! 

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    Student Extern Opportunities!
    2018-11-07

    Current students enrolled in accredited educational institutions from high school to graduate level. Includes internships, pathways and other student programs. 

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    Urban FMAP Fix Bill Introduced
    2017-11-17

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
    November 16, 2017


    Contact: Francys Crevier 
    NCUIH Executive Director 
    FCrevier@NCUIH.org 

     

    The National Council of Urban Indian Health (NCUIH), which represents 41 urban Indian organizations (UIOs) with Title V contracts across the nation, appreciates the bipartisan legislation to be introduced by Representative Ben Ray Lujan (D-NM-3) and Senator Tom Udall (D-NM) to fix Medicaid for American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) patients who are served by UIOs. 

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    Ashley Tuomi Shares Personal Message on Infant at Work Policy
    2017-10-17

    Because of an infant at work policy, I am able to return to work after just three weeks from giving birth. This policy was implemented in 2011, before I started working for American Indian Health and Family Services.

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