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IHS awards $90.5M contract for Alaska facility


The Indian Health Service awarded a $90.5 million contract for a new facility in Nome, Alaska.

Money for the Norton Sound Regional Hospital came from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. “These funds will help improve health care, create jobs and make our Native communities stronger," said IHS Director Yevette Roubideaux.

The 150,000 square-foot hospital will serve an estimated 10,000 people. It will be owned and operated by Norton Sound Health Corp., a non-profit Alaska Native organization. The contract was awarded to Inuit-NCI, JV, a joint undertaking between Inuit Services, Inc., an Alaska Native corporation subsidiary, and Neeser Construction Inc.

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act:
H.R.1 | S.1

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