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February 8, 2019
Commissioner assumes management of Alaska Psychiatric Institute; changes will improve patient and staff safety​

Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Adam Crum has invoked his authority under state law to immediately assume management of Alaska Psychiatric Institute (API). Questions and comments regarding these changes may be emailed to

Comprehensive Integrated Mental Health Program Plan

Your input is needed to help strengthen the behavioral health system. Public comments are now being taken for the draft FY2020-24 Comprehensive Integrated Mental Health Program Plan. The comment period is open through April 12, 2019.

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