Contacts

Have questions about COVID-19 that are not related to Medicaid?

  • General questions and assistance, call 2-1-1 or 800-478-2221
  • Questions about travel to or in Alaska, call 907-646-3322
  • Questions about COVID-19 test results, to submit responses to testing questions, or to submit a Declaration form, email: traveler@alaska.gov
  • Questions regarding DHSS COVID-19 response, including mandates and alerts, email covidquestions@alaska.gov.
  • Additional informational resources, visit the Division of Public Health's COVID-19 in Alaska webpage.


Health Care Services Officials

(Medicaid Program, Health Facilities Licensing & Certification, Residential Licensing, Background Check Program)

For questions about Medicaid eligibility,
contact the Division of Public Assistance at
800-478-7778 or hss.dpa.offices@alaska.gov.

Renee Gayhart
Director
240 Main St., Ste 202
Juneau AK 99801
Phone: 907-465-1184
Fax: 907-465-2204

Martha Hewlett
Administrative
Operations Manager
240 Main St. Ste. 202
Juneau, Alaska 99801
Phone: 907-465-1617
Fax: 907-465-2204

Krystal Nichols
Medicaid Operations Manager
4601 Business Park Blvd, Bldg. K
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-7167
Phone: 907-444-4375
Fax: 907-269-4574

Jason Ball​
Quality Assurance Manager
4601 Business Park Blvd., Bldg. K
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-7167
Phone: 907-310-5090
Fax: 907-269-8868

Matthew Thomas
Health Facilities Licensing & Certification
Manager
4601 Business Park Blvd, Bldg. K
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-7167
Phone: 907-538-6195
Fax: 907-334-2682

Clarissa Moon
Tribal Health
Section Manager
4601 Business Park Blvd., Bldg. K
Anchorage, AK 99503-7167
Phone: 907-310-2758
Fax: 907-770-1684






Jamie Walker
Division Operations Manager 
4601 Business Park Blvd, Bldg. K
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-7167
Phone: 907-382-0015
Fax: 907-770-1684

Charles Semling
Pharmacy Program Manager
& Ancillary Services
4601 Business Park Blvd, Bldg. K 
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-7167
Phone: 907-538-4140
Fax: 907-770-1684

Kristin Delfino
Systems & Analysis Manager
4601 Business Park Blvd, Bldg. K
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-7167
Phone: 907-903-1229
Fax: 907-770-1684

Punipuao "Puni" Pedro
Accounting & Recovery Manager
4601 Business Park Blvd., Bldg. K
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-7167
Phone: 907-891-9200
Fax: 907-770-1684

Robert Nave
Residential Licensing:
Assisted Living & RCCF

4601 Business Park Blvd, Bldg. K
Anchorage, AK 99503-7167
Phone: 907-727-7354
Fax: 907-770-1684

Susan Miller Dunkin
Regulations and Publications Coordinator
4601 Business Park Blvd., Bldg. K
Anchorage, AK 99503 – 7167
Phone: 907-310-2769
Fax: 907-770-1684

Mikal White
Background Check Program Manager
4601 Business Park Blvd., Bldg. K
Anchorage, AK 99503-7167
Phone 907-334-4475
Fax: 907-269-3488

 

Program Managers

Kate Hudson
DKC/CHIP Program Administrator
240 Main St., Ste. 202
PO Box 110660
Juneau, AK 99811
Phone: 907-465-5820
Denali KidCare website

VACANT
Medical Care Advisory Committee Administrative Support
P O Box 110660
Juneau, Alaska 99811-0660
907-465-5829
907-465-2204 fax
Medical Care Advisory Committee website

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