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Indianz.Com Mark Trahant: A Republican plan to terminate the Indian Health Service

The mentality of Congress is that it has never considered a single proposal to fully-fund Indian health. Source: Indianz.Com Mark Trahant: A Republican plan to terminate the Indian Health Service MARK TRANHANT: Instead of promising adequate funding Ryan’s plan gives the IHS “the ability to set up a system for eligible American Indians to access to […]

Navajo Council loses quorum at 5:39 p.m.

U.S. INDIAN HEALTH SERVICES HOSPITAL PRESENTED A VERBAL REPORT TO THE NAVAJO COUNCIL AND THE COUNCIL DELEGATES ARE NOW COMMENTING ON AND ASKING QUESTIONS ABOUT THE IHS REPORT. IHS FACILITES PROGRAM DIRECTOR JENNY NOTAH Delegate Edmund Yazzie’s legislation for federal funding for construction of a new Gallup hospital does not “leap frog” over the proposed […]

New Gallup Indian Hospital TABLED

HERE AT NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE WHERE DEBATE CONTINUES ON LEGISLATION 0082-14, FEDERAL FUNDING FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW GALLUP INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE LEONARD TSOSIE I’m also concerned about what’s happening with Public Law 638 hospitals where CEOs are making between $200,000 and $300,000 and so there is no money for Ben-Gay. (PL 638 hospitals are those […]

Delegate L. Tsosie: Don’t support new Gallup hospital

HERE AT NAVAJO COUNCIL NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE WHERE DEBATE CONTINUES ON LEGISLATION 0082-14, FEDERAL FUNDING FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW GALLUP INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE LEONARD TSOSIE 0082-14 will leap frog all the other proposed health facilities on the Navajo Reservation. And Delegate Edmund Yazzie has tried this before. And when built new Gallup High School, a […]

Naabik’iyati Committee supports new hospital on Indian Land

HERE AT NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE WHERE DEBATE CONTINUES ON LEGISLATION 0082-140082-14, FEDERAL FUNDING FOR NEW GALLUP INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE JONATHAN HALE Look at timeline of how Congress funds hospital and so don’t see Gallup Medical Center in couple of years. Health, Education and Human Services Committee directed Gallup Hospital Steering Committee to find out if […]

Why are we going to pay $1 million to Menapace family for new Gallup hospital

HERE AT NAABI COMMITTEE WHERE COMMITTEE DEBATING LEGISLATION 0082-14: FEDERAL FUNDING FOR NEW GALLUP, NM, INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE EDMUND YAZZIE Yes, we are giving Gallup tons of money. but where are we going to. i’ve seen Delegate Pete at Gallup Cracker Barrel. i don’t like going to gallup but we have to buy supplies. […]

“We pour money into Gallup repeatedly”

HERE AT NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE WHERE DEBATING LEGISLATION 0082-140082-14, WHICH IS FEDERAL FUNDING FOR NEW GALLUP, NM, INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER. DELEGATE WALTER PHELPS if you look at 0082-14, there is no reference to prior Council legislation and are we at point to begin construction. i know request legitmate and needed. but appropriate time to push for […]

Build new Gallup Indian Hospital on Navajo land

HERE AT NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE. LEGISLATION 0082-13: supporting funding of construction of new Gallup Indian Medical Center by the US Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Services. SPONSOR, DELEGATE EDMUND YAZZIE I know this has been ongoing for several years and Indian Health Services has board and we decided that instead of just talking. […]