Alaskan Healthcare IT Lessons Learned Print
Wednesday, 06 July 2011 08:13

I'm back from Alaska and I'll post several blogs about my Healthcare IT and personal experiences in the 49th state.

Alaska faces many healthcare challenges given its large area (663,268 sq mi) and population of 710,231 residents (as per the 2010 US Census), approximately half of which live in the Anchorage metropolitan area, making Alaska the least densely populated state. Roads are limited, making boat and small plane the only means of transportation to many locations, especially in the western portion of the state.

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