Tag Archives: Indian Health Service

News Coverage on IHS Nominee

Roll Call: “Questions Could Derail Confirmation of Trump’s Indian Health Nominee” Mother Jones: “Trump Nominee Appears to Have Practiced a Wee Bit of Resume Inflation” WSJ: “Trump Nominee to Lead Indian Health Services Faces Claims of Misrepresentation” Esquire: “Checking in … Continue reading

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WSJ: “Trump Nominee to Lead Indian Health Services Faces Claims of Misrepresentation”

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Redding Rancheria Prevails in Reimbursement Dispute with Indian Health Service

Here are the materials in Redding Rancheria v. Hargan (D.D.C.): 31-1 US Motion for Summary Judgment 34-1 Rancheria Motion for Summary Judgment 35 Rancheria Response to 31 36-2 Alaska Health Board Amicus Brief 37 US Reply 42 US Response to … Continue reading

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High Country News on Tribal Initiatives under Obamacare

Here: “When federal health care falls short, tribes improvise: A growing number of tribes manage their own clinics and behavioral programs.”

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IBIA Dismisses Second Nooksack IHS Reassumption Appeal

Here: 8-11-17 Nooksack v IHS (IBIA) Order Dismissing Appeal

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IBIA Orders Nooksack to Show Cause in Second IHS Reassumption Appeal

Here are the materials in Nooksack Indian Tribe v. Director, Portland Area, Indian Health Service: 6-26-17 Nooksack v. IHS (IBIA) Notice of Appeal 7-5-17 Nooksack v. IHS (IBIA) Notice of Receipt of Appeal, Order to Show Cause, and Order Concerning … Continue reading

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Nooksack Kelly Faction Files Notice of Appeal in Rabang v. Kelly; IHS Reassumes Services “Effective Immediately”

Here is the notice of appeal: Notice of Appeal And the IHS letter: May 16 Letter from IHS to Robert Kelly Jr

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IBIA Stays Nooksack IHS Appeal Pending Federal Court Litigation; IHS Withholds $89K From Tribe Pending Appeal

Here are the materials in Nooksack Indian Tribe v. Director, Portland Area, Indian Health Service (IBIA): 3-28-17 Nooksack v. IHS (IBIA) Motion of 271 Nooksack Members to Intervene 4-3-17 Nooksack v. IHS (IBIA) IHS Statement of Non-Opposition to Motion of … Continue reading

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Nooksack Crisis Update: IHS Reassumes Health Care Duties; NAICJA Acts against Tribal Judge; HUS Stops Evictions of Disenrollees

Here is “Federal government to take over health care from Nooksack Tribe.” And: 03-27-17 IHS Reasssumption Letter to Robert Kellly Jr NAICJA has requested that the Nooksack judge relinquish his membership from that organization: 03-27-17 NAICJA Letter to Raymond Dodge HUD … Continue reading

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Rosebud Sioux Breach of Trust Claim against IHS to Proceed

Here are the materials in Rosebud Sioux Tribe v. United States (D.S.D.): 18 Motion to Dismiss 24 Opposition 35 Reply 36 DCT Order An excerpt: The above affirmations of a health care trust responsibility are tempered by Supreme Court rulings … Continue reading

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