Alaska Coalition
2017 Health Fair

Health Fair Registration is Closed.

The Health Fairs scheduled for October 7 & 8, and 14 & 15, at Ted Stevens International Airport North Terminal in Anchorage, and October 22 at Centennial Hall in Juneau, have all reached maximum attendance capacity, and registration is now closed. We cannot take walk ins.

Free parking is provided compliments of the health fair co-sponsor, Health Care Cost Management of Alaska (HCCMCA). Look for their signs! Please arrive ten minutes early and bring your AlaskaCare card and a picture ID. Pre-registration is required to participate in the health fairs. If you pre-registered but did not receive an emailed confirmation of your registration please check your spam or junk mail.

Questions? Call: (800) 821-2251, Option 4 or Email: doa.drb.benefits@alaska.gov


Pre-Register Online

This year’s health fair is brought to you by your AlaskaCare Health Plan, in partnership with the Health Care Cost Management Corporation (HCCMCA) of Alaska (the Coalition). The AlaskaCare Employee and Retiree plans invite eligible active employees, retirees and their dependents to participate in the Alaska Coalition 2017 Health Fair on the dates outlined below.

Please note that unlike past events, you must pre-register for these health fairs. Please bring your AlaskaCare card and a picture ID to the health fair. Laboratory testing is available to eligible adults age 18 and over. Test results will be sent to you directly. Pre-registration for lab tests and flu shots is now open online. Pre-registration closes Sunday before the fair. The purpose of pre-registration is to have your lab and flu shot paperwork ready when you arrive at the health fair. Look for the banner with the AlaskaCare logo.

There are fees for some services offered at the health fair. Please refer to the menu below prior to completing your registration.

Laboratory Tests

YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER TO ATTEND:
Please bring your AlaskaCare card and a picture ID to the health fair. Pre-Register Online

The Health Fair offers low-cost preventive care lab tests to adults age 18 and over. Screenings like these can help you learn about your health and detect potential problems early on. Test results will be sent to you directly.

  • Chemistry & Hematology Panel

    This comprehensive blood test screens kidney function, liver enzymes, electrolyte (salt) imbalance, diabetes, tissue disease or damage, coronary heart disease and more.
    No cost to you – 100% paid by your health plan

    • We recommend that you fast for 12 hours before this test. This means you should have no food or drink except water. People with diabetes should NOT fast. In all cases, prescription medication should be taken.
  • Thyroid Screen

    (AlaskaCare Employee plan members only) You should have the Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) screen if you have a family history of thyroid problems, are a female over age 45, or are experiencing unexplained weight loss or gain, depression, memory loss or have a swollen thyroid.
    $30 Member Fee

  • Prostate Disease Screen

    Men should have this test annually starting at age 50. African-American men and men with a family history of prostate cancer should start screening at age 40.
    No cost to you – 100% paid by your health plan

  • Vitamin D Screening

    Vitamin D deficiency increases risk of heart disease, and is also linked to high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity. Screening is recommended for older adults, smokers, and people suffering from high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, kidney or liver disease, or heart disease.
    No cost to you – 100% paid by your health plan

  • Flu Shots

    Flu shots are available for eligible participants age 9 and older.
    No cost to you – 100% paid by your health plan
    (pending availability of flu vaccine)

Note: Lab test results – Free confidential interpretation and health coaching are available for all current members of the AlaskaCare Employee plan, courtesy of Active Health Management. To speak with a health coach, call toll-free (877) 749-6995 Monday - Friday, 5 a.m. - 5 p.m., AKST, and Saturday 5 a.m. - 10 a.m., AKST, or visit: MyActiveHealth.com/AlaskaCare.

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2017 Schedule

YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER TO ATTEND:
Please bring your AlaskaCare card and a picture ID to the health fair. Pre-Register Online

Fairbanks

  • September 23 - 24
  • 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Carlson Center
  • 2010 2nd Ave.

Anchorage

  • October 7 - 8
  • October 14 - 15
  • 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Ted Stevens Int’l Airport – North Terminal
  • 4600 Postmark Dr., Anchorage, Alaska  99502
  • Parking will be available near the Ted Stevens Int’l Airport North Terminal for Health Fair participants at no cost to the participant. There will be signs to direct participants to the correct parking lot. The airport will have an employee to validate parking and The Coalition is being billed for it.

Juneau

  • October 22
  • 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Centennial Hall
  • 101 Egan Drive

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