Alaska Coalition
2016 Health Fair 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 & retiree plans invite eligible active employees, retirees and their dependents to participate in the Alaska Coalition 2016 Health Fair from 8AM – 12 noon 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 or call 907-264-1722 or 888-254-7884 (toll free). Pre-registration closes Wednesday before the fair. There is a fee for some services offered at the health fair. Please refer to the menu below prior to completing your registration.

Pre-Registration Options

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

You must Pre-Register Online. If you wish to obtain a flu shot, please indicate so in the Accommodations box in the registration form. You are welcome to bring a guest to the Health Fair; however, only AlaskaCare covered members will be eligible to obtain lab tests or receive a flu shot.

  • Telephone in and leave a message with your information.
    • 907-264-1722
    • 1-888-254-7884 (Toll Free)
  • Fax to Alaska Regional, attention Ruth Townsend
    • 907-264-1379
  • Email to: akregionalnews@HCAHealthcare.com
  • Come to Alaska Regional Hospital in person.
    • Alaska Regional Hospital
    • Health Management Center
    • 2751 DeBarr Road - Bldg B Suite 250

A consent form will be required to be signed at the health fair. Part of this consent is to have results sent to ActiveHealth Management. The results do not go to the State (R&B) or to your AETNA medical records. For more information regarding the role of ActiveHealth Management, please contact our office at 800‑821‑2251.

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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 four 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

    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.
    For active plan beneficiaries: No cost
    For retired beneficiaries: $24.75 Fee

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2016 Schedule

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

Fairbanks

  • 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Sept. 24th & 25th
  • Carlson Center
  • 2010 2nd Ave

Anchorage

  • 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • October 8th & 9th
  • Hanshew Middle School
  • 10121 Lake Otis Pkwy

Juneau

  • 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Sunday, October 23rd
  • Centennial Hall
  • 101 Egan Drive

Anchorage

  • 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • October 29th & 30th
  • Hanshew Middle School
  • 10121 Lake Otis Pkwy

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