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Welcomed VIP guest, Rear Adm. Michael D. Weahkee, Principal Deputy Director of the Indian Health Services (IHS)

By November 7, 2019 No Comments

On October 9, 2019, Santa Ynez Tribal Health Clinic welcomed VIP guest, Rear Adm. Michael D. Weahkee, Principal Deputy Director of the Indian Health Services (IHS), an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

As Principal Deputy Director, RADM Weahkee administers a nationwide health care delivery program that is responsible for providing preventive, curative, and community health care for approximately 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives in hospitals, clinics, and other settings throughout the United States.