AK DOC Today

News, Events, and Activities in the Alaska Department of Corrections

DOC Honors Certified Nurses

Certified Nurses Day was Sunday, March 19th, a day recognizing nurses who contribute to better patient outcomes through national board certification in their specialty.

Please join us in honoring our dedicated board certified nurses at the Alaska Department of Corrections for their quality and compassionate care.

Colleen Howard – Anchorage Correctional Complex – certified in emergency nursing

Tom Day – Ketchikan Correctional Complex – certified in emergency nursing

Melinda Rodgers – Ketchikan Correctional Complex – certified in medical surgical nursing

Janet Hilleary – Wildwood Correctional Complex – certified in medical surgical nursing

Kim Culross – Anchorage Central Office – certified in ambulatory care and telehealth nursing

(Pictured below Nurse Janet Hileary & Nurse Tom Day)

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New K-9 Drug Detection Dogs To Be Used By DOC & DPS

Check out this Channel 2 News, KTUU story by Dan Carpenter on the new K-9 Drug Detection Dogs that are being trained to be utilized by Alaska Department of Corrections & Alaska State Troopers throughout Alaska.