Norton Sound Health Corporation

Welcome to the website of Norton Sound Health Corporation (NSHC), a tribally owned and operated, independent, not-for-profit health care organization. NSHC operates the Norton Sound Regional Hospital in Nome and clinics in the 15 villages within the 44,000 square miles that comprise the Bering Strait region.

NSHC was established in 1970 to meet the health care needs of the Bering Strait region’s Inupiaq, Siberian Yupik and Yup’ik people. Its mission is to provide quality health services and promote wellness within our people and environment.

October 2015 Recipe
Recipe of the Month: Moose Meat Soup

COLA Gives NSHC Departments Stamp of Approval

NSHC Village Health Services and CAMP are recognized for quality laboratory services.

Help Us Honor Culture and Respect Elders

Share Your Traditional Foods
The NSHC Quyanna Care Center is looking for donations of traditional foods for residents.
Please bring fresh, seasonal foods with information including the date, origin and who collected it to the Quyanna Care Center. Items can be delivered Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. for more information, call 907-443-3357