Southcentral Foundation Review

Since 1982, the residents of Matanuska-Susitna Valley and its surroundings have been enjoying a wide range of health services from Southcentral Foundation. The organization which is the largest in the country CIRI has various characteristics that make it stand out.


Southcentral Foundation is Alaska Native-owned and owns the Alaska Native Medical Center since 1999. The foundation is chaired by James Segura, a Southcentral Foundation director since its establishment. Segura serves as chair and director of several other organizations in Alaska and therefore one of the most influential people in the in Alaska. Charles Anderson, a former legislature, police chief and member of several statutory bodies serves Southcentral Foundation as a director and vice chairman, while a Karen Caindec, prominent in business and philanthropic activities serves as the treasurer. Charles Akers, a former hospital corpsman in the US Navy with over a decade executive duties in the public services serves as a director of the Southcentral Foundation alongside Roy Huhndorf and Dr. Terry Simpson. Simpson has served Alaska in community health and as chairman, president and executive in several organizations over two decades, while Terry is a vascular surgeon and an assistant professor serving as a director at the Cook Inlet Region Inc. with Simpson as well.


Southcentral Foundation has a statewide service as well as various other places outside Alaska. The organization offers services in audiology, behavioral health, child and family development, dental health, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, and optometry. The Southcentral Foundation also serves the community on health, employment, housing and many other social and economic education and advocacy intestines through its Alaska, Native Health Resource Advocate Program. The organization runs programs to facilitate native men’s wellness through research, clinics, and pharmacies as well as patients attendance services in both emergency and home-based care.

Customer Reviews

Based on 25 reviews, Southcentral Foundation is rated 3.21/ 5.0 on with clients recommending the facility to other people. While some clients approve of the efficiencies and sophistication of the services, programs, and equipment used in Southcentral Foundation, some clients claim of poor services to nonnatives, staff composing of close family members while one claimed of attended to by a staff with no medical background. Hover, 59 users who voted at Southcentral Foundation’s Facebook page gave an average of 4.2/5.0.


Services and personnel at the Southcentral Foundation can be contacted at their offices from Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. 5 p.m. at

Mt. Ahklun Building

Administrative Office

4501 Diplomacy Drive

Anchorage, AK 99508 or call (907) 729-4955

Toll-Free (800) 478-3343

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