Handles the administrative functions of the department and its programs, including but not limited to the areas of budget, contracts, finance, grants, Health Board, personnel, purchasing, safety, and staff recruitment, retention and training. HD Facility Maintenance Provides building maintenance services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to the 14 Barrow facilities that are owned or leased by the department. Health Administration also oversees the Health Impact Assessment Program, which analyzes public health impacts from oil and gas projects on the North Slope.


4772 Herman Street | Barrow, AK 99723
Ph: 907.852.0344 | Fax: 907.852.0389

Rosemarie Habeich, Director
Email: rosemarie.habeich@north-slope.org
Phone Number: (907) 852-0344
Fax Number: (907) 852-0389

Qaiyaan Suesue, Assistant to the Director
Email: qaiyaan.suesue@north-slope.org
Phone Number: (907) 852-0344
Fax Number: (907) 852-0389

Ellen Sovalik, Deputy Director, Administration
Email: ellen.sovalik@north-slope.org
Phone Number: (907) 852-0366
Fax Number: (907) 852-0289