Medical Providers

Chris Hansen, PA, Dahl Medical Director. Chris spent 16 years in the military, ending his career as a special forces Medic. He then entered PA school with the desire to serve in rural communities. He has practiced in rural Kansas, Utah, and in native villages of Norton Sound in western Alaska.

Karen Johnston, ANP


Johanna Huff, ANP


Carol Borg, ANP Seasonal Locum

John Hischer, LCSW, CDC 1, is a Licensed Clinical Social worker.  His special interests are in trauma and substance abuse issues.

Nathan Peimann, MD, is DMC’s medical advisor. He is an emergency room physician at Bartlett Hospital in Juneau. Dr. Peimann visits Skagway quarterly to see patients and conduct chart reviews.


Other medical staff

  Amy Coughran,   Registered Nurse

Amy Coughran, Registered Nurse

  Evie Helmer, Dispensary Technician

Evie Helmer, Dispensary Technician


Administrative & Reception Staff

  Shelly O'Boyle Executive Director

Shelly O'Boyle
Executive Director


Medical Assistants


Hannah Clark, MA

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Pam Joy, CMA


Haylie Whitaker, CMA


  Audrey, Registered Nurse

Audrey, Registered Nurse

 Tyler Haritzalde, Receptionist

Tyler Haritzalde, Receptionist

  Estelita Fielding   Administrative Manager

Estelita Fielding
Administrative Manager

  Georgia Cochran Administrative Assistant

Georgia Cochran
Administrative Assistant

  Brian Jones Health IT Specialist

Brian Jones
Health IT Specialist

  Philipp Wagner Medical Account Analyst

Philipp Wagner
Medical Account Analyst

  Valerie Zimbrich Receptionist

Valerie Zimbrich

  John Sullivan Accounts & Benefits Specialist

John Sullivan
Accounts & Benefits Specialist