About Alaska Physicians & Surgeons

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Our Mission

The Physicians of Alaska Physicians & Surgeons, Inc. (APS) join together to provide responsible and accountable patient care, which is physician-directed, patient-centered and cost-effective, and to work to preserve access to timely & appropriate primary care and specialty care for all Alaskans.

  • Coordinate patient care efforts with other providers, physicians, institutions, and professional and lay caregivers
  • Coordinate patient care efforts with other providers, physicians, institutions, and professional and lay caregivers
  • Work with providers for the provision of cost effective services
  • Participate with employers and health insurance companies to design health benefit plans
  • Provide compassionate, ethical and scientifically based patient care
  • Develop and maintain standards for treatment outcomes and patient satisfaction
  • Support public health practices and disease prevention
  • Respond to patient cultural needs and economic circumstances