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July 20, 2021

YELLOWKNIFE (July 22, 2021) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority is pleased to welcome two new additions to the Family Medicine Residency Program in Yellowknife. 

July 16, 2021

Due to uncontrollable circumstances, the Fort Smith Health Centre is expecting a shortage of healthcare service practitioners for the remainder of July and into August.

July 12, 2021

(Yellowknife) July 13, 2021 -  Residents living in communities that do not have weekly vaccination clinics in place like Fort Smith, Hay River, Inuvik and Yellowknife can now register for a COVID-19 vaccination by submitting their information through the COVID-19 Vaccination Requ

June 14, 2021

Please find the updated Medical Travel info for Fort Simpson below. Please ensure you are using the below information when contacting Fort Simpson Medical Travel.

June 14, 2021

Yellowknife (June 14, 2021) -  On behalf of the Leadership Council of NTHSSA, I want to advise all staff about the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer. I am pleased to announce that Mrs.

June 4, 2021

NTHSSA will be delivering vaccine clinics for 12-17 year olds in Yellowknife schools on Monday, June 7 and Tuesday, June 8th. A letter has gone to parents to inform on process and consent requirements.

Attending with Your Child

May 31, 2021

Yellowknife (May 31, 2021) - The current temporary day shelter located at the Mine Rescue Building will be closing at end of day Monday, May 31. This shelter was opened to support vulnerable individuals in Yellowknife during the winter months.

May 27, 2021

UPDATE, MAY 28 - After-hours emergency number for Jean Marie River: 695-3232

Residents who are currently evacuated to Fort Providence and in need of medical care should attend the Fort Providence Health Centre.

May 26, 2021

Please be aware that the Temporary Day Shelter established under the Emergency Management Act in Yellowknife will be closing on May 31.

NTHSSA extends thanks to neighbouring businesses who have supported the program for their collaboration and care over the past year.

May 21, 2021

The Office of the Chief Public Health Officer has issued new guidance for testing for symptomatic students and teachers for return-to-school.

To facilitate this process the NTHSSA has taken the following steps:

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