Newsroom

July 31, 2020

Yellowknife (July 31, 2020)  - The current temporary day shelter located at the Salvation Army will be closing at end of day Friday, July 31. This shelter was opened as part of efforts to expand space and options for vulnerable individuals in Yellowknife during the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 30, 2020

Stanton Lab services have returned to regular hours. The Stanton lab will be available from 8:00AM to 3:30PM, Monday to Friday, and will be closed on weekends and Statutory Holidays.

July 24, 2020

YELLOWKNIFE (July 24, 2020) – Starting on Wednesday July 22nd, sterilization services at Stanton Territorial Hospital were impacted by equipment malfunctions. 

July 6, 2020

(July 3, 2020) - The Office of the Chief Public Health Officer (OCPHO) requires that all Long Term Care (LTC) facilities in the NWT implement enhanced outbreak prevention activities.

July 3, 2020

YELLOWKNIFE (July 3, 2020) – Visitation at the Inuvik Long Term Care is being suspended effective immediately due to a possible case of chickenpox (varicella) in the facility.

June 19, 2020

(June 19, 2020) - NTHSSA is pleased to announce updates to previous service reductions and restrictions that were introduced during the beginning period of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

June 19, 2020

NTHSSA is pleased to announce updates to previous service reductions and restrictions that were introduced during the beginning period of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

June 3, 2020

Fort Smith, June 3, 2020 — Over the last month and especially over  the last two weeks, Fort Smith has seen a significant decrease in the number of patients requiring COVID-19 testing at the COVID-19 offsite screening clinic.

May 29, 2020

In response to COVID-19, Virtual Care services are being offered across the NWT, and the NTHSSA Rehabilitation team was one of the first programs to start offering these virtual appointments.

May 15, 2020

Over the past weeks, Fort Smith has seen a significant reduction in the number of patients requiring testing for COVID-19.

Pages