Public Notice: NTHSSA Reminds Residents that the Outpatient Lab Services at the Yellowknife Primary Care Centre is on Reduced Services

Public Notice

(Yellowknife – February 27, 2024) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) would like to remind residents that outpatient lab services at Yellowknife Primary Care Centre (YPCC), located in Downtown Yellowknife at 4915 48 street remains on reduced services.

While primary care services are operating as normal; lab services continue to be closed due to a result of a flooding incident that took place in January 2024. Laboratory and Diagnostic Imaging services are still available at Stanton Territorial Hospital (STH) located at 548 Byrne Road, 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.   

Efforts have been made to enhance services at STH by ensuring staff ordinarily scheduled to work at YPCC are redeployed to STH to support the increased demand.

NTHSSA continues to thank residents for their understanding and patience during this time. NTHSSA will continue to update residents as information about re-opening at YPCC becomes available.

For more information, visit


For media requests, please contact:

NTHSSA Communications