(June 29, 2022 – Yellowknife) NWT residents are being notified that due to a service provider change some diagnostic imaging results requested by NWT healthcare providers may experience slight delays in the month of July.
(Yellowknife, June 22, 2022) - NWT health and social services authorities are notifying residents that throughout the summer months low staffing levels across a number of areas may lead to service reductions or closures.
(Yellowknife – June 16, 2022) – Effective the weekend of June 18th and 19th, the Yellowknife COVID-19 testing site located at 108 Archibald Street will be closed on weekends.
(Yellowknife, June 6, 2022) – NWT residents are being informed that the Proof of Vaccination Credential (PVC) is being updated to include middle names.
(Yellowknife, May 26, 2022) – Residents in Yellowknife are being advised of reduced access to services in Primary Care Services due to lower than normal practitioner staffing for clinics at Yellowknife Primary Care and Frame Lake Community Health Clinic.
(Yellowknife, May 12, 2022) – In line with recommendations by Chief Public Health Officer, vaccination access is being further expanded and all residents are encouraged to access their recommended COVID vaccination dose as soon as they become eligible.
(April 28, 2022, Yellowknife) – Novavax’s Nuvaxovid COVID-19 vaccine has arrived in the NWT and is now available to residents. The vaccine is approved for people who are 18 years of age and older.
Yellowknife (April 19, 2022) – The COVID-19 vaccination clinic in Yellowknife is not accepting walk-in appointments for today, April 19th. Regularly scheduled vaccination appointments will continue to be available.
From April 17th to April 24, the Fort Smith Health Centre will be operating with a reduced number of physicians.
(Yellowknife, April 14, 2022) – Labour and Delivery services at Stanton Territorial Hospital has returned to full capacity. This includes services provided to Nunavut residents from the Kitikmeot region, the final phase of service resumption after reduced services.