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June 6, 2022
Public Notice

(Yellowknife, June 6, 2022) – NWT residents are being informed that the Proof of Vaccination Credential (PVC) is being updated to include middle names.

May 26, 2022
Public Notice

(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.

May 12, 2022
Public Notice

(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 27, 2022
Public Notice

(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.

April 19, 2022
Public Notice

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.

April 14, 2022
Public Notice

From April 17th to April 24, the Fort Smith Health Centre will be operating with a reduced number of physicians.

April 14, 2022
Public Notice

(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.

April 14, 2022
Public Notice

For Easter Long weekend, hours of operation for health and social services will be changing. Many locations will be closed on both Friday April 15th and Monday April 18th.

April 8, 2022
Public Notice

(Updated April 8, 2022) – In addition to the below information, it is recommended that immunocompromised persons ages 5 and older receive a 3rd booster dose of their vaccine series.

April 6, 2022
Public Notice

(Yellowknife - April 6, 2022) The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) is advising residents that there is a current outbreak of COVID-19 at Stanton Territorial Hospital.

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