(Fort Smith, March 7, 2022) - Fort Smith Health Centre will be operating at normal service levels. Booked appointments will proceed and anyone who requires services should contact the health centre as usual.
Mental health and community wellness services for children, youth, adults and families in Fort Smith can be accessed virtually 24/7
(Yellowknife, March 3, 2022) – Due reduced staffing capacity caused by vacancies, in-school Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) services will remain suspended through the rest of the 2022 school year.
(Yellowknife, March, 1, 2022) – Starting April 1st, 2022 the Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority will be the operator of the sobering centre located on 50th street in Yellowknife.
(Yellowknife, February 9, 2021) – The following updates to vaccination recommendations have been provided by National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI):
February 7, 2022 - Due to staffing capacities, the following service changes are in effect:
(Yellowknife, February 7, 2022) – Anyone who downloaded an Electronic Proof of Vaccination Credential (PVC) between January 27, 2022 at 12:00 noon and February 3, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. is being asked to redownload a new credential, to ensure that their credential can be scanned.
(Yellowknife, January 28, 2022) – Electronic proof of Vaccination Credentials (PVCs) are now available to children aged 5-11.
The National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) has recommended that patients with moderate to severe immunocompromise due to disease or treatment be offered an additional fourth dose at least 6 months following their third dose.
With the announcement by the Government of Canada approving the use of Pfizer’s Paxlovid COVID-19 antiviral drug there is now one