Public Notice – Additional First Dose Appointments in Yellowknife for Priority Populations, Second Dose Appointments Being Delayed in Some Communities (February 12, 2021)
Thanks to a great response from residents, we have fully booked all available COVID-19 vaccine appointments between January 26-30 for the expanded priority group in Yellowknife. We are closely monitoring our vaccine supply and may open more appointments if doses become available.
NTHSSA has established a closed overflow vaccination clinic site for the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Please note that the clinic is not open to the general public.
COVID-19 VACCINE UPDATE for residents in Yellowknife:
We do apologize for the inconvenience or frustration that the phone backlog may have caused and we are committed to ensuring people have the opportunity to receive an appointment.
Yellowknife residents 60+ who have not yet been able to book for this week's COVID vaccine clinic, please read this notice!
The Yellowknife Regional Wellness Council is holding a meeting. The public are invited to join either via Zoom or Teleconference. Due to COVID-19, only board members will attend in person, to ensure social distancing can be maintained throughout the meeting.
Covid-19 testing will be available in Yellowknife from from noon to 4pm on Saturday January 16th and Sunday January 17th, 2021. Details about booking here.
OVERVIEW: On July 23, 2020 surgical services at Stanton Territorial Hospital were impacted by issues related to the processing/sterilization of surgical supplies and devices. The NTHSSA has been working to rectify the issues since that time.