September 21, 2020

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.

September 14, 2020

(September 14, 2020) The NTHSSA continues to face issues with medical device reprocessing services at Stanton, these issues started in late July, 2020.

September 4, 2020

The NWT Health and Social Services Authorities COVID-19 Response Team’s Pandemic Response Plan for Health Services (Pandemic Response Plan) is a document that outlines the patient care actions that will be taken as the demand for health services evolves due to the introduction of COVID-19 through

September 3, 2020

(Yellowknife – September 2, 2020) – Starting Monday August 31st, 2020, the NWT health and social service (HSS) authorities started the process to implement continuous masking in all facilities and offices across the NWT. 

September 2, 2020

NTHSSA is opening the drive through COVID-19 screening service in Yellowknife starting Tuesday, September 8th. The drive-thru is located behind the downtown Yellowknife Primary Care site (access from 47th street)

This service will be available Monday- Friday, 8:30- 1600.

September 1, 2020

YELLOWKNIFE (September 1, 2020) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority today announced the upcoming appointment of a new Territorial Medical Director (TMD).

August 17, 2020
Annual General Meeting

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority will be hosting its Annual General Meeting for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. This event is open to the public.

When: August 25, 2020; 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

July 31, 2020

Yellowknife (July 31, 2020)  - The current temporary day shelter located at the Salvation Army will be closing at end of day Friday, July 31. This shelter was opened as part of efforts to expand space and options for vulnerable individuals in Yellowknife during the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 30, 2020

Stanton Lab services have returned to regular hours. The Stanton lab will be available from 8:00AM to 3:30PM, Monday to Friday, and will be closed on weekends and Statutory Holidays.

July 24, 2020

YELLOWKNIFE (July 24, 2020) – Starting on Wednesday July 22nd, sterilization services at Stanton Territorial Hospital were impacted by equipment malfunctions.