December 2, 2020

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Leadership Council is holding a board meeting that is open to the public. For the public, these meeting can only be observed.

November 24, 2020

November 22nd to 28th is National Addictions Awareness Weeks (NAAW), and this year, the theme is the “Change Begins with me.”

Addictions and substance abuse impact a broad number of people in various walks of life.

November 19, 2020

ISSUE: Since late July, 2020 Stanton Territorial Hospital has faced issues with sterilization services leading to a reduction in surgical service capacity at the hospital



Surgical Services:

November 17, 2020

Yellowknife (November 16, 2020) Thanks to the successful first flu vaccination clinic, over 4,700 vaccinations have been delivered to Yellowknife residents. 

November 10, 2020

Drive-thru testing will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

November 4, 2020

What is the issue with the sterilization processes at Stanton?

October 28, 2020

After a successful first day at our mass-vaccination clinic at the YK Multiplex DND Gym we will be opening up to 100 additional spaces each day for the rest of the week. These spaces can be booked online at the link below.

October 23, 2020

For more information on COVID testing access and availability, please click here.


For the weekend of October 24 and 25 the following options are available for testing in Inuvik and Yellowknife:

October 16, 2020

For the most recent information on COVID testing in Yellowknife, how to request a COVID test, and COVID testing site locations, please click here.


October 8, 2020

Effective October 19th, 2020, the Stanton Laboratory will be extending its hours of operations to 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Monday to Friday. These extended hours are expected to decrease patient wait times at the Stanton Laboratory. Regular Stanton Lab hours are 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM Monday to Friday.