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February 6, 2024
Public Notice

(Yellowknife, Inuvik – February 6, 2024) - The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) would like to advise residents of planned temporary mammography service closures, while new mammography machines are installed at the Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH)

February 2, 2024
Public Notice

(Fort Smith, February 2, 2024) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) is pleased to announce the official resumption of regular (planned) birthing services at the Fort Smith Health Centre supported by the Midwifery Service, effective February 5,

January 23, 2024
Public Notice

(Fort Smith, January 23, 2024) The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) is providing notice to residents about available mental health and wellness supports both in Fort Smith and other regions of the NWT.

January 23, 2024
Public Notice

UPDATE, January 24 - Fort Smith Health Centre deactivated Mass Casualty protocol and will return to regular services as of January 25, 2024.

January 19, 2024
News Release

Inuvik (January 19, 2024) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) is announcing the end of a temporary sus

January 19, 2024
Blog Post

Across the Northwest Territories, the respiratory season’s influenza activity, commonly known as the flu, is more than double that of the previous season.  

January 15, 2024
Public Notice

(Inuvik, January 15, 2024) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) is announcing the extension of a temporary suspension of regular (planned) labour and delivery services at the Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH).

January 15, 2024
Public Notice

UPDATE: January 17, 2024 - The day shelter - located at the site of the old visitors centre - is now open and returned to usual operations.

January 11, 2024
Public Notice

(Inuvik, January 11, 2024) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services (NTHSSA) is announcing the temporary suspension of regular (planned) labour and delivery services at the Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH) from January 11, 2024, through midnight January 14. 2024.

January 10, 2024
Public Notice

(Yellowknife, January 10, 2024) The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) is advising residents that the Frame Lake Community Health Clinic, located at 312 Old Airport Rd. is currently closed (as of 12:00 p.m.

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