(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 22, 2022) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority will resume labour and delivery services at Stanton Territorial Hospital for all NWT residents.
(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.
YELLOWKNIFE (January 26, 2022) – The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority will begin a phased resumption of labour and delivery services at Stanton Territorial Hospital.
With the announcement by the Government of Canada approving the use of Pfizer’s Paxlovid COVID-19 antiviral drug there is now one