(Updated April 8, 2022) – In addition to the below information, it is recommended that immunocompromised persons ages 5 and older receive a 3rd booster dose of their vaccine series.
(Yellowknife - April 6, 2022) The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) is advising residents that there is a current outbreak of COVID-19 at Stanton Territorial Hospital.
(Yellowknife, April 1, 2022) – As of April 1st, the Public Health Emergency in the Northwest Territories has been rescinded. This does not mean COVID is over, or that the harms of COVID will disappear.
(Yellowknife, March 30, 2022) – Beginning tomorrow, March 31, there will be changes taking effect in the delivery of day and sobering centre services in Yellowknife.
Letters validating recovery from a prior COVID-19 infection are no longer being issued by the NWT Health System
Yellowknife (March 22, 2022) – The Office of the Chief Public Health Officer and Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority will no longer be issuing letters to individuals who have recovered from a COVID-19 infection.
(Aklavik, March 18, 2022) – Due to staffing capacity, the Aklavik health centre will be operating on emergency service only, on March 18th, 2022 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.