On April 21, YKHC reports five new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 5 are residents in:Akiachak (1)Bethel (2)Cherfornak (1)Toksook Bay (1)
Call Before Seeking Care
If you or someone in your household has respiratory symptoms, before seeking care call your local village clinic or in Bethel call the COVID-19 hotline at 543-6949. The COVID-19 hotline is staffed Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation, commonly referred to as YKHC, is a Tribal Organization that administers a comprehensive healthcare delivery system for 58 rural communities in southwest Alaska.
Each of the communities in our service area is home to a federally-recognized Tribe, whose governing council has authorized YKHC to provide health services on behalf of the federal Indian Health Service (IHS).
YKHC’s healthcare delivery system includes community clinics, sub-regional clinics in five of the area’s larger communities, a regional hospital, dental and optometry services, behavioral health services, substance abuse counseling and treatment, health promotion and disease prevention programs, and environmental health services.
Gold Seal Certified
The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval.
On April 20, YKHC reports thirteen new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 13 are residents in:Marshall (1)Mt. Village (4)Scammon Bay (1)Toksook
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation (YKHC) reported Tuesday that the communitiesof Nightmute, Alakanuk and Bethel have each had one fox test positive for rabies in recent weeks.