If you tested positive for COVID-19 on an at-home test, please call YKHC Contact Tracing team at 907-543-6420,
between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to report your positive result.

To schedule a COVID vaccination,
In villages, call 907-543-6420
In Bethel, call 907-543-6949

Ciuniurumauten. Welcome.

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.​

20 hours ago

Parents, here are 5 facts about the COVID-19 vaccine, which was recently approved for kids ages 6 months to 5 years.○ Vaccines prevent our children from getting seriously sick or hospitalized if they get COVID-19.○ In our region, where we have many multi-generational homes, vaccinating children as soon as they are eligible protects everyone from baby to grandma.○ Children or infants who have already had COVID should still get vaccinated.○ Children ages 5 and under will get a smaller dose of the vaccines than what is given to older kids and adults.○ With this approval, the COVID-19 vaccine is now recommended for everyone six months and older.If you have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, a YKHC healthcare provider can answer them for you. To schedule an appointment or ask questions about the vaccine, in villages, call 907-543-6420. In Bethel, call 907-543-6949. ... See MoreSee Less

6 days ago

If you have any symptoms of COVID-19, including coughing, sore throat, fever, fatigue, headache or muscle or body aches, YKHC recommends you get tested. This is especially important if you are around elders, people who are immunocompromised, or anyone who is not up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations.The COVID response team will be offering testing in the following villages.• Emmonak: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sat, June 24, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sun., June 25• Alakanuk: Tuesday through Thursday, June 28–30 COVID tests are also available at your local clinic. In Bethel, testing is available 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, without an appointment on the first floor of the hospital. Please enter through the main entrance of the hospital. If you test positive for COVID-19 on a home test, please call YKHC Contact Tracing team at 907-543-6420, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to report your positive result. ... See MoreSee Less

7 days ago

During the week of June 18–24, YKHC reports two in-region hospitalizations and 160 new cases of COVID-19 in the YK Delta. The current COVID-19 level is MEDIUM. To learn more about COVID-19 levels, view our community guidance at www.ykhc.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/031122-YKHC-Guidance-for-Vaccinated-and-Unvaccinated-Indi....Two COVID-19 positive individuals were admitted into the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Regional Hospital. The 160 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in residents of:Akiachak, 1Alakanuk, 12Anvik, 3Atmautluak, 1Bethel, 35Eek, 3Emmonak, 25Holy Cross, 1Hooper Bay, 1Kipnuk, 1Kotlik, 9Kwethluk, 6Kwigillingok. 2Lower Kalskag, 2Marshall, 12Mertarvik, 1Mountain Village, 9Napakiak, 9Napaskiak, 2Newtok, 2Nunapitchuk, 4Pilot Station, 1Russian Mission, 2St. Mary’s, 6Toksook Bay, 6Tuntutuliak, 2Tununak, 2To read the full case statements, which are posted the day a positive COVID-19 case is announced, visit our website: www.ykhc.org/ykhc-news/.To view total counts of COVID-19 cases of residents and visitors in the YK Delta, visit our COVID-19 dashboard at www.ykhc.org/covid-19/. ... See MoreSee Less