YKHC COVID-19 Response
YKHC is actively monitoring the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. Read below for the latest updates from YKHC.
Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.
- Shortness of breath
According to our current testing criteria, we are testing anyone who has traveled to the lower 48 in the past two weeks and is experiencing the above symptoms.
If you have traveled outside of the YK Delta region in the last two weeks and you have the above symptoms, call ahead before seeking care. In villages, call your village clinic. In Bethel, call 543-6949.
COVID-19 News from YKHC
On October 24, YKHC identified nine new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. Due to a significant increase in COVID-19 cases across the region, case
On October 23, YKHC identified fifty-six new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. October 23: 6 cases in Bethel On October 23, YKHC confirmed six
Due to global and national shortages of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), YKHC and other hospital systems have experienced rationing of PPE by all vendors since
On October 22, YKHC identified sixty-seven new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. October 22: 10 cases in Bethel On October 22, YKHC confirmed 10
On October 21, YKHC identified ninety-two new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. October 21: 16 cases in Bethel On October 21, YKHC confirmed sixteen