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 15, YKHC reports one hospitalization and one hundred new cases of COVID-19 in the YK Delta. One in-region hospitalizationOne COVID-19 positive individual was
On October 14, YKHC reports two in-region hospitalizations and fifty-three new cases of COVID-19 in the YK Delta. Two in-region hospitalizationsTwo COVID-19 positive individuals were
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On October 13, YKHC reports two in-region hospitalizations and forty-three new cases of COVID-19 in the YK Delta. Two in-region hospitalizationsTwo COVID-19 positive individuals were
On October 12, YKHC reports sixty new cases of COVID-19 in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 60 are residents in:Akiachak (1)Aniak (9)Bethel (2)Chevak (2)Hooper
On October 9, YKHC reports one hospitalization and sixty-four new cases of COVID-19 in the YK Delta. One In-Region HospitalizationOne COVID-19 positive individual was admitted