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 July 28, YKHC reports one death, one new hospitalization and nine new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One Death It is with profound
On July 27, YKHC reports twenty-one new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 21 are residents in:Akiachak (3)Bethel (3)Chefornak (1)Kongiginak (1)Kotlik (3)Kwethluk
On July 24, YKHC reports eighteen new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 18 are residents in:Hooper Bay (1)Marshall (1)Napakiak (2)Scammon Bay
On July 23, YKHC reports fifteen new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 15 are residents in:Akiachak (9)Akiachak, out of region (2)Alakanuk
On July 22, YKHC reports one new hospitalization and fourteen new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One HospitalizationOne COVID-19 positive individual was admitted into
On July 21, YKHC reports twenty-one new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 21 are residents in:Akiachak (4)Bethel (2)Chevak (1)Hooper Bay (5)Scammon