YKHC COVID-19 News
Please note: YKHC discloses COVID-19 information for communities that have submitted written authorization from Tribal leadership. The purpose of this is to protect patient privacy, raise awareness of current public health risks, encourage community response and prevention, and promote the use of COVID-19 precautions.
On November 8, YKHC reports one in-region hospitalization and identified fifty-six new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One in-region hospitalizationLate in the day on
On November 8, two residents at the YKHC Long Term Care facility in Bethel tested positive for COVID-19. There are currently 15 residents at the
On November 7, YKHC confirmed a local employee at the YKHC Long Term Care (LTC) center tested positive for COVID-19. The individual was asympomatic and
On November 7, YKHC reports three in-region hospitalizations and identified fifty-two new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. Three in-region hospitalizationsOvernight three COVID-19 positive individuals
On November 6, YKHC identified fifty-two new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. 2 cases in two YKHC service area villagesOn November 6, YKHC confirmed
On November 5, YKHC reports one new in-region hospitalization and identified forty-six new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One new in-region hospitalizationOn November 5,
Last week YKHC received 4,000 Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 cards from the State of Alaska and will soon incorporate use of them throughout our health system.
On November 4, YKHC reports one new in-region hospitalizations and identified forty-six new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One new in-region hospitalizationLate in the
On November 3, YKHC identified forty-three new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. 1 case in NunapitchukOn November 3, YKHC confirmed one Nunapitchuk resident tested
COVID-19: Call Before Seeking Care
If you have symptoms like a fever, cough or shortness of breath, do not go to your village clinic and do not go to the Emergency Room in Bethel. Instead, call your village clinic, or in Bethel, call 543-6949.