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 Wednesday, December 16, YKHC received one tray of COVID-19 vaccine directly from Pfizer via UPS on Alaska Airlines flight 43 and two trays of
On December 16, YKHC reports two in-region hospitalizations, one medevac, and 40 new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. Two In-Region HospitalizationsOn December 16, two
On December 15, YKHC reports 40 new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 40 are residents in:Akiak (1)Bethel (20)Emmonak (4)Kotlik (8)Kwigillingok (1)Pilot
On December 14, YKHC reports one in-region hospitalization, one medevac, and 47 new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One In-Region HospitalizationOn December 14, one
On December 13, YKHC reports 29 new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. **Please note: Due to limited staff capacity and supplies, the volume of
On December 12, YKHC reports 67 new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. New COVID-19 CasesThe 67 are residents in:Akiak (4)Bethel (33)Bethel, non-resident (1)Emmonak (1)Kongiganak
On December 11, YKHC reports one death and 35 new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One DeathIt is with profound sadness YKHC reports the
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, in Bethel, call 543-6949, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. In villages, call your local clinic.