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.
The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation urges all communities in the YK Delta region to immediately enter into a month-long shelter-in-place, or lockdown, to curb the spread
On November 15, YKHC reports one death and fifteen new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One deathIt is with profound sadness YKHC reports that
On November 14, YKHC reports two hospitalizations and fifty-three new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. Two in-region hospitalizationsTwo COVID-19 positive individuals were admitted into
On November 13, YKHC identified one-hundred new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. 14 cases in AkiakOn November 13, YKHC confirmed 14 Akiak residents tested
On November 12, YKHC reports one death and identified sixty-four new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One deathIt is with profound sadness YKHC reports
On November 11, YKHC reports one hospitalization and twenty-nine new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One in-region hospitalizationOne COVID-19 positive individual was admitted into
On November 10, YKHC reports one death, one hospitalization, one medevac, and identified twenty-one new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. One deathIt is with
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.