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 October 20, YKHC identified seventy-eight new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta and reports one new death. October 20: One new death (fourth in-region)
On October 19, YKHC identified nine new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. October 19: Case 1, 2, and 3 Late in the day on
On October 17, YKHC identified twelve new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta and reports its second in-region hospitalization. October 17: Second in-region hospitalization Late
On October 16, YKHC identified thirteen new COVID-19 cases in the YK Delta. October 16: Case 1 and 2 Late in the day on October
On September 16, the Native Village of Nunapitchuk, City of Nunapitchuk, and YKHC issued a joint statement that community spread of the novel coronavirus, or
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.