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New Quarantine Guidance for vaccinated persons exposed to someone with COVID-19

Following new guidance from the CDC, YKHC is now changing it’s quarantine guidance for vaccinated individuals. Vaccinated persons with an exposure to someone with a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19 are not required to quarantine if they meet all of the following criteria:

  1. They are fully vaccinated (greater than two weeks following receipt of the second dose in a two dose series).
  2. Are within three months following the last dose in the series.
  3. Have remained asymptomatic since the exposure.
  4. Targeted testing will still be performed for exposed person in accordance with YKHC guidance.

YKHC continues to recommend everyone in the YK Delta age 16 and older receive the COVID-19 vaccine. For more information, visit our website here: https://www.ykhc.org/covid-19/vaccine/

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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.