Information current

April 15, 2021

Keep yourself and others safe: practise the Safe 6 and wear a mask. For medical questions or if you feel ill phone 811 or launch the COVID-19 self-assessment tool.

Find information for health professionals (COVID-19)

Memos from Chief Medical Officer of Health (CMOH) and Yukon Communicable Disease Control (YCDC)

Provider update #18: 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19) – memo from February 19, 2021

Provider update #17: 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19) – memo from February 2, 2021

[see previous memos]

Vaccines

COVID-19 vaccine guide for immunizers – February 23, 2021

Provider FAQ: COVID-19 vaccine – February 15, 2021

What to expect from the vaccine - symptoms one sheet – February 19, 2021

Storage and Handling Guide for Moderna Vaccine – January 31, 2021

Clinical guidance documents

Non-medical mask use and requests for exemptions – December 14, 2020

Mass Clinics during the COVID-19 pandemic – September 16, 2020

DST for testing recommendations and return to regular activities 6 months through 5 years – September 16, 2020

DST for testing recommendations and return to regular activities 6 years and over – September 16, 2020

Guidance for clinical staff in family physician offices – June 4, 2020

Guidance for Community Nursing Health Centres in rural Yukon – July 27, 2020

Outbreak guidance for long-term care homes – July 1, 2020

Saline Gargle Specimen Collection Procedure – January 31, 2021

COVID-19 screening questions

Community Health Centres, Medical Clinics/Outpatient Facilities and Mass Immunization Clinics – October 8, 2020

Public health management

COVID-19 public health management of cases and contacts – February 17, 2021

Testing recommendations

COVID-19 testing recommendations – Whitehorse – July 15, 2020

COVID-19 testing recommendations – rural Yukon – July 15, 2020

COVID-19 testing recommendations – saline gargle Whitehorse and rural – January 31, 2021

Provider FAQ: COVID-19 testing and clinical management – September 16, 2020

Client hand-outs on self-isolation

Information for self-isolating at home – September 15, 2020

(English(French) (Tagalog)

Information for caregivers about self-isolation – February 19, 2020

(English) (French) (Tagalog)

PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

Putting on (donning) PPE – March 23, 2020

Taking off (doffing) PPE – March 23, 2020

PPE recommendations for Yukon Health Centres – December 14, 2020

PPE recommendations for medical clinics, outpatient facilities and home visits – December 14, 2020

PPE for mass immunization clinics – October 9, 2020

PPE: extended use mask guidelines – October 8, 2020

Special populations and COVID-19 testing recommendations

COVID-19 testing recommendations for long-term care facilities – residents – April 24, 2020

COVID-19 surveillance recommendations for Whitehorse Emergency Shelter – Guests – April 25, 2020  

Signs for waiting rooms

English – February 2020

French – February 2020

Frequently asked questions and website for the public

Public COVID-19 website