Information current

November 23, 2020

We're in Phase 3 of lifting COVID-19 restrictions. Watch the latest video update. For medical questions or if you feel ill, phone 811, or launch the COVID-19 self-assessment tool.

New self-isolation requirements in effect as of Friday, November 20 at 5 p.m.

Find information for health professionals (COVID-19)

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

Provider update #15: 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19) – memo from October 9, 2020

Provider update #14: 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19) – memo from September 16, 2020

[see previous memos]

Clinical guidance documents

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

Referral for Evaluation of Patients in Whitehorse – July 31, 2020

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 – July 13, 2020

Testing recommendations

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

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

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 – April 24, 2020

PPE recommendations for medical clinics and outpatient facilities – April 24, 2020

PPE for mass immunization clinics – October 9, 2020

PPE for mass clinics: extended use mask guidelines – October 8, 2020

PPE for mass clinics: mask re-use 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