September 2, 2021: public exposure notification

The Yukon’s acting Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Catherine Elliott has issued a COVID-19 public exposure notice.

Public exposure notification 

People may have been exposed to COVID-19 infection if they were on the following flight:

  • Sunday August 29, 2021
    • Air North flight (4N554)
      Vancouver to Whitehorse
      Departure: 1:35 p.m., arrival: 3:59 p.m.

Anyone on this flight is asked to self-monitor for symptoms until September 12, 2021. If symptoms appear, self-isolate, remain at home and arrange to get tested either by calling 867-393-3083 or booking a test online. Rural Yukon residents should contact their community health centre to arrange for testing. Anyone on this flight who is not fully vaccinated should especially self-monitor for symptoms.

Vaccinations

Yukoners are encouraged to get vaccinated if they are eligible and have not yet done so. Vaccine information is available online.

Contact 

Patricia Living
Communications, Health and Social Services
867-335-1531
patricia.living@yukon.ca

News release #: 
21-324