To keep everyone safe, screeners are in place at all public entrances to the hospital. You will be asked about your travel, symptoms and to perform hand hygiene. Additional visitor restrictions may be in place, so please check our COVID-19 information page before coming to hospital.

News Archive 2021

Posted 3/8/2021
Learn more about Yukon Hospitals' COVID-19 vaccination team Denica Christiansen and Keith Welch draw 10 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine from a vial, time stamp each syringe, and prepare for... More
Posted 3/15/2021
Learn more about how screeners help keep staff and patients safe. Lizzy Sparling waits just inside the Emergency Department entrance at Whitehorse General Hospital as patients, visitors and winter... More
Posted 5/3/2021
Five-year replacement strategy prioritizes patient, staff safety Most lives begin and end in them. We spend roughly a third of our lives sleeping in them. We heal and recover in them during... More
Posted 5/25/2021
New program connects Indigenous Yukon youth with career opportunities in healthcare Sylas Itsi pulls a strip of individually packed pills from the drug dose-packaging machine in Whitehorse General... More
Posted 6/1/2021
1Health, the Yukon's new electronic health record system, launched Tuesday, June 1 in our three hospitals. Our staff and physicians use a computer system called MEDITECH to register patients... More
Posted 7/5/2021
Partnership with Council of Yukon First Nations (CYFN) enhances maternity care at Whitehorse General Hospital (WGH) Late last year, Yukon Hospitals’ First Nations Health Programs (FNHP) team was... More
Posted 8/2/2021
Yukon Hospital Corporation (YHC) is embarking this month on the development of its next Strategic Plan (2022 to 2027). Hospital leaders are asking for input and feedback from Yukoners, as the... More
Posted 9/27/2021
You’re invited to our 2021 Annual Public Meeting of the Yukon Hospital Corporation’s Board of Trustees. The meeting will be held virtually Wednesday, October 27, 2021 from 5 - 6 PM. All... More
Posted 10/8/2021
Our hospitals continue to adapt our operations to reflect the current risk environment. We have a responsibility to take every necessary precaution to keep our patients, people and community... More