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10 August 2022
The Department of Health is issuing a boil water advisory for the Hamlet of Gjoa Haven.
08 August 2022
The COVID-19 vaccine is Nunavut’s best protection against this virus, and all Nunavummiut are encouraged to be vaccinated as soon as they are...
05 August 2022
Health experts are warning of a potential wave or an increase in COVID-19 cases this fall and winter.
05 August 2022
The Canadian Wildlife Service (CWS) has informed the Government of Nunavut (GN) of two suspected cases of avian flu in Nunavut discovered during...
03 August 2022
The Department of Health is advising residents of Kinngait of a temporary closure of the health centre from August 9 to September 30, 2022 due to...
02 August 2022
The Department of Health advises residents of the Hamlet of Rankin Inlet that the boil water advisory is lifted.
02 August 2022
August is National Immunization Awareness Month in Canada.
02 August 2022
The Department of Health is issuing a boil water advisory for residents of Rankin Inlet.
26 July 2022
The Departments of Health and Community Government Services (CGS) are advising residents of Rankin Inlet of a sewage spill at the Johnston Cove lift...
25 July 2022
The Department of Health is advising residents of Pangnirtung of a temporary closure of the health centre from August 1 to 7 due to staff shortages.
22 July 2022
Warning: Topics discussed may be distressing to some individuals.
21 July 2022
The Department of Health is reminding Nunavummiut to be aware of the risk of exposure to rabies by keeping a close eye on their dogs and to not let...

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Expiry Date: 19 August 2022
This employment opportunity is restricted to residents of Iqaluit only. Reporting to the Manager – Oral Health Programs (OHP) and working with Dental Therapist (DT’s), Territorial Dental Office (TDO...
Expiry Date: 26 August 2022
This employment opportunity is restricted to Nunavut Inuit who reside in Iqaluit only. Reporting to the Nurse Manager Clinics, the Referral Coordinator, Ottawa Referrals (Coordinator) is a member of...
This employment opportunity is open to all applicants. The Government of Nunavut was selected as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People and recent graduates in 2021.  With one of the fastest...