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15 April 2021
Last night at around 8 p.m. we confirmed a positive case of COVID-19 in Iqaluit. The individual is an exempted critical worker who has been in the territory for about 16 days and became symptomatic two days ago.
15 April 2021
Nunavut’s Minister of Health Lorne Kusugak has extended the territory’s public health emergency until April 29, 2021.
14 April 2021
Dr. Michael Patterson, Nunavut’s Chief Public Health Officer, has confirmed a positive case of COVID-19 in Iqaluit.
07 April 2021
On April 7, Nunavummiut are encouraged to recognize World Health Day, a global health awareness day that celebrates the creation of the World Health Organization (WHO).
06 April 2021
Today, Nunavut’s Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Michael Patterson, announced changes to public health measures across the Kivalliq region.
01 April 2021
Nunavut’s Minister of Health Lorne Kusugak has extended the territory’s public health emergency until April 15, 2021.
01 April 2021
April is Oral Health Month in Canada. This year, the Canadian Dental Hygiene Association has announced a theme of “Oral Health for Total Health,” a reminder that taking care of our mouths helps our overall health too.
30 March 2021
As Nunavummiut prepare to enjoy time out on the land with their families this spring, the Department of Health is providing tips on how to avoid exposure to rabies.
29 March 2021
March is National Nutrition Month!
24 March 2021
March 24 is World Tuberculosis (TB) Day.