• Ontario Receipting for Vaccines Administered in the Weeneebayko Region

    In Ontario, COVID-19 vaccination data has been entered into a secure provincial portal sometimes called‘COVAXON’, or the Ontario COVID-19 Vaccination Service. Data may be entered into this system for vaccines administered in municipalities, at hospitals and places of employment, in First Nations communities where the First Nation has given approval for their data to be…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 and One Resolved Case Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and one resolved case confirmed in our region. The regional case count is zero.   In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was within 2 metres or 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes during the…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 and Zero Resolved Case Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and zero resolved case confirmed in our region. The regional case count is one, this case is in Attawapiskat.   In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was within 2 metres or 6 feet of an infected person for at…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 and Zero Resolved Case Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and zero resolved case confirmed in our region. The regional case count is one, this case is in Attawapiskat.   In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was within 2 metres or 6 feet of an infected person for at…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 and Zero Resolved Case Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and zero resolved case confirmed in our region. The regional case count is one, this case is in Attawapiskat.   In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was within 2 metres or 6 feet of an infected person for at…

  • Indigenous Service Canada Provides Public Health Update COVID-19 – Back to School, Vaccination, Public Heath Measures to minimize another wave

    COVID-19 Variants of Concern (VOCs) have been circulating in Ontario and the Delta variant (also known as the variant first identified in India) is now the dominant variant of COVID-19 in ON. Some communities (outside James & Hudson Bay region) have seen outbreaks of the Delta variant. It has been confirmed that it is even…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 and One Resolved Case Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: As of our last update on Friday August 13th, we can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and one resolved case confirmed in our region. WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Attawapiskat First Nation to state that this case is in Attawapiskat, Ontario. WAHA is working with Porcupine Health…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 and Zero Resolved Cases Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and zero resolved cases confirmed in our region. The regional case count is two, one in Attawapiskat and one in Kashechewan.  The case in Kashechewan COVID-19 is counted outside of the community. In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 and Zero Resolved Cases Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and zero resolved cases confirmed in our region. The regional case count is two, one in Attawapiskat and one in Kashechewan.  The case in Kashechewan COVID-19 is counted outside of the community. In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was…

  • WAHA Begins To Re-open Many Services

    WAHA is pleased to announce the return to providing regional services. Clinical Services Re-opening Primary Care -WGH Family Medicine, Moosonee Health Centre, Fort Albany, Attawapiskat Hospital Other Outpatient Services Mental Health Dental Diabetes & Nutrition Rehabilitation Diagnostic Imagining Laboratory Remaining Closed Until Further Notice Elective Surgery, WGH Operating Room Thank you, Meegwetch. WAHA Pandemic Task…