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

    To our community members: We can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and two resolved cases confirmed in our region. The new regional case count is fifteen, all the cases are in Attawapiskat.  The UK variant is known to be present in the communities. In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was…

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

    To our community members: We can confirm there are two new COVID-19 cases and three resolved in our region. WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Attawapiskat First Nation to state that these new cases are in Attawapiskat, Ontario. WAHA is working with Porcupine Health Unit and the local health services to ensure that…

  • Mammography Services Summer Interruption

    Please be advised that mammography services will not be available at Weeneebayko General Hospital (WGH) from 29 July 2021 – 27 August 2021 due to technologist vacation, decommissioning of the existing mammography unit and installation of the new unit.  The decommissioning and installation will take place at WGH from 16 – 26 August 2021.  Physics…

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

    To our community members: Since our last report, on Friday July 16th, we can confirm there are eleven new COVID-19 cases and three resolved in our region. WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Attawapiskat First Nation to state that these new cases are in Attawapiskat, On. WAHA is working with Porcupine Health Unit…

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

    To our community members: We can confirm there are two new COVID-19 cases and five resolved in our region. WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Attawapiskat First Nation to state that these new cases are in Attawapiskat, On. WAHA is working with Porcupine Health Unit and the local health services to ensure that…

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

    To our community members: We can confirm there are eight new COVID-19 cases and fourteen resolved in our region. WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation, and Attawapiskat First Nation to state that these new cases are in their respective communities. WAHA is working with Porcupine Health Unit and the local…

  • Nation Indigenous Peoples Day

    What is National Indigenous Peoples Day? June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. The Canadian Constitution recognizes these three groups as Aboriginal peoples, also known as Indigenous peoples. Although these groups share many similarities,…

  • Thirteen New Positive Covid-19 Cases and Twenty-Three Resolved Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm that there are thirteen new COVID-19 cases and twenty-three resolved in our region.WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation, Moose Cree First Nation, and the Municipality of Moosonee, to state that these new cases are in their respective communities. WAHA is working with Porcupine…

  • Twenty-Three New Positive Covid-19 Cases and Twenty-Six Resolved Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm that there are twenty-three new COVID-19 cases and twenty-six resolved in our region.WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation to state that these new cases are in Kashechewan, Ontario. WAHA is working with Porcupine Health Unit and the local health services to ensure that…

  • Twenty-Five New Positive Covid-19 Cases and Fifteen Resolved Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm that there are twenty-five new COVID-19 cases and fifteen resolved in our region. WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation, and Attawapiskat First Nation, to state that these new cases are in their respective communities. WAHA is working with Porcupine Health Unit and the…