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  • 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 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 time of…

  • National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

    Recently the federal government designated September 30 as National Day for Truth and Reconciliation for federally regulated workplaces. While we are not a federally-regulated workplace, in respect for the survivors and in honour of those who did not come home from residential school, WAHA will be designating September 30 as a statutory holiday for all…

  • 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 Seven Resolved Cases Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: As of Friday July 30th, we can confirm there is zero new COVID-19 and seven resolved cases confirmed in our region. The new regional case count is one, this case is in Attawapiskat.  The UK variant is known to be present in the communities. In general, for COVID-19, a close contact…

  • 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…