Community Nursing provides Primary Health Care which is carried out by a system of health facilities that are designed to meet the health needs of the community in which they are situated.
The following represents the basic program and service distinctions among the various facilities.
Community Health Centres are located in Carcross, Teslin, Carmacks, Pelly Crossing, Destruction Bay, Haines Junction, Dawson City, Beaver Creek, Faro, Ross River, Old Crow and Mayo.
There are three hospitals or health facilities in Yukon
Nursing bursary program
First introduced in 1999, the Yukon nursing education bursary is intended to support people who live or have lived in the Yukon to attend nursing school.
Yukon HealthLine - 811
The Yukon HealthLine is a free, confidential 24-hour service available to anyone in the Yukon. Simply call 811.
Yukon Telehealth Network (YTN)
Telehealth uses videoconferencing technology to provide healthcare services and education to clients and health care professionals in their own community.
Phone: 867- 667-8324
Toll Free (Yukon, Nunavut and NWT); 1-800-661-0408 ext. 8324
Community nursing (2 HospRd)
Health & Social Services, Government of Yukon
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
Location: 2 Hospital Road | Whitehorse, Yukon [map]