Book a COVID-19 test appointment in Whitehorse

Do you fit into any of the following priority groups?

COVID-19 testing is available only to those that have:

  • COVID-19 symptoms; and
  • meet one of the following criteria.

Priority criteria

  • 12 years or older and unvaccinated/partially vaccinated as per YCDC definition (have not received 2 doses of mRNA vaccine more than 2 weeks prior to exposure)
  • Resident or staff of any of the following:
    • Long term care facility
    • Residential care facility
    • Corrections
    • Shelter or transition house
    • Mining site or camp
  • Frontline health care worker involved in direct patient care (e.g. family physician, nurse, dentist)
  • First responder
  • Aged 50 years or older
  • Resident of a community outside of Whitehorse
  • Pregnant
  • Have one or more of the following risk factors for severe disease:
    • Type 1 or 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    • Chronic Respiratory Disease – Examples: asthma, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), lung cancer and sleep apnea
    • Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Cardiovascular/Cerebrovascular Disease – Examples: history of heart attack or stroke, heart failure, arrhythmia
    • Obesity (defined as BMI > 30kg/m2)
    • Immunocompromised or receiving immunosuppressive therapy
    • Intellectual or developmental disabilities