COVID-19 Virus Testing

Whitefish Lake First Nation #459

Health Administration

Box 210

Atikameg, AB T0G 0C0

Fax: (780)-767-3900

April 14, 2020

Attention all Community Members:

Whitefish Lake First Nation #459

 COVID-19 virus testing for SYMPTOMATIC Community Members can now be tested at Atikameg Health Center

The testing of symptomatic individuals who reside in a Whitefish Lake First Nation#459 Community in Alberta with new onset, or exacerbation of chronic,

of 1 or more of the following symptoms:

  • fever

  • cough

  • runny nose

  • sore throat,

  • shortness of breath

  • diarrhea (in congregate living such as supportive living or long term care facility)



  1. Please call to book an appointment the Atikameg Health Center @ 780-767-3941. During regular business hours 8:30am to 4:30pm. The nurse will call you back to assess you for testing.

  2.  We will be having a Drive through testing setting - Signs and instructions will be in place to follow.

  3.  When you arrive at the Health Center Please stay in your vehicle and wait for the nurse to come out to you.

  4. Only the people who have a booked appointment will be tested at the drive through.  


Security will be on site.


Thank you for your Cooperation.

From the Atikameg Health Center 

Iola Bourque

Atikameg Nurse in Charge

Regular Business Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

(Closed through Lunch 12:00pm -1:00pm)

Closed Holidays