Tribe’s EOC Reports Zero New COVID-19 Cases
Nov 20, 2020
AKWESASNE — The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is reporting no new active cases of COVID-19 today — holding the number of total active cases at eighteen (18) under the Tribe’s jurisdiction. Cases are continuing to increase around Akwesasne however, so individuals are still urged to protect themselves by practicing safety protocols.
With progress being made on a COVID-19 vaccine, the Tribe’s Health Services launched a survey today to gauge the willingness of community members to be get vaccinated. Those who are at high-risk due to their age or job (such as health care workers) are likely to receive the vaccine first. To participate in the survey, please click on the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DNRH57B
The EOC is announcing that another PCR COVID-19 Drive-Thru Test Collection Clinic will be held on Tuesday, November 24th, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the former-IGA Building in Akwesasne, located at 850 Route 37. The test collection is free for all Akwesasne residents and non-member employees of local businesses and schools.
The above individuals are also able to schedule an appointment to receive a PCR COVID-19 Test by contacting Mountain Medical Services at: (518) 521-3322 in Malone or (315) 705-0700 in Massena. Individuals must call ahead to schedule an appointment — Do not drive to test site without an appointment. Please bring identification.
If you have a non-medical emergency matter or require essential items, please call the Tribe’s Emergency Operations Center at (518) 320-0019.
The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council is the duly elected and federally recognized government of the Saint Regis Mohawk People.