WHAT IS RAPID TESTING? The GeneXpert is an automated respiratory testing instrument that is used to rapidly test for the virus that causes COVID-19. It does not replace the regular testing / swabbing procedures.
Following the Province’s new COVID restriction’s Peerless Trout First Nation would like to remind all residents of Peerless Lake, Trout Lake and its members to continue to follow all the COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions, as well as those set-in place by the Nation. We continue to see numbers across the Province rise and it is […]
Hello Off Reserve Members of PTFN If you had provided banking info for the 2020 Hampers & COVID assistance payment, Finance will be doing a test payment of $1.00 sometime this week to ensure we have the right bank information for you. There is no need to let us know if you received the test, […]
Lands Manager FULL TIME PERMANENT POSITION Reporting to the Band Manager, the Lands Manager leads the PTFN Land Code development process, the Land Use Planning initiative, and implements and develops land and environmental related initiatives and strategic goals for PTFN. To be successful in this role the Land Manager must be able to develop relationships […]
This is to inform you that COVID-19 virus is present in our communities. To date there are two confirmed cases within the Nation. The community health team has been working closely with Chief and Council, Director Of Emergency Services, Indigenous Services Canada, Alberta Health, and Alberta Health Services to prevent the spread of COVID-19 virus […]
About COVID-19 COVID-19 is caused by a virus which belongs to a large family of viruses called coronaviruses. It is a new strain of coronavirus that has not been found in humans until now. Most people with COVID-19 only get mild illness (like the common cold) but some get more severe illness (like pneumonia). Elders […]
Good evening, It has come to the attention of PTFN that there is a potential case of COVID-19 in the community. As the First Nation is awaiting confirmation from AHS/FNIHB, we ask for community members to follow the AHS guidelines of: NO VISITORS/VISITING WEAR A MASK MAINTAIN 2 METER DISTANCE WASH HANDS FREQUENTLY FOR 20 […]
As per the update provided yesterday there are no active cases of COVID-19 in our communitues. The measures that we have in place will remain in effect as outlined in the letter/memo that was posted on Saturday. There have been some inquiries about members who live outside the community and who want to visit the […]
We would like to thank everyone for their efforts in helping stop the spread of COVID-19 and taking the necessary precautions and following the restrictions set in place by both the Province and the First Nation. We realize that this is not an easy time for everyone and the sacrifices that you must take as […]
Deadline – December 23rd Please post videos to PT Self- Isolation Page on facebook.