Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
Muskegon Family Care is concerned for your safety. Prompt detection and effective triage and isolation are essential. We take all necessary precautions to prevent unnecessary exposure among patients, healthcare personnel, and visitors at the health center.
All staff, patients, and visitors must wear a face covering while inside our facility. We screen all persons entering the building for fever and covid symptoms. Please inform us both when scheduling an appointment or on entering the building if you have tested positive for COVID-19, have recently taken a COVID-19 test and are waiting for results, or have been recently exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.
COVID-19 Express Testing
We have drive-up COVID-19 express testing services for your convenience. If you suspect exposure to the Coronavirus, please call to schedule an appointment today at (231) 739-9315 extension 1261. There will be no cost to you for this service, even if you do not have insurance.
We offer COVID-19 vaccinations for those 18 and older. You do not need to be a current Muskegon Family Care patient to be eligible. Call (231) 737-1767 to schedule an vaccination appointment or for more information. There will be no cost to you, regardless of your insurance status.
Symptoms: People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Anyone can have mild to severe symptoms. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:
• Fever or chills
• Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
• Muscle or body aches
• New loss of taste or smell
• Sore throat
• Congestion or runny nose
• Nausea or vomiting
Prevention is KEY and Muskegon Family Care is working to limit the spread of illness through:
Continuous, thorough cleaning and sanitizing of exam rooms, lobbies and frequently touched surfaces at our facility.
Making masks available for patient use, hand sanitizer and tissues available in all waiting areas.
At Muskegon Family Care we are conducting daily screenings of patients and staff for COVID-19 symptoms prior to entering the building.
WHAT YOU CAN DO: Everyone can help prevent the spread of coronavirus and other infectious diseases by practicing everyday prevention measures like frequent hand washing, staying home when sick, maintaining a safe social distance of 6 feet from others, wearing a face covering in public spaces, and covering coughs and sneezes.