COVID-19

COVID-19 Updates

340B ‘Instrumental’ in Family Health Center of Kalamazoo Vaccinating Community

May 27, 2021

Family Health Centers of Kalamazoo in Kalamazoo, Michigan has been busy these past few months running back-to-back COVID-19 vaccine clinics.…

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Boarding a freighter in the Soo Locks to deliver 5 doses of COVID vaccine

May 12, 2021

SAULT STE. MARIE—In hard hats and safety vests, the two women shimmy up aluminum boarding ladders onto a converted World…

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1,000 COVID-19 vaccines available at drive-thru clinic for Kalamazoo County residents

May 9, 2021

One thousand COVID-19 vaccines will be distributed during a drive-through clinic May 25. The Family Health Center’s ‘A Thousand Shots…

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Family Health Center Reaches Pandemic Milestone: 5,000 COVID-19 Vaccinations and Counting

May 3, 2021

Partnership Fuels Effort to Protect Hard-Hit Neighborhoods;  Future Vaccination Clinics Planned  KALAMAZOO, Michigan A free, large-scale, community-based vaccination effort spearheaded…

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What are the symptoms?

Symptoms that may occur within 2-14 days after exposure:

Emergency warning symptoms that require immediate medical attention:

  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Persistent pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face

If you are experiencing these symptoms, please be seen in an emergency room immediately.

This list is not all-inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.

People with certain conditions are at high risk for severe problems if they become ill with COVID-19. These conditions include:

  • Age 65 years or older
  • Chronic lung diseases (COPD, emphysema, etc.)
  • Pregnancy
  • Tobacco use
  • Conditions that weaken the immune system (cancer, diabetes, HIV, etc.)

Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing

Those who wish to be tested must call (269) 488-0804 for a pre-screen, including a phone consultation with a physician to get a doctor’s order for the test.

Individuals being tested will need to bring their driver’s license or personal identification.

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Family Health Center - Paterson • 117 W Paterson St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Attention

To stay informed on our COVID-19 related updates, check our website, social media, or call (269) 488-0804.