With an increase in COVID-19 vaccine supply both locally and nationwide, MidMichigan Health will open additional vaccine appointments beginning Thursday, March 4. Patients age 65 and older plus certain groups of essential workers are currently eligible to receive the vaccine.
Those interested in making an appointment are asked to follow these steps:
Step 1: Verify whether you meet the current vaccination criteria
The following groups are currently eligible:
These phases are defined in MDHHS’s Vaccination Prioritization Guidance document.
Step 2: Review Medical Considerations
Review the following medical conditions prior to joining the wait list as these conditions can impact the appointment timing:
More information about the above conditions is also in the Frequently Asked Questions.
Step 3: Call for an Appointment
Those meeting the above criteria are asked to call the MidMichigan COVID Hotline at (989) 794-7600 or toll-free (800) 445-7356, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and press Option 1.
Step 4: Prepare for Your Appointment
Those unable to keep a scheduled appointment, or those who have received the vaccine at another location, are asked to call the MidMichigan COVID Hotline at (989) 794-7600 or toll-free (800) 445-7356, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Those interested in the latest information on the vaccination distribution may visit www.midmichigan.org/covidvaccine. Those interested in a current list of COVID-19 testing site locations may visit www.michigan.gov/coronavirustest.