Gerber Memorial lab moves back to hospital from temporary home at Tamarac.
Public invited to use outpatient services for non-COVID-19 tests.
FREMONT, Mich., April 30, 2020 – Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial is moving its outpatient lab back to the hospital at 212 S. Sullivan St in Fremont starting on Monday, May 4. The lab had been temporarily located at Tamarac. Members of the community are invited to use Gerber Memorial’s outpatient lab services for non-COVID-19-related tests. Walk-in services are available, and no appointment is required.
Outpatient lab services at Gerber Memorial hospital are available Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The lab is closed Saturday and Sunday. For further information, call 231-924-1363.
The outpatient lab in Newaygo is located at the Gerber-Memorial Family Medicine-Newaygo building, located at 211 W. Pine Lake Dr. Hours for the Newaygo outpatient lab are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
To increase safety and limit exposure to COVID-19, Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial has implemented several measures:
COVID-19 SCREENING: Spectrum Health’s phone and virtual screening options are available to help those who have symptoms and may be concerned they have the virus. The purpose is to prevent the spread of illness by enabling people to seek the information they need from their homes, while making it easy and convenient for them. Spectrum Health advises people to take the following steps from their home:
A screening is not a test. It is the first step in possibly being tested as testing requires an appointment and physician order. Anyone with life-threatening and serious medical emergencies should call 9-1-1 immediately.