Letter to the community from Drew Dostal, President of Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial, Ludington Hospital and the Integrated Care Campus-North Muskegon.
Spectrum Health and Hart High School in neighboring Oceana County will jointly be offering a vaccination clinic on Saturday, May 1 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Hart High School, located at 300 Johnson Street in Hart. All those 16 and older are welcome and encouraged to register, as we work together to ensure your health, the health and safety of your families and make it safe for you to work and be around others.
On behalf of Spectrum Health, I’d like to encourage everyone who is eligible to get vaccinated to schedule their appointment so we can begin to put this highly contagious outbreak behind us and more quickly get back to normal life, as much as possible. Our expert nurses will be administering 400 vaccine doses at this clinic. Our registration staff will very efficiently review your information to confirm your birthdate. Our volunteers are ready to welcome you. Our entire team will be available to help make this a fast, easy process.
To schedule your appointment time, go to the vaccine registration website (https://www.spectrumhealth.org/covid19/covid-19-vaccine) and click on “Schedule Your Vaccination.” Answer the questions, and you will then be taken to a page showing the Spectrum Health vaccination clinic locations where you can select an appointment at the location of your choice. Or, you may call 833.755.0696 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. for help getting an appointment. Make sure to specify the Hart High School location.
There is no out-of-pocket cost to you for the vaccine. If you have insurance, you will be asked to show your insurance card so that we can recoup some cost for the administration of the vaccine. If you do not have insurance, you will still be able to get your vaccine.
There have been several myths around the COVID-19 vaccine that we would like to address. Here are some facts:
We urge you to take COVID-19 seriously. Sign up to get a vaccine and encourage those you know and love to do so also. In the meantime, mask up, stay at least six feet apart and wash your hands frequently.
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