PHS COVID-19 Information
Patients of Pokagon Health Services who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 such as cough, fever, new loss of taste or smell, muscle aches, headaches, shortness of breath, sore throat, diarrhea, nausea/vomiting, congestion, or runny nose, can schedule an appointment in our COVID-19 Respiratory Clinic to be seen by a provider for diagnosis and treatment. The following testing is available in our Respiratory Clinic:
- Rapid COVID-19
- Send Out (Quest Diagnostic Laboratories) COVID-19
- Rapid Influenza A & B
- Rapid Strep
Your provider may order other tests based on your symptoms.
Please call (269) 782-4141, option #1 to schedule an appointment with the clinic.
At Home COVID-19 Test Kits
PHS has a limited supply of home test kits. In situations where you do not require a provider visit, the clinic nurse may recommend a home test based on certain criteria and while supplies last. Patients who are Pokagon Citizens and other beneficiaries of Indian Health Services may request up to two home tests from our Pharmacy per month. Please call the Pharmacy on (269) 782-4570 to request a pick up time.
PHS is giving out N-95/KN-95 masks to citizens and patients while supplies last. Ask the PHS Clinic staff for availability.
PHS continues to offer the COVID-19 vaccine. If you have questions about the COVID-19 vaccines, please reach out to your Primary Care Provider or click here for more information. When available, PHS will continue to stock the Moderna vaccine. Call our PHS Clinic at (269) 782-4141 option 2 to schedule your vaccine appointment.
09/22/2023 On September 12th, 2023, the AICP recommended the 2023-2024 Covid-19 Vaccine for all persons aged 6 months and up. This recommendation was adopted by the CDC. Vaccines are not yet available at PHS but are estimated to be onsite by October 3rd.
Flu vaccines can be given at the same time as your COVID-19 vaccine. Please schedule through our PHS Clinic at (269) 782-4141 option 2 or ask your provider for your vaccines at your next regular clinic visit.
09/22/2023 As of September 26th, Flu Vaccines are available for those aged 6 months and up.