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Our universal masking policy remains unchanged for clinical spaces, as the updated guidelines communicated by the CDC and State of Michigan do not apply to healthcare facilities. Thank you!

 

COVID-19 Testing

Traverse Health Clinic currently offers both send-out and rapid COVID-19 testing by appointment only. Call to schedule your testing appointment: (231) 935-0799

Please note that our COVID-19 tests are for current/active infections.  We do not offer antibody testing to detect possible past exposure to COVID. 


COVID-19 Vaccines

Traverse Health Clinic is offering COVID-19 vaccines to our established patients and the general public. The COVID-19 vaccines we have are currently authorized for use in people ages 18 and up. There is no cost to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Our curbside vaccine clinic is for walk-ins on Thursdays, 9AM - 12PM and 1PM - 4PM.  To check-in for a vaccine WITHOUT an appointment during those hours, call (231) 620-0161. Only the Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine is available at this time. 

If you have questions about any of the COVID-19 vaccines, you can speak to a Munson Healthcare nurse from 7 am to 11 pm daily by calling the Munson Ask-a-Nurse line at 231-935-0951. Or you can call your primary care provider.


We are sharing the links and information below to help our patients and members of the community navigate the different systems for registering for the vaccine. Please be aware that information is changing rapidly. The most up-to-date information will likely be found on your local health department's COVID-19 vaccine webpage. 

VACCINE FINDER

The Vaccine Finder website allows you to search for available vaccines near you, and filter your results by the manufacturer. Please note: only vaccine providers who have opted-in to the Vaccine Finder directory will appear in your results. 

PHARMACIES

COVID-19 vaccine are available at some CVS locations in Northern Michigan by appointment or for walk-ins. 

In our area, Rite-Aid pharmacies are scheduling COVID-19 vaccine appointments. 

COVID-19 vaccines are available at local Meijer pharmacies. You can walk in, or you can schedule your appointment here.

Family Fare pharmacy locations offering COVID-19 vaccines include the Chum's Corners store in Traverse City, as well as Family Fare stores in Bellaire, Mancelona, Kalkaska, Boyne City, Gaylord, Grayling, and Cadillac. To schedule your appointment at a Family Fare pharmacy near you, click here.

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

The Grand Traverse County Health Department now offers walk-in vaccine clinics. For the list of vaccine clinic dates and locations for Grand Traverse County, click here. 

BENZIE-LEELANAU DISTRICT HEALTH DEPARTMENT

For vaccine clinics offered by the Benzie-Leelanau District Health Department, click here 

DISTRICT 10 HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Anyone age 12and older can now schedule a vaccine appointment online. You do not have to be a District 10 area resident. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome.

Traverse City VA Clinic

The Traverse City VA Clinic is offering the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to veterans over 75 years old. If you meet this criteria, please call: (231) 932-9720


We remain open and continue to welcome new patients, with safety modifications to our operations to protect the health and safety of our patients, our team, and our community. 

If you are having symptoms and need to be seen in person, we have a protocol in place to care for you, but ask you to PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE BEFORE COMING IN FOR YOUR VISIT: (231) 935-0799.

Our behavioral health services and many of our medical appointments can be completed as "virtual" visits by phone or secure video conferencing. Think of it as a house call for the 21st Century.

  • We have a universal masking policy.
    • When you come to our facility, all our employees will be wearing surgical masks. 
    • All patients and visitors to our facility must also wear a surgical mask. If you need one, you will be given a mask to wear when you enter.
  • Everyone coming into the Clinic – including patients, visitors, and staff – is screened for symptoms and possible exposure before entering the building.
    • Please understand that you will have your temperature checked and will be asked questions about any physical symptoms you might have (including stomach/digestive issues), as well as whether you have been in close contact with someone else who has symptoms.
  • Check-in and check-out desks are disinfected after each patient interaction.
    • Thank you for your patience while our team wipes down the area. 
  • To ensure adequate social distancing in our exam rooms, we are limiting the number of people inside our facility.
    • If possible, please come to your appointment by yourself.
    • For our pediatric patients, we ask that only one parent/guardian accompany your child. 

Making a difference in lives of our patients for Over 45 years

Traverse Health Clinic is more than your average Family Practice. We are an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit, Federally Qualified Community Health Center (FQHC).

What that means for you is that at Traverse Health Clinic, you get a "one stop shop" for high quality, comprehensive health care services for everyone in your family. 

We make health care accessible for EVERYONE in our community. We do not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, physical status, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, or physical or mental disability.

Our goal is your complete wellness. We offer our patients a variety of support services such as interpreter services and help accessing dental care, if needed. As a service to all our patients, we offer assistance with transportation to and from appointments with us.  If you are uninsured or under-insured our Enrollment and Eligibility Specialist can assist you with applying for health insurance coverage or our sliding fee scale discount.

Call us today for more information about our services or to schedule an appointment to put you on your path to health and wellness: (231) 935-0799.

To find out some of the other ways we're different from your average doctor's office, click "MORE ABOUT US" below!

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How to become a patient

At Traverse Health Clinic, new patients are ALWAYS welcome!

Whether you're looking for a primary care provider or a licensed therapist for counseling for yourself or your family, we want to be your partner on your path to health and wellness. 

We accept Medicaid, Healthy Michigan Plan, Medicare and most private insurance plans.

No insurance? It's ok! We welcome uninsured/private pay patients! Ask us about our sliding fee scale discounts.

We are not a free clinic but we do work hard to make health care accessible to every person in your family. If there are out-of-pocket costs that you cannot afford, we will work with you to set up a payment plan that fits your budget. No one is ever turned away because they can't pay. 

To schedule your first appointment, please call: (231) 935 – 0799.  

To access our new patient paperwork, please click here. 

To view our notice of privacy practices, please click here. 

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Traverse Health Clinic never has and never will turn anyone away because they can’t pay. Having health insurance doesn’t always mean you have health care. High deductibles, co-pays and other out-of-pocket costs can stand between working families in our community and the care they need. You can guess the result. Our neighbors are skipping care that could keep them healthy, improve their quality of life, or head off more serious health problems down the road.

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