Van Buren Cass District Health Department Vaccine Information

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Marcellus COVID-19 Resources

From the Van Buren/ Cass District Health Department

The Federal COVID-19 Public Health Emergency ended on May 11, 2023

MDHHS Oral Medications Update February 7, 2022

Update from the Medical Director

Important Contact Numbers and Webpages: 

If an individual suspects they have COVID-19 symptoms, they should stay home and take one of the following steps:

  1. Call their primary care provider (PCP) via telephone
  2. Do a virtual visit with their health system/provider
  3. Call one of the three Care Advisor phone numbers below provided by our local health systems. These numbers are helpful for individuals who do not have a PCP.
    *If your symptoms are life-threatening call 9-1-1

MDHHS COVID-19 Hotline (8am-5pm)

(888) 535-6136

(269) 341-7788

Ascension Borgess
(833) 978-0649

Spectrum Health Lakeland

(616) 391-2380

*A Chatbot is available online
*Drive-up testing is available but all patients require a physician’s order to be tested

InterCare Health Network

(855) 869-6900
*Drive-thru testing is available to any patient within InterCare service area with a physician’s order (does not have to be InterCare only)

As the situation continues to change rapidly, we recommend referring to these sites for the most current information:



United Way of Southwest Michigan (local): for emergency updates, links to trusted sources, food distribution sites, and self-care strategies: 

VBCDHD will keep our website ( and Facebook (@VBCDHD) as up-to-date as possible with the latest information, including access to data.