Please take a couple of minutes to watch the video with Dickinson County Healthcare ICU nurse Pam Faccio, RN, to help answer some of the most frequent vaccine questions.
For additional questions, please visit the Dickinson-Iron District Health Department at https://www.didhd.org.
TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND OTHERS FROM COVID-19
PLEASE FOLLOW THESE SIMPLE PRACTICES:
Wash your hands often - Scrub with soap and water for 20 seconds or rub your hands with an alcohol based hand sanitizer for 15 seconds.
Don’t touch your face - Especially avoid contact with your eyes, nose and mouth.
Practice social distancing whenever possible - This means avoiding close contact with others.
Stay home if you are sick.
Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue - Dispose of the tissue immediately afterward. Use your shirt sleeve, not your hands, if no tissue is available.
Disinfect frequently touched surfaces - Phones, doorknobs, elevator buttons, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, keyboards, toilets, faucets, sinks and more.
Please call the Dickinson COVID-19 Respiratory Clinic if you are feeling sick and experiencing serious respiratory problems. 906-776-5913
The most relevant statewide data can be found using the following link: - https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirus
For a broader report please check the CDC link: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
To find your nearest COVID test site: https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirus/0,9753,7-406-99891_99912-531745--,00.html
Dickinson COVID-19 related services
A portion of the second floor of the hospital is a quarantined, COVID-19 treatment area. Twenty-two beds with all rooms transformed into negative pressure rooms.
Tele-health visits are available.
Please contact your provider, if you do not have a provider, please call Dickinson Primary Care Center, 906-776-5800