COVID-19: How You Can Help
On behalf of MidMichigan Health, we greatly appreciate the outpouring and support from our local communities that have contacted us to help during this COVID-19 crisis. Many others have asked about ways to help during this time of need. At this time MidMichigan Health is seeking support through our Relief Fund or by providing Protective Gear and Medical Supplies. Below are ways you can contact us.
COVID-19 Relief Fund
Your gift to the COVID-19 Relief Fund - it’s the simplest way to help out. These donations will directly help support a variety of needs throughout our health system from the purchase of needed supplies to helping support our employees during this time of crisis.
Protective Gear and Medical Supplies
Local Supplies Needed:
- Disposable Face Masks (any kind, including N-95 masks)
- Hand Sewn Cloth Face Masks
- Disposable Clear Face Shields
- Clear Safety Glasses and Goggles
To help expedite your request to support, we ask that you provide your contact information (name, email address and phone number) to us via email at COVID19.SUPPLIES@midmichigan.org.
Regional Supplies Needed:
We are partnering with the regional health systems, through THRIVE, to address supply shortages for the COVID-19 response. With the health systems and the regional health departments this coordinated effort is immediately established.
- N-95 Masks
- Hand Sanitizer (>60% alcohol)
- Disinfectant Wipes (>60% alcohol)
- Powered air-purifying respirators (PAPRs) or comparable devices
- Surgical gloves or single use disposable gloves
- Clear Face Shields
- Clear Safety Glasses
- Surgical Gowns
- M4 Red Top Tubes
- Dacron Swabs (for sample collection)
If you have materials that you are able to supply, please consider donating at:
Homemade Mask Donations
On behalf of MidMichigan Health, we greatly appreciate the support of our local community and, specifically, the offering of hand sewn cloth face masks. We are now accepting homemade masks. Please email us your contact information (name, email address and phone number) at COVID19.SUPPLIES@midmichigan.org if you are interested in donating this item.
Face Mask Pattern and Instructions
Once again, we thank you for reaching out to us and your willingness to support our health system and patients. It is with the support of our community and residents like you that mean so much to us during this trying time.
Food and Beverages
Thank you for reaching out to us to support our MidMichigan Health team members during this pandemic event. Your offer to provide food and/or beverages is greatly appreciated. Unfortunately, at this time, because of our concern for limiting our exposure as much as possible, we would ask that you refrain from bringing any food/beverage items to our MidMichigan Health facilities. This is a trying time for our communities, our state, nation and globe. We appreciate your looking to support our organization and employees. Stay healthy and well.