COVID-19 Vaccine Information Center




 

Getting a COVID-19 vaccination

Convenient walk-in options

Whether you are getting a first dose or a second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, starting June 1, you can receive a Pfizer® vaccination at any Spectrum Health Lakeland walk-in clinics, located in Niles, St. Joseph, and Watervliet.

Starting June 9, Pfizer and Johnson and Johnson® vaccines will be offered at the Center for Outpatient Services, located at 3900 Hollywood Road in St. Joseph, every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.   

The Pfizer vaccine is approved for those 12 years and older. The Johnson and Johnson (J&J) and Moderna vaccines are approved for individuals 18 years and older. Individuals ages 12 to 15 require a parent or guardian to be present and provide signed consent. Individuals ages 16 or 17 do not need a parent or guardian present but must have signed consent to receive the vaccination. Click here to complete the consent form.

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We are committed to health equity and enabling everyone—no matter what their race, ethnicity or economic status—to receive the vaccine. For more information about vaccines visit our frequently asked questions page. Vaccines are also available through the resources listed below:

Be part of something big.

It's a big decision to get a COVID-19 vaccine. Community members across Southwest Michigan are sharing why they chose to protect themselves and help stop the spread of COVID-19. Hear more in the videos below.


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At Spectrum Health Lakeland, we’re working to support our community through the pandemic. Our goal is to help you and your family stay healthy and get the care you need.

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Check-up: Diabetic foot care (Tracy Ford, NP)

At Lakeland Wound Center Tracy Ford, NP, often sees patients with wounds on their feet caused by decreased sensations. Hear why daily foot care is so important for those with diabetes and what signs you should be looking for.

Physician Video Profile: Benjamin Erhardt, MD (Ear, Nose, & Throat)

Benjamin Erhardt, MD, is an otolaryngologist and ear, nose, and throat specialist practicing with Lakeland Ear, Nose and Throat.

Physician Video Profile: Katie Fitton, DO (Critical care medicine & Pulmonology)

Katie Fitton, DO, is a critical care medicine provider and pulmonologist practice with Lakeland Pulmonology.

Check-up: Preparing for a successful surgery (James Clancy, MD)

General surgeon, James Clancy, MD, shares his tips for successful surgery.

Provider Video Profile: Lauren Farris, PA

From exams to treatment plans, Lauren Farris, PA, works closely with her urology patients to achieve desired outcomes.

Physician Video Profile: Thomas Schomaker, DO (Pediatric Medicine)

Meet Thomas Schomaker, DO, a pediatrician at Southwestern Medical Clinic in Stevensville, Michigan.

COVID-19 Update 5.19.21

Hear from president, Loren B. Hamel, MD, and Nicki Britten from the Berrien County Health Department as they discuss the latest COVID-19 news.

Spot skin cancer early (Riddhi Shah, DO)

Learn about the different types of skin cancer and the importance of preventative measures.

Provider Video Profile: Tracy Ford, NP

Tracy Ford, NP, cares for patients at the Lakeland Wound Center.

COVID-19 Update 5.4.2021

Join president, Loren B. Hamel, MD, and Nicki Britten from the Berrien County Health Department for the latest COVID-19 news.

Physician Video Profile: Angela Coleman, NP (Pediatric Medicine)

Angela Coleman, NP wants to help kids grow up to live amazing lives. As a pediatric provider at Southwestern Medical Clinic in Niles, she is caring for newborns, teens and young adults.

Check-up: Common skin disorders in kids (Elizabeth Douce, MD)

Pediatrician, Elizabeth Douce, MD, says sometimes many conditions can present with a rash and if it gets really severe, prescribing a steroid cream may be needed.

Physician Video Profile: Thomas Wright, DO (HouseCalls)

Thomas Wright, DO works in the HouseCalls program at Caring Circle. He provides home based care to homebound people in Southwest Michigan along with a team of other care professionals.

Check-up: Hand, foot and mouth disease: a catchy virus (Elizabeth Douce, MD)

Hand, foot and mouth disease is very catchy and uncomfortable for young children. Elizabeth Douce, MD, describes symptoms to look for and what to do.

Maternity and the COVID-19 vaccine

With many questions around expectant mothers getting the COVID-19 vaccine, Spectrum Health maternal-fetal medicine physician David Colombo, MD, shares information that moms need to know about their decision.

Lakeland Weight Loss Center: More than a number on the scale.

Patients at the Lakeland Weight Loss Center share their personal experience undergoing bariatric surgery and how it has improved their health and overall outlook on life.

COVID-19 Update 4.14.2021

Join president, Loren B. Hamel, MD, and Nicki Britten from the Berrien County Health Department for the latest COVID-19 news.

Check-up: Understanding prediabetes (Amena Iqbal, MD)

Endocrinologist, Amena Iqbal, MD, discusses preventive measures you can take to lower your risks of developing prediabetes and diabetes.

COVID-19 Update 3.31.2021

Join president, Loren B. Hamel, MD, and Nicki Britten from the Berrien County Health Department for the latest COVID-19 news.

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