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specimen collection

Patient Story

In this together—a year of COVID-19

Amid a season of challenges, seven highlights emerge of community spirit, heroism and hope.

‘We are here to fight’

Meet the dream team that works at a drive-up specimen-collection site, helping patients learn if they have COVID-19.

‘Helping out the community’

A team works together to make a drive-up specimen collection site for COVID-19 efficient.

COVID-19 drive-through: ‘It’s really a calm process’

In outdoor tents, health care professionals collect specimens for patients with appointments for testing.

COVID-19: Triage space open for screening

A tent extension of the emergency department is helping to screen those who have symptoms so medical workers are able to best serve the medical needs of the overall community.

COVID-19 hotline: What to know

Those in Michigan who have symptoms are encouraged to call the free screening number, which helps patients and minimizes transmission risks.