Welcome to the Beaver Island Rural Health Center, located on Beaver Island, Michigan

BEAVER ISLAND RURAL HEALTH CENTER COVID-19 TRACKING

Last Updated: March 03, 2021

Total Patients Tested Patients Tested Positive Patients Tested Negative Patients Test Results Pending Patients Test Positive & Hospitalized Patients Deceased
379 28 351 0 0 0
*Six of the positive cases occurred prior to November 1, 2020. Total tests have been updated to include Rapid tests conducted at the BIRHC. For more info click below **mobile users best viewed in horizontal mode for complete chart

 

UPDATE

Beaver Island Residents – COVID-19 Vaccination Sign-up Survey

If you are a Beaver Island resident and want to receive a COVID-19 vaccination, please fill out the online survey by clicking the link below
https://forms.gle/3m4MYgKx7eU5yBRJ6

Even if you already registered using the previously provided link through the Health Department, Please sign-up using the new link.
The Health Department of Northwest Michigan will contact you to schedule an appointment when the date of the next clinic is established

Island seniors who need assistance with filling out the survey, contact Lonnie Allen at 448-2124 or allenl@charlevoixcounty.org
Lonnie Allen is the Council on Aging site Coordinator for Beaver Island

Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Board of Directors

37304 Kings Hwy Beaver Island, MI 49782

SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE

NOTICE OF MEETING TO BE HELD ELECTRONICALLY, BEAVER ISLAND RURAL HEALTH CENTER, BEAVER ISLAND, CHARLEVOIX COUNTY, MICHIGAN To: The residents and property owners of Peaine and St. James Townships, Charlevoix County, Michigan, and any other interested parties. Please take notice that a meeting of the Beaver Island Rural Health Center Board of Directors will be held on Thursday, March 4th, 2021 at 4:00pm by electronic remote access; see included agenda. Electronic remote access, in accordance with Michigan law, will be implemented in response to COVID-19 social distancing requirements and limitations on the number of individuals in a meeting hall.

MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC CALL IN TO ATTEND THE ZOOM SPECIAL MEETING AS FOLLOWS:

OUR MISSION: To provide high-quality, cost effective patient treatment and wellness services and to serve as a primary care facility to the Beaver Island community.

OUR VALUES: The Beaver Island Rural Health Center (BIRHC)

  • Believes that access to high quality-healthcare is a basic community need, regardless of a person’s ability to pay.
  • Adheres to practices that promote financial integrity and accountability.
  • Provides services with care, respect, and sensitivity for patient's needs and seeks always to have the patient’s trust.
  • Is dedicated to and complies with medical best practices
  • Reflects in its board membership the Island’s diverse community

OUR VISION for 2020:  BIRHC accommodates expanding demand for medical services, including accredited emergency care, community education programs, prevention and wellness activities.  The Center is staffed by a team of family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, and technicians who provide primary care to most year round and seasonal residents.  Basic financial stability is secured by reliable local funding, growing state and federal funding, and community contributions and income from the Center’s endowment. The Center is highly networked with other Northern Michigan medical organizations --collaborating and sharing resources.  BIRHC professional administrative staff works in partnership with a dedicated Board and community leaders to make sure programs and services are aligned with community needs and resources.

BEAVER ISLAND RURAL HEALTH CENTER STRATEGIC PLAN 2018 - 2023
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