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


WHAT: "It's a Shore Thing!"

When: Tuesday, August 10th

Fun day of touring a few west side properties; including a picnic lunch, guest speaker, and prizes!

Tickets: Limited amount available beginning Monday, August 2nd in the Beaver Island Medical Center lobby from 9am-3pm, closed for lunch. Cash and checks preferred.

Price: $35 includes van transportation,
Lunch, and tour. No additional cars will be allowed due to driveway congestion.

****COVID regulations will be in place to protect home owners and guests.

Questions can be left by calling Leonor (2894) or Jan (2943), Please leave your name and phone number. We will return call asap.


Last Updated: July 31, 2021

Total Patients TestedPatients Tested PositivePatients Tested NegativePatients Tests Results PendingPatients Test Positive & HospitalizedPatients Deceased

*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

The Beaver Island Rural Health Center is making appointments for anyone, 12 and over, who is interested in receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination. Please call 231-448-2275 to make your appointment. The clinic will have the single dose vaccine, Johnson & Johnson, on hand for those 18 and over who prefer to receive a one dose vaccination. This vaccine also requires an appointment.

Support Beaver Island Rural Health Center

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.

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