COVID-19 Testing in Saginaw, MI
Do you think you were exposed to COVID-19? Are you experiencing concerning symptoms? If so, it may be time for a COVID-19 test near you. At MI Health Clinic, we offer testing as well as other health services.
For more information about COVID-19 testing or to schedule an appointment, call our doctors near you. Our friendly staff is here to help you and your family stay healthy and receive the care you need.
COVID-19 can look different for each person. You might have a different experience than others with the virus.
Where and when can I be tested for COVID-19 or receive my vaccination?
3925 Fortune Blvd., Saginaw, MI – Mon – Fri 8am – 5pm
4707 McLeod Dr., Saginaw, MI – Mon-Fri 8am-8pm, Sat 9am – 4pm, Sun 10am – 4pm
4798 Wenmar Dr., Saginaw, MI – Mon-Fri 8am – 5pm
How Soon do Symptoms Appear after Exposure?
In most cases, symptoms appear 2-14 days after you’re exposed to the virus.
What Are the Symptoms of COVID-19?
COVID-19 symptoms and severity vary by person. Some infected people have mild cases, but others have more severe cases. Some people are even asymptomatic, which means they show no signs of infection. If you do not have symptoms, you can still spread the virus to others.
These are the symptoms you may notice after being exposed to COVID-19:
- Shortness of breath
- Muscle aches
- Loss of taste or smell
- Runny nose
- Sore throat
If you notice any of these symptoms, you should seek COVID-19 testing near you. MI Health Clinic offers on-site testing and can give you guidance for treatment as well.
You may also notice emergency warning signs, which means you should go to the emergency room immediately. Emergency signs include trouble breathing, pain or pressure in the chest, and inability to stay awake.
How is Someone Tested for COVID-19?
If you decide to be tested for COVID-19, you may be wondering what to expect. During a test, we will swab either your nose or both your nose and your throat. Following this sample collection, the sample will be tested to determine whether the genetic material or viral proteins of COVID-19 are present.
If you are looking for COVID-19 testing near Saginaw, MI, Midland, MI, Bay City, MI, or nearby areas, please contact our COVID-19 testing center for rapid COVID-19 testing near you.
For more information about COVID-19 testing and treatment, talk to our doctors near you. At MI Health Clinic, we are here to help.