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Posted on: November 17, 2020

[ARCHIVED] PHMC Service Update


Public Health - Muskegon County is currently providing services via phone or by appointment. No walk-in services are available. Call the program numbers listed for additional information.

WIC (Women, Infants and Children): 231-724-1391

  • Benefits and recertification issued to current clients remotely
  • New mom/baby enrollment by appointment, remotely
  • Breastfeeding counselor peer calls
  • Lost card replacement: Call 1-888-678-8914

Environmental Health: 231-724-6208

  • Sewage spill (residential or municipal)
  • Resident “out of water” (well failure)
  • Emergency permitting
  • Well and septic permitting and evaluation
  • Water quality issues – bacteria in the water
  • Public pool and campground inspections
  • Body art facility licensing
  • PFAS response

Food Service Sanitation: 231-724-4406

  • Foodborne illness investigation
  • Food service licensing and inspection

Sexually Transmitted Infection and HIV Control: 231-724-1258

  • Treatment for PHMC confirmed positive cases
  • Partner services (via phone)
  • Condoms available for pick-up a front door
  • Testing - call for appointment 231-724-1274 

Immunizations: 231-724-1220

  • Referrals for some immunizations
  • Appointments for some immunizations 
  • Waiver appointments by phone
  • Immunization records request by mail or fax

Communicable Disease Control: 231-724-4723

  • Follow up on: 
    • Norovirus Outbreaks, 
    • Hepatitis A, 
    • Salmonella Typhi, 
    • Shigella spp., and  
    • E coli
  • Active TB investigation 
  • New Diagnosed Hepatitis C education

Children’s Special Healthcare Services: 231-724-6209

  • Arrange for transportation services to provide patient healthcare
  • Assist patients with barriers to essential healthcare services

Lead Exposure Outreach and Education: 231-724-6350

  • Call for appointment

Cremation Permits: 231-724-1215

  • Call for appointment

Animal Bite Investigations: 231-724-1204

  • Call for appointment

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