Covid-19 Resources

COVID-19 Testing – Available at ALL Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center Locations

Anyone wishing to be tested for COVID-19 is welcome to contact their local Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center (UGL) directly to schedule an appointment. The COVID-19 test being used in this situation is a nasal cavity swab that only takes a few minutes to complete. The time it takes to receive test results is generally a few days, but may vary based on volume.

Individuals wishing to be tested are encouraged to contact their insurance company directly to learn what COVID-19 related expenses may be covered during the pandemic.

Patients who are uninsured are encouraged to apply for UGL’s sliding fee scale. For more information, please visit https://uglhealth.org/sliding-fee/.

Click the links below to learn more about testing options and other resources.

 

Resource Links

COVID-19 Diagnostic Test Pricing

In accordance with section 3202 of the CARES Act, UGL is required to publicize the cash price for the COVID-19 diagnostic test.

 

Cash prices for services associated with COVID-19 testing are as follows:

$87.50 – Diagnostic Test (Lab)

$37.00 – Specimen Collection

$117.00 – Exam

                               

$241.50 – Anticipated total cash price may vary pending what, if any, additional services may be provided during the patient’s appointment.

 

Patients are encouraged to contact their insurance company directly to learn what COVID-19 related expenses may be covered during the pandemic.

Patients who are uninsured are encouraged to apply for UGL’s sliding fee scale. For more information, please visit: https://uglhealth.org/sliding-fee/.

Contact Information

  • The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has launched a statewide hotline to respond to health-related questions about coronavirus disease: 1-888-535-6136.
    • The hotline is open 7 days a week from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center (UGL) After Hours Services
    • A provider is on call for the clinics after hours, on weekends and during holidays. For urgent after hours needs in Marquette, Menominee or Iron Counties call (906) 372-3025 or in Houghton, Keweenaw or Ontonagon Counties call (906) 483-1000. In an emergency, go to your local emergency department or dial 911.



Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center (UGL) is a Federally Qualified Health Center and is a Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) Deemed Facility.
UGL receives funding from The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and has Federal Public Health Service deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims for itself and its covered individuals.
This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number H80CS26511 Health Center Cluster, total award amount of $1,839,050 with 89.9 % financed from nongovernmental sources. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.