Office Policy Effective 06/01/2021

ALL individuals regardless of vaccination status MUST wear a mask. We are following the current recommendations of MDHHS for healthcare facilities.

1 support person over the age of 16 is now welcome (for both procedures and routine visits) if they screen negative for symptoms and exposure.

Pregnancy Resources

COVID Vaccine Pregnant Patient Handout

OVER THE COUNTER MEDICATIONS

3 HR POST GLUCOLA – Test must be scheduled.

Quest Diagnostics Instructions

  • Eat and drink as you usually do in the days leading up to taking this test.
  • Do not eat or drink for 8 hours before the test.
  • Report to the laboratory.
  • Your fasting blood will be drawn.
  • You will then be given the solution of glucose to drink. Three additional blood draws will occur. Samples will be drawn 1, 2, and 3 hours after drinking the glucose.
  • You may NOT EAT until all samples are collected.
  • In office lab draw with Quest Diagnostics is scheduled at 8:45 and we are limited to only one draw per day. Please make sure that you have a scheduled appointment before arriving.
  • If you choose to schedule at MidMichigan Medical Center please see below for separate instructions.

MidMichigan Medical Center Instructions

  • Call the lab at least three days in advance to schedule an appointment:
    • Midland 989-839-3460
    • Gladwin 989-246-6263
    • Clare 989-802-8850
  • For three days prior to the test, eat your normal diet WITH one extra slice of bread at each of your three daily meals.
  • Do not eat for 10 or 12 hours before arriving to the lab.

 

Upcoming Webinars

No scheduled webinars at this time.

Past Webinars

What to Expect: Body Changes Postpartum & Beyond

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHZyp5xCA-o

What to Expect: Pregnancy, Labor & Delivery