Fish Consumption Safety: Michigan Fish Advisory
New MDCH "Eat Safe Fish" Brochure
New MDCH "Buy Safe Fish" Guide
Safe Fish - Northwest Area Guide
Ticks:Tick Bite Prevention
Ticks and Your Health
What is PATH?
Ages and Stages Questionnaire
The Healthy Michigan Plan covers people who are age 19-64, not currently enrolled in Medicaid or Medicare, and meet certain income criteria.
HMP covers the following Essential Benefit Services:
› Doctor office visits and outpatient services
› Emergency services
› Home Help & Personal Care services
› Maternity and newborn care
› Mental health and substance abuse
› Prescription drugs
› Rehabilitative services
› Dental and vision
› Preventive and wellness services and chronic disease management
Other medically necessary services are covered as appropriate.
For more information or application assistance call (800) 432-4121 or visit HealthyMichiganPlan.org
No insurance? If you're newly married, a new parent, or have a new job, you may qualify for a Special Enrollment Period. Visit HealthCare.gov or call (800) 432-4121 to learn more.
Are you struggling to pay Employer-provided insurance premiums?
If you cannot afford the premiums for yourself and/or your dependents through your employer's insurance plan, you may qualify for special financial assistance from the Northern Health Plan. More information is available here.To see if you qualify, contact Nichole Cyr at the Health Department of Northwest Michigan,
You Will, Too!
WIC provides free food to women who are pregnant and breastfeeding, and infants and children up to age 5. The food package is valued at over $60.00 or more per month, and includes milk, eggs, cheese, cereal, fresh fruit and vegetables, juice, peanut butter, and infant formula. Medical, nutritional, and financial needs are reviewed to determine WIC eligibility. Immunizations, fluoride varnish, blood leads, and caries risk assessments are provided at WIC appointments. WIC also provides education and support for breastfeeding mothers.
Call (800) 432-4121 for more information.