COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Community Care received 100 vaccines last week to vaccinate our staff. We have not yet received vaccines for patients or the public. We will keep you up to date on this issue as additional vaccines become available for our use. Until that time, please take a look at today’s COVID-19 Vaccine update from the City …

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Covenant Featured in Detroit Free Press

Free, affordable health clinics play crucial role in coronavirus pandemic by Nushrat Rahman Detroit Free Press (12.31.2020) “The clinic has been helping people navigate the health insurance system to become insured again, and has expanded its own food program to give out 250 boxes each month to families in need. ‘We catch the people who …

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Joy Clinic Featured in Model D Article

“A partnership between Covenant Community Care, Inc. and Joy-Southfield Community Development Corporation has brought more stability to a former free medical clinic and enabled them to better address community health issues.” Read the full article here.

Westland Clinic Provides Flu Shots on December 12, 2020

Covenant Community Care and Warren Road Church are hosting a Flu Shot Clinic at Covenant’s Westland Clinic (32932 Warren Rd., Westland, MI 48185) on December 12, 2020, from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. Anyone ages 3 and up (with or without insurance) can participate. Call 734-298-0202 for more information. Walk-ins are welcome.

Q&A w/ Eastla Smith

Covenant Spotlight Eastla Smith Executive Assistant 1. Tell us about yourself. I have been blessed working in healthcare administration for 18 years now. I enjoy being an aunt to my nieces and nephews. I enjoy exercising, healthy cooking, home organizing, community service, and attending musical concerts. 2. Fun fact about you! I absolutely love to …

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COVID-19 Testing at Joy Clinic

Covenant Community Care’s Joy Clinic is offering COVID-19 Testing every Tuesday from 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm and Friday 8:30 am – 9:30 am by appointment only. Anyone (ages 12 and up) can participate. Call 313-446-8800 to schedule a testing appointment or for more information. Joy Clinic’s address is 18917 Joy Rd. Detroit, MI 48228.

National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month What is Diabetes? Diabetes is a disease in which blood glucose levels are above normal. Most of the food we eat is turned into glucose, or sugar, for our bodies to use for energy. The pancreas, an organ that lies near the stomach, makes a hormone called insulin to help …

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Covenant Featured in Michigan Radio Article on Flu Vaccines

“Covenant is one of 31 FQHCs in Michigan to receive a grant from the Michigan Primary Care Association, which is distributing $10 million in federal CARES Act funds on behalf of MDHHS. The grant money will help the health centers extend clinic hours, and set up drive-through vaccination clinics and heated tents and trailers where …

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Meridian and Samsung Donate Smartphone Devices to Assist Patients in Accessing Telehealth Services

Meridian and Centene, in collaboration with Samsung, will provide 425 Samsung Galaxy A10e smartphones, with 90 days of free wireless service, to select health care centers. Meridian will supply local healthcare providers with Samsung Galaxy A10e smartphones to provide to patients who would not otherwise have access to healthcare services virtually. “We are thankful for …

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Board Chair, Dotti Sharp in Detroit Free Press News

Last week our very own Board Chair, Dotti Sharp, was recognized by the Detroit Free Press for creating the Power of One Dedicated Woman Awards in 2014 in partnership with Michigan Community Resources, a nonprofit organization that supports other nonprofits and community-based organizations. The awards celebrate unsung Detroit women changing their neighborhoods. We are so …

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Mobile Dental Team COVID-19 Protocol

Covenant Community Care Mobile Dental is committed to your safety. We have implemented the following CDC and ADA recommended protocols to help protect our staff, patients and our community. We are transitioning to contactless registration. All required forms will be available online. Alternative care such as tele-dentistry visits and in-office appointments will be offered. Employees …

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Regular mammograms are the best way to detect breast cancer early. Please call TODAY to schedule your mammogram: Beaumont: 800-328-8542 St John: 866-501-3627 Karmanos: 800-527-6266 Henry Ford Hospital-Main: 313-916-2932 Henry Ford New Center One Building: 313-916-9712 Sinai Grace Hospital: 313-966-4800 Northland Radiology: 248-569-0296 BASHA: 248-288-1600 Don’t have a mammogram order …

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Covenant Community Care Receives CFSEM 2020 Hugeli Award

We are pleased to share that Covenant Community Care has received the Community Foundation of Southeastern Michigan 2020 Hugeli Award for Program Excellence. “It is an honor to accept the Richard F. Huegli award on behalf of our entire team at Covenant Community Care,” says Joslyn Pettway, chief executive officer, Covenant Community Care. “Our team …

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Q&A w/ Mitzi Cardona

Covenant Spotlight Mitzi Cardona Board Director 1. Tell us about yourself. My name is Mitzi Cardona, I have had the privilege of being married to my high school sweetheart for 22 years. I am a mom to two amazing kids that keep me on my toes. I love to go on walks and just admire the beautiful work …

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Check. Change. Control. – Empowering Patients with Hypertension

“Since the beginning of this year, Covenant has been working on collaborating with the American Heart Association and MPRO on an initiative, the Check, Change, Control program, along with several other FQHCs across the state to provide resources and education to our patients with the goal of better blood pressure control.  As with many things …

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What to expect at my in-person appointment

Covenant Community Care is dedicated to your safety and providing the highest quality healthcare. While we continue to offer telehealth services, there are needs that require in-office care. We are ready to see you. Covenant closely follows the latest guidelines and executive orders for keeping employees, patients, and the community safe. Reviewing what to expect …

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Orice Dennis, Security and Maintenance Specialist Cuts Royal Oak Clinic Hedge into the Shape of a Heart

Orice Dennis has been working at Covenant Community Care for 5 years as a Security and Maintenance Specialist at our Royal Oak Clinic. Orice found Covenant Community Care after he was contracted to work security at the Royal Oak Clinic by a previous employer. Once this contract ended, Orice continued to come to the Royal …

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Q&A w/ Donald Jayne

Covenant Spotlight Donald Jayne IT Technician 1. Tell us about yourself. I’ve lived in Michigan my whole life, including visiting family in the Upper Peninsula every Thanksgiving. Going to Washtenaw Community College for Information Technology and then plan to transfer to Eastern Michigan for CyberSecurity. I love all things tech, building several PCs, playing video …

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