Section: Community Medical Center News

Free April Clinical Health Screenings Available to Women in Ocean County


Toms River, N.J., March 22, 2017 – Community Medical Center’s Community Health Services, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, through a grant provided by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, coordinates the New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection program in Ocean County. Currently, free clinical health screenings are available to uninsured women in Ocean County.

The program provides free clinical breast examinations, mammograms, cervical exams and pap smears to uninsured women between the ages of 40 and 64. To qualify for the program, participants must meet specific income requirements.

A clinic will be held at the Ocean County Health Department at 175 Sunset Avenue, Toms River, on Friday, April 7 from 1 to 2:30 pm and on Friday, April 28 from 1 to 2:30 at Ocean Gynecologic and Obstetrical Associates (OGOA) at 475 Route 70, Lakewood.

Additional clinics will be held at Family Planning Center locations in Lakewood at 290 River Avenue and Manahawkin at 1173 Beacon Avenue. Please call for details.

Appointments are required. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 732.557.3202.

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