As the saying goes, "Health is Wealth." By that standard, Ocean County residents are some of the "wealthiest" people in the world. A rich concentration of skilled and caring healthcare professionals and state of the art medical facilities stand ready to help you stay fit, or to put you back on the road to good health.
Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus
600 River Ave
A fully accredited acute-care hospital located in Lakewood. An affiliate of RWJBarnabas Health, Monmouth South is a sister hospital to Monmouth Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Long Branch. MMCSC introduced the first of its kind James and Sharon Maida Geriatrics Institute to the region, which provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care for elders. MMCSC also offers convenient access to an array of outpatient services as well as the services of the Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center. RWJBarnabas Health and MMCSC, in partnership with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey – the state's only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center – brings a world class team of researchers and specialists to fight alongside you, providing close-to-home access to the latest treatment and clinical trials.
CHEMED Health Center
1771 Madison Avenue
The Center for Health Education, Medicine, & Dentistry (CHEMED) is a Federally Qualified Health Center dedicated to providing primary health care, disease prevention, health education, case management services, and social service referral to all residents of our area to promote and maintain healthier lifestyles.
CHEMED currently offers services in Adult & Pediatric Medicine, Dentistry, & Behavioral Health. CHEMED has Social Service and case management staff on-site to assist our patients as well. Over the next year, we will be opening a full Pharmacy & Women's Health division.
Ocean Health Initiatives
1610 Route 88, Suite 204
Brick, NJ 08724
At Ocean Health Initiatives, our vision is that all people, regardless of age, ethnicity or religion, have access to health care that is affordable and available throughout the course of their lives.
We envision establishing health centers that offer comprehensive primary care medical services that cover every stage of the life cycle facilitated by a professional, courteous staff. Our health centers will offer state-of-the-art technology, innovations, in health care approaches and techniques, and a breadth of service that extends beyond physical needs.
Ocean Medical Center
425 Jack Martin Blvd
Brick, NJ 08724
Ocean Medical Center provides quality, compassionate care for the entire family, close to home. From our emergency room to cancer care, our team is here for you and your family.
Jersey Shore Medical Center
1945 Route 33
Neptune, NJ 07753
Jersey Shore Medical Center is the largest hospital in Monmouth and Ocean counties, providing regional services only offered in an academic and tertiary setting, inlcuding cardiac surgery and trauma.
Monmouth Medical Center
300 Second Avenue
Long Branch, NJ 07740
Monmouth Medical Center is one of New Jersey's largest community teaching hospitals. Our physicians work as a team dedicated to academic excellence, clinical competence, and comprehensive and compassionate patient care.
Ocean County Health Department
175 Sunset Avenue
PO Box 2191
Toms River, NJ 08754
Toll-free phone number: 800-342-9738
"In partnership with our community, we are committed to serving as a leader to promote healthy lifestyles, ensure a clean and safe environment, and provide high-quality public health services to protect our present and future generations"
Addiction Health Resources
Alcoholics Resource Center helps those battling alcoholism find AA meetings and a path to recovery that lessens the anguish of recurrence. We provide a wealth of information that people can use to recognize unhelpful behavioral tendencies and determine the best course of action for successfully overcoming the difficult challenges of alcohol addiction.
provides info for people at any stage of their recovery journey, including resources/treatment, warning signs, talking to a family member, and definitions of different types of treatment.
is very similar to rehabs.org and provides general resources for a variety of addictions along with a local treatment center directory similar to how AA helps people find local AA Meetings.
is very similar to AA and provides resources for a variety of narcotics addictions along with a local meeting directory for people looking to attend narcotics anonymous (NA) meetings.
Lakewood Municipal Alliance
Municipal Alliances throughout the state are comprised of dedicated and concerned citizens, policymakers and stakeholders who want to prevent alcohol abuse and drug abuse in their communities. The Lakewood Municipal Alliance is working to deliver evidence-based prevention programs that have a proven track record of success throughout New Jersey.
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