OHI Expands Its Patient Hours to Include Saturdays

Posted on July 24, 2012 By

Beginning August 4, 2012, Ocean Health Initiatives (OHI), a federally qualified health care center (FQHC), 101 Second Street, Lakewood,  is expanding its hours to include Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The Lakewood site will remain open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 6:30 p.m., with evening hours every Tuesday until 8:00 p.m..

Patients can contact the Lakewood Call Center 732-363-6655 to make an appointment Monday through Saturday to see a doctor in all departments, including internal medicine, pediatrics, OB/GYN, dental, and social services.

Other OHI sites will keep their hours Monday through Friday: Toms River, 301 Lakehurst Road, 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; and Manahawkin, 333 Haywood Road Manahawkin, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For more information, contact Jennifer Corey, marketing coordinator, at 732-719-9026.

 About Ocean Health Initiatives

OHI, a federally qualified health center (FQHC), with locations at 101 Second Street, Lakewood; and 301 Lakehurst Road, Toms River; and 333 Haywood Road Manahawkin, provides comprehensive preventative and primary care, including pediatrics, maternal and child health, prenatal, WIC, universal immunizations, and dental health to the area’s uninsured, underinsured, and undocumented residents on a sliding-fee scale, based on an individual’s or family’s ability to pay.

OHI has a bilingual staff available to assist patients and callers. To become a patient of OHI, call a representative in the Call Center at either 732-552-0377, Toms River, or 732-363-6655, Lakewood.  Visit www.ohinj.org. for further information.