OHI’s Mobile Dental Unit to Visit Head Start Sites This November

Posted on November 3, 2014 By

Dr. Theresa Berger, CEO of Ocean Health Initiatives, Inc. (OHI) has announced that the OHI mobile medical unit will be stopping at several local Head Start program sites to conduct dental exams specifically for the children participating in Head Start programs.

The OHI mobile medical unit will visit Head Start Program Sites in
Toms River: Ocean County College, 1 College Drive Mon. Nov. 3 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Manchester: 2950 Wilbur Avenue Tues. Nov. 4 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Berkeley: 264 First Avenue Tues. Nov. 4 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Brick: 503 Adamston Road Wed. Nov. 5 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Barnegat: 1 Ocean Avenue Mon. Nov. 10 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

The OHI mobile medical unit brings medical and dental services to people who might not have the transportation. To make an appointment or to confirm dates, times, and locations of the medical unit, contact the Call Center of OHI at 732-363-6655.

For questions regarding the mobile medical unit, contact Monika Kwiatkowska, dental coordinator, at 732-575-5667 or mkwiatkowska@ohinj.org.

About Ocean Health Initiatives
OHI is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) federally qualified health center (FQHC) with locations at 101 Second Street, Lakewood; 301 Lakehurst Road, Toms River; 333 Haywood Road, Manahawkin; Lakehurst Circle Center II, 686 Route 70 Lakehurst; a health center within the Clifton Avenue Elementary School, 625 Clifton Avenue, Lakewood; and a Mobile Medical Unit.

OHI provides comprehensive primary and preventative health care to Ocean County’s insured, uninsured and underinsured populations. A sliding-fee scale is available, based on an individual’s or family’s ability to pay. Services include pediatrics, maternal and child health, prenatal, WIC, universal immunizations, behavioral health, dental, family medicine, internal medicine, OB/GYN, podiatry and social services.

OHI has a bilingual staff available to assist patients and callers. To become a patient of OHI, call 732-363-6655. Visit www.ohinj.org for further information.