Toms River, N.J., January 29, 2016 –
Community Medical Center’s Community Health Services, part of Barnabas
Health, 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.
Clinics will be held at the Family Planning Center in Manahawkin, 1173
Beacon Avenue, on Wednesday, February 17, 12 to 2:30 pm.
A clinic will also be held at the Ocean County Health Department, 175 Sunset
Avenue, Toms River, on Friday, February 26, 2016 from 1 to 3:30 pm.
Appointments are required. For further information or to schedule an appointment,
please call 732.557.3202.