Family Health Center | Maternity Care Services
About the Jane H. Booker Family Health Center
Your Family's Health is our Family's Mission
By definition, family is "a group of people united by certain convictions or a common affiliation." Whether it's small or large, relatives or friends, family is the loyal group of loved ones you care to protect. At the Jane H. Booker Family Health Center, we see our highly trained and compassionate medical, nursing, and support team as a family committed to the health and well-being of yours.
Every day, our team works enthusiastically to help those in the community seeking our services. So whether your family has a sick child, an expectant mother, or an ailing grandparent, we'll be here for you and your loved ones because like you, we understand family is everything.
The Jane H. Booker Family Health Center provides a wide range of acute and preventative health services to meet the needs of every member of your family.
Center for Medicine & Surgery
Our skilled practitioners, expertly assisted by our caring nursing staff, diagnose and treat a large variety of health problems, including diabetes and hypertension. Preventive health services are also part of our overall wellness plan.
Center for Pediatrics
As part of Meridian Pediatric Network, we treat each child as one of our own. Our services emphasize routine health screenings, parental education, and immunizations according to the progressive stages in a child's development. And for those times when your child is ill, our physicians and nurses are here to provide comfort and treatment.
Center for Obstetrics & Gynecology
We offer gynecological services focused on special diagnostic procedures to detect possible disease. HealthStart, our routine and high-risk prenatal and postpartum program, provides high-quality prenatal care. Through a comprehensive plan that entails medical and nursing care coupled with educational, social, and nutritional services, this program helps ensure the health of your newborn.
Infectious Disease (A-Team)
Special medical treatment for patients with an infectious disease is available in our welcoming and friendly atmosphere. The members of our infectious disease team are fully-qualified specialists here to address all disease-specific concerns, such as those related to HIV/AIDS.
Center for Dentistry
Jersey Shore University Medical Center is proud to host one of the few hospital-based dental programs in the region. We provide a full range of preventive maintenance services and acute dental care.
Jane H. Booker Family Health Center also offers:
- Blood pressure monitoring and individual counseling by a professional nurse
- Nutritional counseling by a registered dietitian
- Social work consultations to assist with specific problems and with accessing community resources
- On-site lab draw station for blood tests
- On-site Prenatal Education classes
In the event that you need to be seen by a specialist, our practitioners can refer you to a variety of subspecialty areas.
Eligibility & Appointment Information
If you have Medicaid, Medicare, or any type of insurance coverage, please call 732-776-4209 for instructions on setting up an appointment. An appointment must be made in order to be seen in any of our service areas. If you are a member of a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO), your primary care physician must be a doctor with the Family Health Center for you to be eligible to use our services.
There is a charge for all medical services, however if you do not have insurance, unless you are pregnant, you must first complete a financial evaluation prior to seeing one of our doctors. Please call 732-776-4668 to schedule a financial interview, conducted Monday through Thursday in the Financial Assistance (Charity Care) Office. Bringing the following documents with you will greatly assist the process:
- Proof of income (three months of pay stubs)
- Proof of address (driver's license or envelope showing your current address)
- Social Security card
- Any type of insurance card
- Checking and savings account statements
A complete evaluation of the financial evaluation and determination process will be provided during your interview. While in the process of applying for Charity Care, patients can schedule an appointment.
Medicare & Charity Care Patients: The New Jersey Department of Human Services has instituted an insurance program called "Family Care." You may become part of an HMO. You will need to choose a primary care physician for yourself and your family. For more information on this important program, call 1-800-701-0710.
- Jane H. Booker Family Health Center, 1828 West Lake Avenue, Neptune, NJ 07753
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