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April 23, 2021

OCHD MOBILE COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC MAKING PIT STOP AT LAKEWOOD TOWN SQUARE FOR WALK-IN APPOINTMENTS

 SATURDAY, APRIL 24, 2021 FROM NOON TO 3PM *Appointments are on a first come, first served basis (registration to take place on-site). *The clinic will provide […]
April 15, 2021

COVID-19 VACCINE APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE AT OCHD CLINICS

The Ocean County Health Department COVID-19 vaccine clinics have plenty of appointments available for the Moderna vaccine for today and upcoming dates. (Same day appointments available). […]
April 8, 2021

OCEAN COUNTY HIGHLIGHTS

APRIL AS AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH     The Ocean County Board of Commissioners has proclaimed April as “Autism Awareness Month” in an effort to raise awareness […]
March 31, 2021

CANCER SCREENINGS SAVE LIVES

Don’t put off your annual health screenings and examinations   Need a Mammogram? No insurance? If you are over 40 years old, contact the NJCEED program […]
March 19, 2021

THE PANDEMIC ONE YEAR LATER: HOW PRIMARY PARTS OF THE OCHD EMERGENCY RESPONSE PLAN HAVE BEEN SERVING RESIDENTS

It all started in March one year ago; the COVID-19 pandemic was coming our way, creeping into Ocean County case by case.  An unprecedented public health […]
February 16, 2021

OCHD RESPONDS TO COVID-19 CRISIS WITH RELEASE OF INNOVATIVE MOBILE APP

New app features latest public health news, easy access to OCHD programs & services, vaccine & testing clinics, special events calendars, agency contacts and so much […]
February 10, 2021

OCHD PROVIDES 2 NEW PHONE NUMBERS TO COVID-19 CALL CENTER TO BETTER SERVE RESIDENTS  

  Due to the significant increase in the volume of calls due to the COVID-19 vaccine roll out and scheduling process, the Ocean County Health Department […]
February 1, 2021

HOURS SCHEDULED TO CHANGE AT OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE DRIVE-THRU COVID-19 TESTING SITE ON FEB. 8

As the need for coronavirus tests produced by the holidays appears to be on the decline, Ocean County will again modify the hours at the Ocean […]
January 17, 2021

OCBOH RE-ELECTS BOARD OFFICERS FOR NEW YEAR

  Board of Health maintains stability and consistency during pandemic with latest elections   (Toms River)  – Ocean County Board of Health (OCBOH) recently announced at […]