Health Center - Clinic

The clinic is responsible for Child Health, Students, TB Testing, the Annual Flu Program and Blood Screenings.


Blood Pressure Screenings will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at the Senior Building and the 4th Tuesday of the month at Borough Hall.

If you need copies of your child's immunizations please call the clinic at 973.859.7407 on the 2nd or 4th Tuesday of the month.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


Q: How do I dispose of syringes and needles?
A: Place used syringes and needles in a coffee can or in a detergent bottle. Seal with tape and dispose in regular garbage.


Q: Questions regarding child health conference (baby keep well)?
A:For children that do not have health insurance or have state health insurance; All necessary vaccines are given at the proper time by appointment.


Q: How did the nurse find out I had a blood test?
A: Laboratories are to report blood test results that are positive for certain diseases, Hepatitus A, B, C, etc.

Vaccination Program & Well Child Care

There will be an ongoing Vaccination Program and Well Child Care event every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at the Garfield Health Department, 60 Elizabeth St., Garfield, from 4 to 8 p.m.

These events are sponsored by the Elmwood Park and Garfield Health Department in conjunction with the Health Awareness Regional Program (HARP) of Hackensack UMC. The child vaccine program provides infants, children and adolescents who are uninsured or have New Jersey Family Care A with high quality, well-child care.

• Services are also provided for adults who are not insured.
• Please bring your child’s updated immunization record with you.
• Residents of Elmwood Park, Garfield and Lodi are eligible.

Health Center Contact

Valerie Marut R.N., BSN
Public Health Nurse

One Memorial Drive
1st Floor, Room 106
Lodi, NJ 07644

Hours:
8:30am - 3:30pm

T: (973) 859-7415
F: (973) 859-7453

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