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Flu Clinic 2014

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Health Department Presents Blood Testing

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Health Department Public Affairs: Mayor Robert B. Giangeruso, Director

Health Department

Our mission is to promote and protect the public health of our community by using the highest standards for disease control and prevention.

Services

  • Food Establishment Licensing and Inspections
  • Health Violation Complaints
  • Cat and Dog Licensing
  • Rabies Immunization Programs
  • Providing professional, skilled, and efficient public health care
  • Offering educational programs to promote preventative health care practices
  • Promoting healthy lifestyle choices
  • Responding to the changing health priorities and needs of our community
  • Serving as a health resource for our citizens

Programs & Information


Rabies Immunization Program

There are various times of years that free anti-rabies vaccinations are offered. Please watch the website News column on the Home Page for announcements. As a reminder for when your dog needs to be vaccinated, view information below.

  • Dogs vaccinated in 2011 are due for vaccination in 2014.
  • Dogs vaccinated in 2012 are due for vaccination in 2015.
  • Dogs vaccinated in 2013 are due for vaccination in 2016.

Licensing and Enforcement

Health Department Presents Blood Testing

The Lyndhurst Health Department presents blood testing/screening of residents 18 years of age and older on December 5, 2014 at 8:00 AM. The laboratory work includes a variety of blood tests including: complete blood count, blood chemistries, liver function tests, thyroid test, and a cholesterol panel. Cost: $20.00. 

Participating residents must provide the name and contact information of their health care provider. Results will be mailed to the resident and their doctor; residents are required to discuss their results with their doctor. 

Flu Clinic 2014

FREE FLU SHOTS ARE IN!!!!

On Monday, November 10, 2014 from 5:00 PM- 7:00 PM the Lyndhurst Health Department, under the direction of Mayor Robert B. Giangeruso, will be holding its seasonal flu shot clinic at 601 Riverside Avenue Suite 1. Free seasonal flu shots are available to all Lyndhurst residents who are 18 years of age and older. Medicare cards must be presented by anyone who is on Medicare. Please wear clothes with loose fitting sleeves so it is easy to receive the shot. No appointments are necessary for the flu clinic. For more information, call the Lyndhurst Health Department at 201-804-2500.

Lyndhurst Food Pantry

On Monday, Sept. 22, the Lyndhurst Food Pantry will be resuming their normal business hours. Monday- Thursday 1:00 P.M.- 3:30 P.M. The Lyndhurst Food Pantry is staffed by volunteers from the Woman’s Club of Lyndhurst. Interested patrons must submit proof of need and proof of hardship to the Lyndhurst Health Department located at 601 Riverside Avenue, Suite 1. Please call the Health Department at 201-804-2500 with any questions.

Health Department Presents Blood Testing

The Lyndhurst Health Department sets aside two dates each year for blood testing/screening of residents 18 years of age and older. The dates are on June 6, 2014 and December 5, 2014 at 8:00 AM. The laboratory work includes a variety of blood tests including: complete blood count, blood chemistries, liver function tests, thyroid test, and a cholesterol panel. Cost: $20.00. Payments can be submitted in cash or checks made payable to Medical Laboratory Diagnostics.

Participating residents must provide the name and contact information of their health care provider. Results will be mailed to the resident and their doctor; residents are required to discuss their results with their doctor. Pre-registration is required and appointments can be made by calling 201-804-2500.

Contact

Location:
601 Riverside Avenue, Suite 1
Lyndhurst, New Jersey 07071

Tel: (201) 804-2500

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 9am-4:30pm