Health

Hospitals

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
8900 Van Wyck Expressway
Jamaica, New York 11418
Phone: (718) 260-6000
http://www.jamaicahospital.org

 

Medical Centers

Community Healthcare Network
Queens Healthcare Center
97-04 Sutphin Boulevard
Jamaica, New York 11435
Phone:(718) 657-7088

Community Healthcare Network is a community health center designed for all of your family’s needs. The sliding scale services they offer include:

  • Men’s and Women’s Adult Medicine
  • Pediatric Services
  • Family Planning
  • Prenatal and Post-Partum Care
  • Colposcopy
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Health Education
  • Sexually Transmitted Desease (STD) Testing
  • Social Services
  • Emergency Contraception
  • Podiatry Services

Learn more by visiting http://www.chnnyc.org.

 

Community Healthcare Network
Family Health Center
90-04 161st Street
Jamaica, New York 11432
Phone:(718) 523-2123

Community Healthcare Network is a community health center designed for all of your family’s needs. The sliding scale services they offer include:

• Men’s and Women’s Adult Medicine
• Pediatric Services
• Family Planning
• Prenatal and Post-Partum Care
• Colposcopy
• Nutrition Counseling
• Health Education
• Sexually Transmitted Desease (STD) Testing
• Social Services
• Emergency Contraception
• Podiatry Services
• PrEP( Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) and PEP ( Post- Exposure Prophylaxis)
• Transgender Family Program

Learn more by visiting http://www.chnnyc.org.

 

MIC-Women’s Health Services
MIC-Women’s Health Services is a program of Public Health Solutions – an organization offering free or low-cost women’s health care. They offer free or low-cost: pregnancy tests; pregnancy care; birth control pills, patches, IUDs, the morning after pill, condoms; and female exam with pap smear and STD test. Medicaid plans are accepted. If you don’t have insurance, they offer a sliding fee scale which means that your care may be free or low-cost depending on your income. Immigrants welcome.

MIC-Women’s Health Services
90-04 161st Street (at Jamaica Avenue) – 5th Floor
Jamaica, New York 11432
Phone: (718) 523-2123

 

Ailment Specific Services

AIDS Center of Queens County (ACQC)
The mission of the AIDS Center of Queens County is to enhance the quality of life for individuals and their families infected, affected and at risk for HIV/AIDS and other related conditions. We do this by providing comprehensive services in a non-judgmental, safe and supportive environment. ACQC provides free condoms, free HIV and STI testing, educational materials, presentations/lectures, outreach/health fairs, support groups, mental health counseling, harm reduction, housing, legal services, and a food pantry.

AIDS Center of Queens County (ACQC)
161-21 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, New York 11432
Phone: (718) 896-2500
http://www.acqc.org

New York State HIV/AIDS Hotlines
New York State HIV/AIDS Hotlines
English: 1-800-541-2437
Spanish: 1-800-233-7432
**All calls are private. You do not need to give your name.

The Queens Sickle Cell Advocacy Network
The Queens Sickle Cell Advocacy Network, Inc. is a 501(c)3, not-for-profit, broad-based community organization, serving children and families with special needs, and dedicated to providing services to  families, children and individuals with Sickle Cell Disease.

The Queens Sickle Cell Advocacy Network
207-08 Hollis Ave
Queens Village, New York 11429
Phone: (718) 712-0873
Email: qscanorg1@yahoo.com
http://www.qscan.org

Southeast Queens Lupus Connection
Jamaica Neighborhood Center (JNC)
161-06 89th Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11432
Phone: 718-739-2060 Ext. 17
Email: jncadvisory@yahoo.com

 

Health Statistics/Profiles

Snapshot of the State of Health Here in Jamaica
What follows is a link to a download of a presentation prepared by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. The presentation is a snapshot of the state of health in Jamaica. It was prepared for the Jamaica Solutions 2010 “Health Advocacy Leadership Roundtable”. Click here for Jamaica Community Health Profile Presentation

New York Consumer Guide to Health Insurers
Click here for Guide To Health Insurers