Public Announcement Regarding COVID-19:

COVID-19 TESTING NOW AVAILABLE!

COVID-19 testing is now available at our Hempstead, Freeport, Elmont and Westbury locations from 9 AM – 1PM (by appointment ONLY). Please call (516) 396-7500.

If you or anyone in your family have symptoms including fever, cough or shortness of breath, you should be tested AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!

Testing will be by appointment ONLY in an outdoor facility at: Hempstead Health Center, Freeport Family Health Center (South Ocean Care)Elmont Health Center, & Westbury Health Center.

All are welcome to call, regardless of insurance or immigration status. Thank you and please stay healthy!

Learn More:

We know you are concerned about the COVID-19. As your healthcare partner, we want you to know that your safety is our top priority. Due to concerns about the COVID-19, we would like to inform you on what you can do to protect yourself and others. The Health Centers are open to also provide routine health services (some services may be limited).

COVID-19 Symptom Self Checker

Please DO NOT walk into Your health center before calling.

TELEHEALTH visits may be available. TELEHEALTH allows the doctor to care for registered patients by phone when the provider and patient are not physically present with each other. Please call 516-296-3742 or directly to your health center. Requests can also be made via our online form.

If you have any cold symptoms including fever, cough, and sneezing, please call your local health center before coming in. A nurse will tell you what you should do next.

Emergencies

If you have difficulty breathing, call 911 immediately.

NUMC Emergency Department: (516) 296-2100

South Nassau Emergency Department: (516) 623-3000

NYS Coronavirus Hotline: (888) 364-3065

Nassau County Coronavirus Call Center: (516) 227-9570

For additional Nassau County phone numbers and important information, click HERE.

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Our Health Centers Are Open!

On-site or TELEHEALTH appointments available by appointment only.

WHAT IS TELEHEALTH?

Telehealth allows the doctor to care for registered patients by phone when the provider and patient are not physically present with each other.

HOW TO REQUEST AN APPOINTMENT

Please call (516) 296-3742 or contact your local health center. You may also request an appointment via our online form.