Dover, NJ – (November 8, 2018) Volunteers from all over New Jersey came together in Dover last weekend to provide free dental care and more to nearly 200 veterans at the second annual Smiles for Our Heroes, an event to honor veterans for their military service.
If you need to purchase health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace (Obamacare), you must sign up between Nov. 1st and December 15th. Be aware that the enrollment period this year is only six weeks long. If you already have health insurance, you should visit Zufall to update your personal information and review any changes in plans and pricing for 2019.
Zufall Health counselors are available to help you enroll and offer guidance on eligibility and insurance plans. Call our Help Line at 973-891-3425 with questions or to make an appointment. Leave a message and we’ll call you back.
To get insurance, you must live in the U.S. and be a U.S. citizen or national (lawfully present). You can apply online, by phone, or through an agent or broker. To apply or learn more, visit https://www.healthcare.gov.
Zufall Health joined Community Health Centers (CHCs) throughout the state on October 10th for a Train Up Day to encourage career development and workforce opportunities within CHCs. Train Up Day provides a chance to share available positions and job openings for employees to grow within their organization. During the event, Zufall highlighted success stories of staff members who moved up the ladder, instructed employees about the various departments within the Health Center, as well as provided information about training and education opportunities available to employees.
Free dental services will be provided to veterans and their families at the Smiles For Our Heroes event. Services will include exams and cleanings, oral cancer assessments, x-rays, fillings, extractions, root canals and dentures. FREE food, giveaways, and resources will be available. Transportation will be provided at pick-up points in Morris, Sussex, Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset, and Essex Counties. Appointments are limited, preregistration is required. Call Maria at (973) 328-9100 EXT 258 to see if you qualify.
Zufall Health • 17 South Warren Street • Dover, NJ 07801
Sat., November 3rd, 8 am–6 pm
Sun., November 4th, 8 am–4 pm
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See video of last year’s “Smiles For Our Heroes” event, here.
Thursday, October 18, 2018 – 12:30pm
Township of Franklin Senior/Community Center
505 Demott Lane, Somerset
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The Zufall Health Medical Mobile Unit will be on site from 9am–5pm providing county residents with well-woman exams, including clinical breast exams and referrals for mammograms as needed. To preregister for medical services, call 908-526-2335, ext. 283.
For more information on the Shades of Pink event, please call the Regional Chronic Disease Coalition at 908-231-7155.