About Us

About Us

Mission: To provide a comprehensive, integrated system of health care to optimize the physical and mental well being of individuals and families in our community by delivering outstanding health education, preventative, and treatment services.

The Center for Health Education, Medicine, & Dentistry (CHEMED) is a Federally Qualified Health Center dedicated to providing primary health care, disease prevention, health education, case management services, and social service referral to all residents of our area to promote and maintain healthier lifestyles. CHEMED opened in February 2008 as a division of the Lakewood Resource & Referral Center (LRRC) to offer health care and education to the Lakewood, NJ community.

About ChemedCHEMED provides comprehensive preventive and primary care medical, dental and behavioral health services for adults and children, as well as health education, and nutrition services.

These services are available to all patients regardless of the ability to pay. CHEMED participates in all Medicaid and Medicare plans as well as private insurance coverage. A sliding fee scale is available for our uninsured patients.

CHEMEDís primary care Adult services extend beyond sick visits and include a focus on preventative care, such as screening and assessment for an assortment of cancers, cardiovascular health, and behavioral health, including substance abuse. Preventative services such as assistance with smoking cessation and the development of strategies to manage asthma are provided to promote the health of the community. For those with hypertension or other forms of coronary artery disease, diabetes and/or other potentially debilitating diseases, specialty services coupled with nutritional counseling are available within CHEMED.

CHEMED's state of the art Women's Health division offers obstetrical and gynecological care with onsite ultrasounds for your convenience.

CHEMED's Radiology Department currently offers x-rays, mammograms and bone density scans. All imaging procedures are performed using state of the art digital equipment and are read by Monmouth Medical Center radiologists.

CHEMED Pediatric services include all necessary immunizations and screening and preventative services. CHEMED also has a full Behavioral Health department at our facility offering counseling for adults and children. CHEMED is committed to ensuring the well-being of all of our patients; as such CHEMED provides quality education, screening, and intervention for a variety of behavioral health issues. Our facility also contains a full state-of-the-art Pediatric and Adult Dental Department.

Our physicians promote the use of preventive services and compliance with treatment plans and follow-up appointments. CHEMEDís delivery model of providing both primary care medical and dental services in one treatment setting ensures coordination of care.

CHEMED is a deemed, federal public health service employee.

CHEMED is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).

© 2018 Chemed Health        Website by Duvys Media

CHEMED Health Holiday Schedule

Sunday, September 30th - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Monday, October 1st - Closed
Tuesday, October 2nd - 8:30pm to 10:30pm
Wednesday, October 3rd - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Thursday, October 4th - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Friday, October 5th - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Saturday, October 6th - 8:30pm to 10:30pm
Sunday, October 7th - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Monday, October 8th - Closed
Tuesday, October 9th - 8:30pm to 10:30pm