Health Division

630 Avenue C
Bayonne, NJ, 07002
(201) 858-6100

Located in the Department of Municipal Services, the Health Division is responsible for providing the residents of the City of Bayonne with access to health care. Contact the Health Division at (201)-858-6100.

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Below is a list of available services being offered by the Department of Health in Bayonne.

Annual Rabies Clinic - (201) 858-6100

Child Health Clinic - (201) 858-7113

The Child Health Clinic, located at Bayonne Hospital, provides the following services to any resident of Bayonne, by appointment:

  • Well Baby Care
  • Immunizations (DPT, Mantoux, MMR, Polio, TD Booster, HIB, Varicella, Pneumococcal)
  • Limited Dental Care

Contracted Services - (201) 858-6100

  • Ambulance
  • Garbage
  • Hudson Regional Health Commission

Dental Health - (contact school directly)

Limited dental care is available to school age children of Bayonne at the Bayonne Medical Center Clinic. Parent must contact the school nurse, who will schedule the appointment.

Environmental Concerns- (201) 858-6107

  • Air, Noise, Water Pollutants
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Environmental Education

Food Surveillance- (201) 858-6100

  • Investigates food establishments to maintain compliance with state and local ordinances
  • Conducts a mandatory six-hour Food Service Manager’s Certification Course for supervisory personnel in food establishments

Public Health Concerns- (201) 858-6100

  • Animals
  • Garbage
  • Heat and Hot Water
  • Insects
  • Pool Inspections
  • Pre-School and Day Care Center Inspections
  • Rodents
  • Youth Camp Inspections

Bayonne Office on Aging- (201) 858-6119

The Bayonne Office on Aging, located at 630 Avenue C, offers the following services to senior citizens living in Bayonne aged 60 years and older:

  • Information and Referral
  • Benefit Screening
  • Care Management
  • Extended Assessment
  • Health and Education Services
  • Socialization and Recreation
  • Telephone Reassurance

Click here for the Office on Aging page.

Communicable Disease Surveillance- (201) 858-6140

  • Botulism
  • Hepatitis
  • Lyme
  • Meningitis
  • Measles
  • Pertussis (whooping cough)
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Rabies
  • Salmonella
  • Shigellosis
  • Syphilis (Sexually Transmitted Disease)
  • Tuberculosis

Lead Poisoning Prevention Program- (201) 858-6583

  • Community Education for Parents and Preschool

The following licenses must be renewed annually by January 31 of each calendar year, or subject to a fine:

  • Ambulances
  • Dry Cleaners
  • Laundromats
  • Milk Trucks
  • Mobile Vendors
  • Pet Shops
  • Pigeon Coops
  • Pre-Packaged Goods
  • Retail Food Establishments
  • Tattoo Parlors
  • Vending Machines

Screening Clinic- (201) 858-6140

(Provided free to residents by staff nurses)

  • Blood pressure testing
  • Diabetes testing
  • Height and weight 
  • Medication management
  • Taxi physicals  
  • Physical screenings for disabled parking

On-Going Special Projects-

  • Clean Communities Litter Control Program
  • Right-to-Know Program for Public Employees
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