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Health and Medical Resources: Health Resources

This guide provides some current, reliable consumer health resources. To view more information, please visit the library or browse the catalog.

Urgent Care Centers

Find a Hospital or Nursing Home

Find a Doctor

Find a Specialist

Premium eResources

EbscoHost provides full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals, including such nursing and health related titles as Nursing Standard, British Journal of Nursing, and Primary Health Care plus many more.

Data Axle Find U.S. doctors and dentists by name, address, phone number, years of practice, medical school attended, primary speciality, and board certification.

Hotlines and Helplines

This is just a selection of some important helplines and hotlines. For more NJ Helplines, go to NJHelps,

Trusted Health Websites

Books Not to Miss

Drugs & Pharmaceuticals

Vital Records in NJ

Flu Shots Atlantic County

Free Flu Shots Available

CVS and Walgreens pharmacy offer free flu shots to children, teenagers, and adults. Appointments are preferred and can be scheduled online at a site near you. For additional information, you can visit

Finding Free or Low Cost Insurance in NJ

Health Classes and Support Groups

Classes (including CPR & First Aid), support groups, and screenings for healthy living are offered here.

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