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COVID-19 Information Regarding Our Service and Hours (Effective 03/19/2020)

The health and safety of all our staff and patients from the spread of the coronavirus is very important to Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan New Jersey (PPMNJ). In an effort to adhere to social distancing recommendations, we have made changes to our service model to reduce the amount of people in one area.

Effective March 19, 2020 through March 31, 2020, Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan New Jersey's East Orange and Ironbound locations will be closed.

The following Health Centers will remain open Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM-5:00 PM:
Paterson Health Center, 680 Broadway, Paterson, NJ 
Montclair Health Center, 29 North Fullerton Ave, Montclair, NJ 
Mulberry Health Center, 240 Mulberry Street, Newark, NJ 

As a reminder, all services are by appointment only. There will be no walk in appointments during this time. Telehealth services are also available. For more more information or to make an appointment, visit our website at http://www.ppmnj.org or call 973-622-3900.

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Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan New Jersey has some additional questions to ask of all of our patients.

■ Do you currently have a fever OR cough OR shortness of breath?
■ Have you traveled to mainland China, Iran, Italy, Japan or South Korea in the last 14 days?
■ Have you been in contact with someone who has had a lab test positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

If NO to all: Proceed with the usual appointment process.

If YES to any question: Because we do not have the facilities needed to take care of patients who have or could have coronavirus, we are unfortunately not able accommodate an appointment at this time.

We will schedule you when you are feeling well. If you experience any severe symptoms such as high fever or difficulty breathing, you should call 911 or seek care in an emergency room.

Our Priority is You!

Rest assured, Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan New Jersey health centers are taking necessary precautions to protect our patients’ and staff members’ safety in light of the Coronavirus. 

  • Only patients are allowed in our health centers (If you were told to have an escort for your visit, please ask them to meet you after your appointment.)
  • We do not offer Coronavirus testing in any of our health centers. For information on testing, call 1-800-222-1222.
  • If you are experiencing a fever OR cough OR shortness of breath, please do not come to one of our health centers for your appointment or walk-in.

Thank you for your understanding.

Welcome to Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan New Jersey (PPMNJ), serving Essex, Hudson and Passaic counties!

We are committed to:

  • Providing the highest quality reproductive health care and family planning services to men and women, regardless of age, ethnicity, sexual orientation or ability to pay.
  • Offering factual, medically accurate sexual education programs.
  • Ensuring the fundamental right of every person to have access to reproductive health care and to decide for themselves whether and when to have children.

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