NOTICE OF PRACTICE CLOSURE (NEWTON)
October 13, 2015
Neighborhood Health Center-Newton (NHC Newton), located at 238 Spring Street, Newton, New Jersey, will close permanently on Friday, November 13, 2015. It is very important that you make arrangements as soon as possible to select a new physician to make sure you receive uninterrupted medical care. Please contact your medical plan to obtain a list of physicians in the area who are eligible to become your physician. If you are unable to locate a new medical provider, you may contact one of the following:
Neighborhood Health Services Corporation 1700-58 Myrtle Avenue Plainfield, New Jersey 07063 908-753-6401 Accepts all insurances, Medicaid, Medicare, New Jersey Charity Care and uninsured patients
Zufall Health Dover 18 West Blackwell Street Dover, New Jersey 07801 973-328-3344 Accepts all insurances, Medicaid, Medicare, New Jersey Charity Care and uninsured patients
If you are a current or past patient of NHC Newton, you may request that a copy of your medical record be transferred to you or another provider of your choice by completing an “Authorization to Release Medical Record”.
Your medical record cannot be released without this completed form. Until November 13, 2015, this form is available at this location or by calling 973-383-7001. Starting on November 14, 2015, you will have to request this form by calling our Health Information Management Department at 908-753-6401 ext. 1756. Please note that copy fees may apply, unless records are transferred directly to another healthcare provider.
Unless otherwise requested, all health records created by NHC Newton will be transferred to:
Neighborhood Health Services Corporation Health
Information Management Department
1700-58 Myrtle Avenue Plainfield, New Jersey 07063
Contact person: Ms. Monecia Leonard
908-753-6401 ext. 1756 (Office) 908-226-7014 (Fax)
If you have any health related questions, please contact Ms. Andrea Taylor, Director of Clinical Services, at 908-753-6401 ext. 1925. Thank you for choosing NHC Newton as your medical provider for the past nine (9) years; it was our pleasure to serve you