Greater New Bedford Community Health Center

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Directions from Boston:

Take the I-93 South

Take the Route 24 South exit, exit number 4, on the left towards Brockton.

Merge onto Route 24 South.

Take the Route 140 South exit, exit number 12, towards Taunton/New Bedford.

Follow MA-140 South.

Take the I-195 East exit, exit number 2E, towards Cape Cod.

Merge onto I-195 East.

Take the RT-18 South exit, exit number 15, towards Downtown.

Merge onto MA-18 South.

Stay straight to go onto John F Kennedy Memorial Highway.

Turn right onto Elm Street.

Elm St. Garage is on the right.

GNBCHC'S Purchase Street entrance is one block up from garage.

The Greater New Bedford
Community Health Center

874 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

Main Phone: 508-992-6553
Dental Appointments Only: 508-984-7031
Women's Health: 508-342-4400

TTY: 508-994-2478

Fax: 508-997-2498
(for medical information)

Fax: 508-992-2023
(for all other information)

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Adult Medicine
Monday - Friday 8:00am – 5:30pm


Adult Urgent Care:
Monday - Friday 7:00am-7:00pm
Saturday 8:00am-4:30pm
Sunday 8:00am-2:00pm


24-hour, 7-day on-call service. After hours call 508-992-6553


Dental Care:
Monday 8:00am-7:00pm
Tuesday - Wednesday 8:00am-6:00pm
Thursday 8:00am-5:00pm
Friday 8:00am-4:30pm
Saturday 8:00am-12:00pm


Woman's Health:
Monday - Thursday 8:00am-6:30pm
Friday 8:30am-5:00pm


Pediatrics:
Monday - Friday 8:00am-6:00pm
Saturday:
Urgent Care
9:00am-12:00 noon


Geriatrics:
Monday - Friday 8:00am-5:00pm


Infectious Diseases:
(Dr. Laurel Miller Center)
Monday - Friday 8:00am-5:00pm


WIC Program:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 8:00am-4:30pm
Thursday 9:30am-6:00pm
First & Third Saturday 8:00am-12:00 noon


Greater New Bedford Community Health CenterGreater New Bedford
Community Health Center
874 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

Phone: 508-992-6553
Web Site: www.gnbchc.org



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JCAHO Public Statement

Any individual who has concerns regarding patient care or safety at the Greater New Bedford Community Health Center is encouraged to contact our Patient Advocate, Ms. Iza Cales, at 508-992-6553 extension 145. If concerns in question cannot be resolved at this level, the individual is encouraged, by the organization, to contact the Joint Commission's Office of Quality Monitoring by calling 1-800-994-6610 or by e-mailing complaint@jcaho.org
Greater New Bedford Communtiy Health Center