FAQ

How do I find the right Meridian physician and practice for my family?
Find the right doctor for you and your family’s needs quickly and easily with the Meridian Health Physician Directory. Looking for a female primary care physician in Jackson? No problem. Filter your search by name, location, gender, specialty and more.  Search for a physician in the Meridian Health Physician Directory.

Can I make my appointment online?
Meridian Health offers a fast and easy option for booking appointments online. Here, you can also search for services by available locations and find links to site-specific information. Book your appointment online now.

What if I need care or treatment and my family physician isn't available?
Meridian Health offers a variety of options for after-hours care or times when you need treatment fast. Learn more about Meridian Convenient Care.

How do I pay my bill?

We offer a variety of convenient options to make paying your bill fast, easy and secure. Access Meridian Health’s online bill-pay center here. 

If you would prefer to make your payment over the phone, please call 732-776-4380 to access our automated pay-by-phone service, which is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. More information about insurance, financial assistance and other bill-related inquiries is available here. 

How do I access my medical records?

To access your medical records, please download and complete this authorization form.

For information on medical records, please contact your hospital via its number listed below.

  • Bayshore Community Hospital
    732-739-5933 / 732-739-5985

  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center
    732-776-4241


  • K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital at
    Jersey Shore University Medical Center
    732-776-4241

  • Ocean Medical Center
    732-836-4331

  • Riverview Medical Center
    732-530-2333

  • Southern Ocean Medical Center
    609-597-6011 x2121

Please contact your physician’s office or other medical provider if you require access to other medical records. 

I need to speak with you right away. What number should I call?
Call our 24-hour call center at 1-800-560-9990. Our representatives are available to speak around the clock, and will get you the help you need as quickly as possible. To contact a specific hospital, view hospital contact information here.

I’m interested in working for Meridian Health. Where do I start? Explore our wide variety of exciting job opportunities here. Thank you for your interest, and we look forward to welcoming you as part of our team!