Directions To Choices Women’s Medical Center
Choices Women’s Medical Center is located at 147-32 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, NY 11435, just two blocks from the Long Island Rail Road’s Jamaica Station and multiple New York City subway lines. Our main entrance is just off Jamaica Avenue on 147th Street. Look for our blue awning.
Our main phone number is 718 786 5000.
What are the hours at Choices?
Choices Women’s Medical Center has implemented the following during our national emergency:
Currently, Medical Abortion Appointments are available Tuesday-Saturday up to 11 weeks of pregnancy.
We are booking Surgical Abortion Appointments starting Tuesday, April 7, 2020.
GYN & Prenatal Care:
If you have a serious, symptomatic vaginal GYN issue, please call 718-786-5000 to check appointment availability.
Our Prenatal Care Program is open for patients. We strongly recommend that our existing prenatal patients continue to receive prenatal care.
All non-essential GYN appointments are currently closed and will be waitlisted. Please call 718-786-5000 to be added to our list. We will contact you when appointments are available.
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Round Trip Car Service to Choices
Car Service Update!
At Choices, we understand the different barriers women face when trying to access medical care. Transportation does not have to be one of them!
In addition to providing Metro Cards to eligible patients, most patients with Affinity, Americhoice, Amerigroup, Archacare, Cigna, Diamond Care, Elderplan, Emblem Health, Empire BCBS, Fidelis Care, Healthcare Partners, HealthPlus, HealthFirst, Horizon Healthcare, Integra, MagnaCare, Medicaid, Montefiore MetroPlus, Oxford, Partners Health, Senior While Health MOTC, United Healthcare, United MOTC, UMR, and Wellcare coverage can receive FREE Round-Trip Car Service from their home on the day of their appointment at no additional charge.
Free Round-Trip Car Service through Medicaid:
Do you have active Medicaid? Want to schedule your free round-trip car service to your appointment at Choices in advance? To see if you qualify, create an account through MAS using your Medicaid information and get your pre-authorization today using this link: https://www.medanswering.com/enrolleeLogin.taf
Please note, booking must be made at least three (3) days in advance. In addition, long distance trips (outside of the 5 boroughs of NY), require at least seven (7) days advance booking.
Contact 718-786-5000 and ask to speak to a Financial Counselor to schedule your car service today.
How do I get to Choices on public transportation?
Jamaica is a transportation hub for New York City, and you can get there easily through a number of different means.
By NYC Subway: Take the E to Sutphin Blvd. Choices is 400 ft East of Sutphin Blvd. By NYC Bus: Q6 (Sutphin Blvd – Rockaway Blvd), Q8 (Brooklyn to Jamaica), Q44 (Jamaica to Bronx), Q54 (Jamaica to Williamsburgh) and Q56 (Jamaica to East New York) all stop in front of the building.
Express Bus from the Bronx!
Choices Women’s Medical Center is easily reached from anywhere in the Bronx via the Q44 / Q20 Local and Limited-Stop Service between Jamaica and College Point, Queens, continuing local to Bronx Park South, Bronx. The bus stop is in front of our new location on Jamaica Avenue.
The Q44 / Q20 has access from the 2 and 5 subway lines at E. Tremont Avenue exit, the 6 subway line at Parkchester – E. 77th Street exit, the 7 subway line at Flushing – Main Street exit, the E and F subway lines at Briarwood – Van Wyck exit, the F subway line at Sutphin Blvd exit, and the E, J and Z subway lines at Jamaica Center exit.
Choices is now easily accessible from any point in the Bronx!
By Railroad: You can take the Long Island Railroad and the JFK Airport Airtran to Jamaica Station, which is 500 ft from Choices.
I’m an out-of-town patient. What accommodations are nearby?
You will find several hotels nearby: Ramada, Quality Inn and Sleep Inn. You can also make arrangements to stay with a volunteer from Haven Coalition, a nonprofit organization that provides escorts to abortion procedures and a free place to stay. Call us and ask about it.