PREPARE FOR JOB INTERVIEW (video)
TDaP — We need evidence (on paper) that you have been immunized for TDaP (tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis) before we can place you in a nanny or adult home companion position. Free TDaP shots are available at Fort Greene Health Center (address below).
Flu — If it is flu season (October - May), we also need evidence of a flu shot. Free flu shots are also available at Fort Greene Health Center (address below). Save the receipt if you get the shot from your local pharmacy.
TB — We need evidence (on paper) that you have been checked for TB (tuberculosis) within the past two years. You can ask your doctor for the test or use a walk-in clinic like Med-Rite urgent care (see address below).
FORT GREENE HEALTH CENTER
295 Flatbush Avenue, 5th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Take A, C, and F trains to Jay St., or 2,3,4 and 5 trains to Nevins St. or R, Q, & B to DeKalb Ave.
Clinic is on the corner of Willoughby St. & Flatbush Avenue Extension, near the Fulton Mall and Long Island University.
Office Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:30am - 2:30pm
You DO NOT need an appointment for TDaP and flu shot and you DO NOT need insurance.
INSTRUCTIONS: Go to the 5th Floor for TDaP and seasonal flu shots. Bring your insurance card if you have one and picture ID. If you do not have insurance, you may be billed approximately $20 for all immunizations.
MEDRITE URGENT CARE
919 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10017
(near 49th Street, take E train to Lexington Ave./53rd Street)
Mon – Fri: 8:00AM – 10:00PM
Sat & Sun: 9:00AM – 7:00PM
NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED
RECOMMENDED PRIVATE DOCTORS
A.T.M. Yousuf, MD [most insurances accepted including Medicaid plans]
37-16 73rd Street, Suite 202
Jackson Heights, New York 11372
CPR/First Aid TRAINING
FRONTLINE HEALTH (CPR)
555 8th Avenue, Suite 1103, NY, NY
(at 38th Street)
TRAINS: N/Q/R/W to Times Square/42nd or E train to 34th Street/Penn Station
RECOMMENDED INSTRUCTOR (Tibetan & Nepali speaking)
Karma Tashi Kunsang, AHA Certified Instructor
Affordable daycare (for nannies)
Affordable Day Care in Elmhurst, NY; (718) 205-1925 for working parents.