Emergency Services

Emergency Department at Southern Ocean Medical Center

SOMCSouthern Ocean Medical Center’s Emergency Department offers prompt, high-quality care to the community in a beautiful, comfortable and healing environment.

The facility more than triples the size of our previous emergency department, increasing the area's space from 8,800 to 29,000 square feet.

  • 42 spacious, private bays providing comfort and improved services for patients and their families
  • An expanded triage area and fast track area to increase efficiency and help doctors and nurses provide the best care to patients
  • An entirely new space for behavioral health patients offering a discreet, separate and secure treatment area
  • A radiology room with faster and more convenient radiology services

Thanks to our new “no wait” concept, patients are now registered immediately upon arrival. They are then evaluated and treated as quickly as possible.

Directions & Parking

Free parking is available for patients and visitors at Southern Ocean Medical Center. Designated areas closest to the Hospital entrances are marked for handicapped parking and for patient services and visitors.


Care Locations

  • Southern Ocean Medical Center, 1140 Route 72 West, Manahawkin, NJ 08050

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