Wellness Found Here

We exist solely for Nantucket and its people, giving everyone who calls the island home the confidence to live, work and play in this special place.

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

On October 15, Nantucket Cottage Hospital is offering free mammography screenings to uninsured Nantucket women over 40 years old. Call (508) 825-8250 to register.

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Tick Season on Nantucket

It's now tick season on Nantucket. Learn more about tick-borne diseases and read Dr. Tim Lepore's tips for prevention.

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Primary Care

Our primary care team of clinicians is here to care for your everyday health needs

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Cancer Expertise Close to Home

Our partnership with Massachusetts General Hospital brings world-class cancer care to you.

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Supporting Our Island Community Health Needs Assessment

Through a community survey, focus groups and an analysis of quantitative data, we have attempted to determine the most pressing health needs facing Nantucket.


Grateful Patients Saved From a Stroke on Nantucket

What happens if you have a stroke 30 miles at sea? It happened to Nantucket resident John Belash. Learn how he benefited from our tele-stroke program, a partnership with Massachusetts General Hospital.


New Building Campaign Nantucket's New Hospital

Nantucket needs a unique, state-of-the-art hospital offering access to world-class healthcare with local sensibility. Learn more about our historic initiative to build a new hospital that will serve future generations of islanders.


Latest news Celebrating Our Staff

In September, Nantucket Cottage Hospital celebrated its longtime staff members with an employee appreciation luncheon and recognized employees for their years of service to the hospital and the island community.


Celebrating 86 Years Thrift Shop Now Open

The Hospital Thrift Shop, located at 17 India Street, is now open for the season. The shop sells merchandise donated by island residents and visitors – anything from clothes to furniture to artwork – from late May through mid-October.


Staff Spotlight Kim Patten Named "40 Under 40"

Nantucket Cottage Hospital’s Medical/Surgical and Infusion Services Nurse Manager, Kimberlee Patten has been recognized by Cape & Plymouth Business magazine with one of its “40 Under 40” awards, which recognize the region’s top young leaders.


Give now The NCH Fund

The success of our hospital is critical to life as we know it on Nantucket. And that success depends on annual gifts. Together, our gifts create the flexible resources to solve problems, support life-saving care, and improve each patient’s experience.

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