3 / 23 / 2018

Ask the Experts: Sports Medicine & Physical Therapy

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Open House at the Nantucket Culinary Center, 22 Federal Street
Free Event – Stop By!

  • Meet Nantucket Cottage Hospital’s Sports Medicine & Physical Therapy team
  • Speak to the experts and get your questions nanswered
  • Hear how you or your loved ones might benefit from their services
  • Enjoy complimentary appetizers and a cash bar for a fun and informative a night out


SPORTS MEDICINE: Meet Kelly Facteau, MSPT band Brittany Russo, PTA and discuss techniques to prevent injuries while exercising. Ask questions about taping and bracing techniques and sports-specific rehab.

PHYSICAL THERAPY: Talk with Liz Camp, DPT, and Jameson Heise, DPT about balance, and therapeutic exercise to restore your movement and functionality, and knowing when it’s necessary to use assistive devices. And chat with Kelly Facteau, MSPT and LouAnn Bronson, PT, BS about pelvic floor dysfunction.

SPEECH THERAPY: Join Sara Perroni, SLP to hear how adults with progressive and neurological conditions might benefit from speech therapy. And meet Jody Newman, MA, SLP, CCC and Blanca Ramos, SLPA to discuss when it’s necessary to seek speech therapy for a child.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY: Ask Pedro Amaral, OTR/L your questions about hand, wrist and elbow issues. And meet Jenna Darkow, OTR/L, who can discuss when it’s necessary to seek occupational therapy for a child.

This event is sponsored by Nantucket Cottage Hospital’s Women+Wellness Lecture Series. Click here to learn about our signature summer event on July 23, 2018.

3 / 20 / 2018

Public Forum – March 27, 2018

What are your top health priorities?


Nantucket Community Health Needs Assessment
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Atheneum Great Hall
Voice Your Opinions!

Nantucket Cottage Hospital is updating its triennial Community Health Needs Assessment, an opportunity for the island to give NCH important feedback on the top health issues facing Nantucket. On Tuesday, March 27th, we will present the latest qualitative health and demographic data gathered by local, state, and federal agencies about Nantucket, and ask island residents to identify their top health concerns and social determinants of health.

3 / 13 / 2018

Storm Update; March 13, 2018

(4:25 p.m.) Power has been restored to the hospital. Pockets of the island are beginning to regain power. National Grid expects full power to be restored by 11:45 p.m. An emergency shelter is open to people and pets at the Nantucket High School. As always, the emergency department is open 24 hours a day.

(3:15 p.m.) An emergency shelter will be open for Nantucket residents at the Nantucket High School starting at 3:30 p.m. National Grid does not expect power to be restored to the island until midnight.

(1:50 p.m.) Nantucket Cottage Hospital remains open and operational during today’s winter storm. We are operating on generator power. All physician practices and specialty clinics are rescheduling patients. Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy’s outpatient services at Bayberry Court will be closed for the remainder of the day. As always, the Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day.