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Island Health Fair + Elder Expo

The Nantucket Council on Aging and Nantucket Cottage Hospital are joining forces to offer the first joint Island Health Fair & Elder Expo on Oct. 19th, 2019.

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Cancer Care

World-class cancer care has never been closer

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Access Our Services Coming From Off-Island?

Important information for off-island patients and providers: If you or your patient are coming to Nantucket for the summer or even visiting for a few days or weeks and want to receive care at Nantucket Cottage Hospital, click on the link above to see important information which will help you access the services you need.


Services in Focus Open 7 Days a Week

Nantucket Cottage Medical Group’s Walk-In Care offers easy and convenient access to medical care for non-life-threatening conditions without a trip to the emergency room. If you have never received services at a Partners facility, you must register ahead of time by calling (866) 211-6588.


Services in Focus Behavioral Health Integration

NCH and Gosnold on Nantucket have launched a pilot behavioral health integration program to embed Gosnold’s behavioral health consultants in the hospital’s primary care practices. This collaborative pilot program aims to identify patients at risk for behavioral health issues in the primary care setting and develop a treatment plan before their issues become a crisis.


Services in Focus Cancer Care

Developed in partnership with Massachusetts General Hospital our program brings a team of cancer specialists to the island on a weekly basis for patient consultation and treatment. Ugne Aleknaite, a Nantucket-based Certified Nurse Practitioner, coordinates with Mass General, Nantucket Cottage Hospital, and on- and off-island providers to care for Nantucket cancer patients and their families.


OUR PATIENTS Jeannie Critchley

In April 2015, Jeannie Critchley was coming to the end of another school year and looking ahead to summer on Nantucket. But Critchley, who has been a teacher at Nantucket Elementary School for nearly 30 years, was about to receive some health news that would change her life. After a routine mammogram at Nantucket Cottage Hospital, Critchley was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer.


Awareness& Prevention Tick-Borne Disease

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that there are more than 300,000 new cases of tick-borne diseases in the U.S. every year, and Nantucket has one of the highest incidence rates in the country. At Nantucket Cottage Hospital, our physicians have extensive experience diagnosing and treating Lyme disease, Babesia, Anaplasmosis, and Borrelia Miyamotoi.


Make a Donation The NCH Fund

Please consider a donation to The NCH Fund, our annual appeal, which supports the year-round operations of Nantucket Cottage Hospital. Simply put, many islanders could not make their lives 30 miles at sea without a first-class community hospital,. Learn more about some of our supporters, like Alli and Sean Mitchell.

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