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For over 110 years, NCH has cared for island residents and visitors with compassion and integrity.

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Urgent Access

NCH’s Urgent Access Clinic is located in the Anderson Building at 57 Prospect Street to offer easy and convenient medical care for non-life-threatening conditions. Walk-ins are welcome or appointments can be made on the Patient Gateway or by calling 508-825-1000. Click to learn more.

Boston Pops on Nantucket

Join us for Nantucket’s best summer event, the 27th annual Boston Pops on Nantucket on Saturday, August 10, 2024. Conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops on Tour will be joined by special musical guest Super Diamond, the Neil Diamond Tribute. Click for more details.

Welcome Dr. Steven Kohler

NCH has named Steven Kohler, MD, as our new medical director of Urgent Access. Kohler had previously served as an emergency medicine physician at Cape Cod Hospital since 1996, accumulating more than 125,000 emergency room and urgent care patient encounters. Click to read more.

Hospital Thrift Shop Open for 95th Season

The Hospital Thrift Shop reopened for its 95th season on Monday, May 13, 2024. Founded in 1929 by a small group of volunteers, the Thrift Shop sells affordable, recycled clothing and household items to benefit Nantucket Cottage Hospital. Since opening almost 100 years ago, the Thrift Shop has donated over $7.5 million to NCH. Click to see photos from Opening Day.


Come work and live on historic Nantucket Island – ranked by National Geographic as the “Best Island in the World”!

We serve the residents and visitors of our island community by providing a broad range of health and wellness services that include primary, emergency, and surgical care, along with a host of outpatient services and diagnostic testing.

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