11 / 29 / 2019

Parking Lot Access Update 12/2/19

On Monday, December 2nd, the Vesper Lane entrance to the hospital parking lot will be temporarily closed to complete site work. We hope to reopen the Vesper Lane entrance as soon as possible.

Park here off Prospect Street and walk in the new main entrance!

Photo: Grey Lady Aerials

Vehicles can use the two Prospect Street entrances:

  • Patients accessing the Emergency Department will use the Prospect Street emergency entrance and parking lot.
  • For all other hospital services besides the Emergency Department, use the main Prospect Street entrance, park in the main lot and enter the building either through the new main front door or the new medical center door.
  • Dr. Lepore’s patients should use the Prospect Street entrance to the lot.
11 / 22 / 2019

New Entrances and Parking to Open Monday, Nov. 25th

We’re happy to announce that on Monday, Nov. 25th, both the main entrance and physician clinics entrance, as well as a portion of the new parking area at Nantucket Cottage Hospital, will be opened for patient access.

Patient parking will be available at the Emergency Department off Prospect Street and the newly paved portion of the main parking lot accessible from the new Prospect Street driveway, as well as the existing parking area off Vesper Lane. With these changes and additional parking spaces, the complimentary valet parking service at the Emergency Department entrance will cease, effective at the end of the day today, Friday Nov. 22nd.

11 / 13 / 2019

NCH Awards $381,500 in Grants Through Community Health Initiative

The 2019 NCH Community Health Initiative grant recipients.

Nantucket Cottage Hospital announced Wednesday that it has awarded $381,500 in grant funding to 13 non-profit agencies and other local organizations through its Community Health Initiative, which seeks to address the island’s most pressing health issues through collaborative, innovative, and sustainable programs. 

11 / 5 / 2019

Hospital Thrift Shop Donates Record $500,000 to NCH

The Hospital Thrift Shop Board of Directors presented checks to NCH and PASCON on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, totaling $510,000.

Capping off its 90th year in business, The Hospital Thrift Shop on Tuesday set a new record by making its largest ever annual gift to Nantucket Cottage Hospital with a $500,000 donation that will be used to acquire new medical equipment, including the future purchase of a new MRI machine, to enhance patient care at NCH.

The members of the Hospital Thrift Shop Board of Directors presented the check to Nantucket Cottage Hospital’s interim president and CEO Jeanette Ives Erickson Tuesday morning following the conclusion of a busy and successful season in business on India Street. In addition to its gift to NCH, the Hospital Thrift Shop made a separate donation of $10,000 to Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket (PASCON) to help facilitate its move into a new office location. The two gifts mark the culmination of the Hospital Thrift Shop’s 90th anniversary, as the non-profit organization continued to celebrate its impact through nine decades of supporting Nantucket’s hospital.