Block Island Health Services has cared for island residents and visitors with compassion and integrity since 1989.
The Block Island Medical Center is a licensed ambulatory care facility striving to provide exceptional, patient-centered and evidence-based care in a confidential, respectful and caring environment.
We extend and integrate care through our partnerships with visiting specialists and through a mainland referral network.
The Medical Center exists solely to ensure the health, safety and well being of island residents and visitors.
Recent Medical Center News
Actualización del Centro Médico Block Island 1 de agosto de 2020 El "repunte" de Rhode Island se define en la última semana, terminando el 29dejulio, como 7 personas adicionales en el hospital con COVID-19 (total 74) y 3 adicionales en el ventilador (total 6)....
Block Island Medical Center Update August 1, 2020 Rhode Island’s “uptick” was defined in the last week, ending July 29th, as 7 additional people in the hospital with COVID-19 (total 74) and 3 additional on ventilator (total 6). Block Island has had 5 positive test...
We are pleased to announce an addition to the nursing staff at the Medical Center: Claire McElderry, RN, BSN. Many of you know Claire as a longtime resident of Block Island and may have had the pleasure of meeting her at the Medical Center while she was working...
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WHAT WE ACCOMPLISH WITH A "CAN DO" ATTITUDE
Block Island is a special place. Special for its pristine beaches and stunning scenery, its salty air and starry nights. And it’s special for its community. Block Islanders have a history of taking care of their home and community.
The Block Island Medical Center has been an indispensable part of sustaining the island as a viable year-round community and an internationally known tourism destination.