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Here comes the sun

Here comes the sun

“As summer begins here on Block Island, the sun is shining and we all want to go out and enjoy the breeze. The question many of us have before we head to the beach is what to do about sun exposure?” Those are the words of Wes Albright, M.D., who is a resident working...
Four Legs to Stand On

Four Legs to Stand On

Substance abuse and addiction destroy lives of young and old, from all walks of life.   Good people can and do become addicted, with devastating effect… It can happen to anyone.    You can help…  PLEASE COME OUT AND SUPPORT THIS PLAY TO HELP RAISE...
Lights of Love Campaign

Lights of Love Campaign

It’s Thanksgiving, the Holidays, and Lights of Love time once again. We, at the Block Island Medical Center, are bursting with thankfulness. We are thankful for the excellent healthcare on-island. We are thankful to our health providers and Rescue Squad for the expert...
5th annual 5K Fun Run Beach Run

5th annual 5K Fun Run Beach Run

The 5th annual 5K Fun Run Beach Run takes place on August 7 2016. Signs up today! You can register online at www.active.com   Online registration is $25 and closes August 3, 2016. Registration is $30 the day of the race. The start, finish, and check in are located at...
Shop on AmazonSmile.com to Support BIHS

Shop on AmazonSmile.com to Support BIHS

Are you looking for another way to support the Block Island Medical Center? You can support Block Island Health Services when you shop at AmazonSmile.   Please think of signing on to AmazonSmile when you do your holiday shopping this year! To learn more read the...
Medical Center Fun Run 2015

Medical Center Fun Run 2015

Beginning in 2011, board members and friends of the Medical Center have  organized an annual 5K (3.1 mile) run/walk at the Town Beach on the first Sunday in August.  This family –oriented event is intended to promote a healthy, active and fun lifestyle among...
Medical Center 25th Anniversary Gala

Medical Center 25th Anniversary Gala

The Block Island Health Services Fundraising Committee and Board thank the hundreds of community members who made the July 16 Block Island Medical Center 25th Anniversary Gala successful. We especially want to thank Honorary Co-Chairs, Nancy Greenaway and Mary...
In Case of Medical Emergency on Island

In Case of Medical Emergency on Island

If you,  a loved one or friend is experiencing what you believe to be a medical emergency on Block Island the best course of action is to call 911 immediately.  Your call will be answered by the 911 system and routed to one of the excellent BI Rescue Dispatchers who...