Agreement Clears Path to Detox for Islanders

A trial program has begun that offers Vineyard residents immediate access to detox services on the mainland, leaders at Community Services and the Island hospital announced this week.

Hospital Names New Medical Director of Emergency Medicine

Dr. Alamjit Virk has been named as the new medical director of emergency medicine and hospitalist services at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

High Marks for Maternity Department

The Martha’s Vineyard Hospital maternity department scored well in a recent survey.

New Martha's Vineyard Hospital CEO Makes His Rounds

The few miles of water between the Island and the mainland is a comfort of sorts for new Martha’s Vineyard Hospital president and chief executive officer Joe Woodin.

New Martha's Vineyard Hospital Trustees

Two seasonal residents of Edgartown have been named to the MVH board of trustees.

Math Error Involving Nantucket Hospital Causes Ripple Effect Through State

A recent math error by consultants for Partners HealthCare has shed light on how the 19-bed Nantucket Cottage Hospital has increased hospital wage reimbursements throughout the state.

Martha's Vineyard Hospital Names New CEO

The head of a critical access hospital in Randolph, Vt., has been named the new president and chief executive officer of the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Hospital Issues Zika Virus Alert

The Martha’s Vineyard Hospital has issued a health alert concerning the Zika virus, asking pregnant women who have traveled to certain countries, including Brazil, to contact doctors at the hospital.

Hospital CEO Timothy Walsh Will Retire

The president and chief executive officer of the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital announced his retirement Tuesday. Mr. Walsh told his staff that he plans to retire next April.

Town Hall Meeting About Health Care for Veterans

There will be a town hall meeting on Sept. 15 at 4 p.m. at the American Legion in Vineyard Haven about health care for veterans.