What’s New

2014 Annual Health Fair

Health Fair! Saturday, March 15th 8am – 12pm No Admission Fee ∙ All Events & Screenings are Free Goodies & Giveaways ∙ MVY Radio Live Tick-Borne Illnesses Seminar: 8:15am By N. Stuart Harris, MD, MFA – Chief, MGH Division of Wilderness Medicine Breast Health Seminar: 9:15am By Denise Fraser, MD – MVH Surgical Services Melanoma […]

Learn More about Affordable Care Act Insurance Coverage

Learn more about insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act. To find out more about health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, Martha’s Vineyard Hospital encourages you to contact MVH Patient Counselor, Laurie Marotta at 1-508-957-0157 or the Vineyard Health Care Access staff at 508-696 0020.

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Annual Fund

I was born in Edgartown and always knew I wanted to come back someday and participate in and contribute to my community. I had been managing Air Force hospitals for 4 years when Stephen Carey Luce called me in 1972 and asked me to come back to the Island to be the administrator of Martha’s […]

A Golden Opportunity to Make a Gift from Your IRA

Extended Pension Protection Act Provides Special Window of Opportunity It’s official–the president signed the charitable IRA rollover extension into law, and it will be in effect for 2013. Donors aged 70-1/2 or older are once again eligible to move up to $100,000 from their IRAs directly to qualified charities without having to pay income taxes […]

Health Needs Assessment

2013 – 2014 Health Needs Assessment Report

Bringing Cancer Care Closer to Home

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital is pleased to announce that as an affiliate of the Massachusetts General Hospital, we now offer patients a more comprehensive approach to treating cancer. MVH and the Mass General Cancer Center will begin working together to provide hematology/oncology physician and nurse practitioner services to Vineyards. This new Mass General Hematology/Oncology Service at […]

Lyme Testing Brought In-House at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital is pleased to announce the hospital’s lab is now performing Lyme disease testing and providing results on site. The hospital recently acquired a new instrument, the Biomerieux MiniVIDAS analyzer. Using the latest validated technology, the Biomerieux is accurate and sensitive enough to reliably detect the total amount of Lyme IgG and IgM […]

Health care winds buffet Martha’s Vineyard Hospital

Following nine straight years in the black, Martha’s Vineyard Hospital ended its most recent fiscal year in the red. The challenge moving forward, hospital leaders said, is to navigate the shifting economic and political currents that will continue to affect health care providers across the nation. Read the full article in The Martha’s Vineyard Times

US Green Building Council’s Gold Certification Makes MVH the Highest LEED Rated Hospital in Commonwealth

On June 17th, 2011 Martha’s Vineyard Hospital was awarded GOLD certification by the US Green Building Council’s LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program for meeting the highest standards in environmentally sound building practices. The new building, which houses all of the Hospital’s clinical services, opened in June 2010. The award makes our hospital the highest […]

Hospital Physicians Awarded “Best of the Vineyard”

Congratulations to Dr. John Lamb and Dr. Julia Stunkel for winning Martha’s Vineyard Magazine’s “Best of the Vineyard 2011″ award in the category of Best Doctor. Best Doctor: John Lamb, MD Runner-up: Julia Stunkel, MD “Dr. John Lamb has only lived here for five years, yet this marks the fourth time he’s taken home Best Doctor. Clearly, […]