About the Organization
South County Health is the leading health care provider in southern Rhode Island, offering a comprehensive range of impatient, outpatient, and home health services. At the heart of our system is South County Hospital, and independent, non-profit, acute-care facility offering the latest advances in technology and medical and surgical services. Our board-certified or board-eligible physicians and highly trained staff provide expert, advanced care, all patient rooms are private.
South County Health recently opened a new Cancer Center, new Labor and Delivery unit, and its second Medical & Wellness Center. With six consecutive years of positive financial results, our organization is thriving. We offer practitioners a unique combination of professional and personal advantages.
On the professional side, we provide an outstanding environment for delivering quality care, as our prestigious national recognitions attest:
*South County Hospital is one of only 19 hospitals nationally to receive a double five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medical Services for overall quality and patient satisfaction
*Named a top hospital and surgical care by Consumer Reports
*Received an A grade in patient safety from The Leapfrog Group for three consecutive years
*Named a Womens Choice Hospital for our obstetrical care and stroke care
On the personal side, we do our work in an engaged and supportive community, and within earshot of the Atlantic Ocean.
*Coastal community boasts over 100 miles of breathtaking beaches
*Within 15 minutes of Newport and 30 minutes of Providence, and easy drive or train ride to Boston and close enough for day trips to New York
*One of Rhode Islands most highly desired communities for raising families
Now celebrating 100 years of service to southern Rhode Island. South County Health gives you an exceptional opportunity to provide your patients with the best care possible. And isn't that why you got into medicine in the first place!