Founded in 1863, Rhode Island Hospital is a 719-bed tertiary care center and the hub of our department. Located in Providence, RI, it is the only Level I trauma center serving a population of approximately 1.5 million people from Rhode Island, Eastern Connecticut, and Southeastern Massachusetts. With nearly 150,000 patient visits to the emergency department last year, Rhode Island Hospital boasts one of the most active emergency departments in the country.
As the principal teaching hospital of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital is a nationally-recognized academic medical center. Annually, some 385,000 diagnostic radiology examinations are performed along with over 5,000 vascular and non-vascular interventional radiologic procedures. In 2015, Rhode Island Hospital was designated a Comprehensive Stroke Center, and eligible patients are cared for by a multidisciplinary team of experts, including neurointerventional radiologists from our department.
Rhode Island Hospital is located on an 87-acre academic campus, which also includes Hasbro Children’s Hospital and Women and Infants Hospital.