South County Hospital

Transportation/Wave Van

401 788-1178, Appointment Phone Line

South County Hospital offers free transportation via our Wave Van to patients needing access to the Lab, Diagnostic Imaging, Pre-Admission Testing, and Cardiopulmonary Services.

Transportation services are available 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, for residents of Charlestown, Narragansett, North Kingstown, South Kingstown and for Block Island residents (from the ferry landing in the Port of Galilee).  Some parts of Charlestown and North Kingstown are not covered by this service; call to inquire. 

Wave Van transportation is available for:

  • Anti-coagulation
  • Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Laboratory services
  • Pre-admission testing
  • Radiation therapy
  • Outpatient procedures (the Wave Program does not take individuals home following outpatient procedures)
  • Women's Imaging Center
  • Wound Care Center

All you have to do is call 401-788-1178 and leave a message and a driver will return your call to schedule and confirm your pick-up location and time. Please call at least 48 hours in advance of your appointment to schedule a pick up.