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About the Lifespan Cancer Institute

Cancer Services

The Lifespan Cancer Institute at Rhode Island, The Miriam, Newport and Hasbro Children's hospitals provides the most current cancer diagnosis and treatment options. Our world-renowned physicians and specialists form multidisciplinary teams, both in the hospitals and at the Lifespan Ambulatory Care Center in East Greenwich. Their collective level of knowledge and experience is unparalleled in the region.  

Additional experts – including nurses, nurse navigators, pharmacists, social workers, and nutritionists –work with patients and their families to ensure complete care from diagnosis through recovery.

The Lifespan Cancer Institute is an active clinical trials site, committed to providing the latest protocols. Our patients have access to groundbreaking new immunotherapies and other new and emerging cancer treatments at various stages of diagnosis and across many cancer types.

Award-Winning Care

  • Commission on Cancer Outstanding Achievement Award
  • Blue Distinction Center for Complex and Rare Cancers by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • The Quality Oncology Practice Initiative certification, demonstrating commitment to excellence and ongoing quality improvement practice

Pediatric Cancer Services

At Hasbro Children's Hospital our attending physicians are fellowship trained and
board certified in pediatric hematology
and oncology, along with other pediatric subspecialties, with areas of expertise that are available to patients. Learn more »

 
 

Supports and Services

  • Complete care for cancer and blood disorders
  • Chemotherapy and non-chemotherapy infusions and injections
  • Hematology/oncology consultation and office visits
  • Hospital-based radiation therapy
  • Surgical oncology
  • Nurse navigators offer patients assistance and guidance through treatment process
  • Wellness programs during treatment and recovery
  • Research and clinical trials

Patient Feedback

Knowing about the experiences of our patients helps us as providers. Please know that any message received is encrypted and forwarded directly to our leadership team, which includes the hospital president and chief executive officer, chief medical officer, and chief nursing officer.

A patient advocate may contact you directly for follow up. Billing questions are forwarded to Lifespan's director of patient financial services.

The Patient and Family Advisory Counciil (PFAC) encourages feedback and engagement from all patients and families. 

How You Can Help

Support from our donors advances the mission of the Lifespan Cancer Institute, helping our team provide expert patient care and conduct leading-edge research.

Donate to the Lifespan Cancer Institute today »

Locations

Lifespan Cancer Institute, Newport Hospital
1-844-222-2881
Lifespan Cancer Institute, Rhode Island Hospital
1-844-222-2881
Lifespan Cancer Institute, East Greenwich, RI
1-844-222-2881
Lifespan Cancer Institute, The Miriam Hospital
1-844-222-2881
Pediatric Cancer Services, Hasbro Children's Hospital
401-444-5241
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Locations

Lifespan Cancer Institute, Newport Hospital
Turner Building
20 Powel Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
20 Powel Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
1-844-222-2881
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Locations

Lifespan Cancer Institute, Rhode Island Hospital
Ambulatory Patient Center (APC Building)
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
1-844-222-2881
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Locations

Lifespan Cancer Institute, East Greenwich, RI
Lifespan Ambulatory Care Center
1454 South County Trail
East Greenwich, RI 02818
1454 South County Trail
East Greenwich, RI 02818
1-844-222-2881
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Locations

Lifespan Cancer Institute, The Miriam Hospital
Fain Building
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
Fain Building, 3rd floor
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
1-844-222-2881
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Locations

Pediatric Cancer Services, Hasbro Children's Hospital
Hasbro Children's Hospital
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
401-444-5241

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