Local Hospitals and Pharmacies

Hospitals and Clinics

There are two hospitals and a walk-in clinic in the city of Waterville. Practitioners at the Garrison-Foster Health Center may refer you to either of the hospitals for further care or diagnostic tests. Colby Emergency Response often sends patients to the emergency rooms at these two hospitals. If you need emergency medical care while the health center is not open, contact CER via security at x5911 *(207-859-5911 from a cell phone). If you need non-emergency medical care when school is not in session, you can go to  MaineGeneral Express Care. They are open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

MaineGeneral Medical Center-Thayer Campus is located less than a mile from campus. MaineGeneral provides emergency care, diagnostic services, and outpatient services.

Contact information:
Maine General Medical Center, Thayer Campus
149 North St.
Waterville, Maine 04901
Phone: 207-872-1000

Northern Light Inland Hospital is located in the city of Waterville. Inland provides emergency care, diagnostic services, and inpatient and outpatient surgical services.

Contact Information:
Northern Light Inland Hospital
200 Kennedy Memorial Dr.
Waterville, Maine 04901
Phone: 207-861-3000

MaineGeneral Express Care is located in downtown Waterville, across from the fire station.

Contact Information:
MaineGeneral Express Care
211 Main St.
Waterville, Maine 04901
Phone: 207-877-3450


The Garrison-Foster Health Center has a limited quantity of commonly prescribed medications available for purchase at the nurse’s desk. If the prescription medication that you need is not available at the Garrison-Foster Health Center, you can purchase them at one of Waterville’s local pharmacies. For a listing of local pharmacies, see the list below:

CVS Pharmacy
1 Kennedy Memorial Dr.
Waterville, Maine 04901
Phone: 207-873-7161

Walgreens Pharmacy
210 Main St.
Waterville, Maine 04901

Walmart Pharmacy
80 Waterville Commons Dr.
Waterville, Maine 04901

Winslow Pharmacy
20 Garland Rd.
Winslow, Maine 04901

Winslow Pharmacy now offers free delivery to the health center Monday through Friday when school is in session. For more information on Winslow Pharmacy you can visit their website. The Jitney can provide transportation to all local pharmacies. The Jitney leaves from the front of the Pugh Center and can be contacted by calling Colby Security at x4000 *(207-859-4000 from a cell phone).