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Rhode Islanders saved $45.2 million since the Affordable Care Act was enacted in 2010, according to information from the federal Department of Health and Human Services. more
Women & Infants Hospital laid off 41 employees, and also reduced hours for six additional employees, as part of an effort to “address inefficiencies” and “bring its cost structure in line with other organizations,” it said in a press release Monday. more
CVS Health Corp., the second-biggest manager of prescription drug benefits in the U.S., will make a new class of injectable cholesterol treatments its next major target to push back against high drug costs. more
Tsoi/Kobus & Associates will design the academic offices and nursing education facilities in the $220 million South Street Landing project, the architecture company announced Tuesday. more
Lifespan, the largest health system in Rhode Island, has signed on as one of Team Alvimedica’s charity partners in the Volvo Ocean Race, a 39,000-mile worldwide sailing race that comes to Newport in May. more
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth professor Dr. Vanni Bucci received a $464,739 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease to create new mathematical models to improve treatment of intestine diseases. more
Rite Aid Corp. agreed to buy EnvisionRx, a pharmacy-benefits manager owned by private-equity firm TPG, for about $2 billion, opening a new front in its competition with CVS Health Corp. more
CVS Health Corp., the largest provider of prescription drugs in the U.S., posted fourth-quarter earnings that beat analyst estimates as demand for drugs outweighed the drop in revenue from a decision to stop selling tobacco products. more
R.I. Health Insurance Commissioner Dr. Kathleen C. Hittner has adopted several new standards likely to produce important changes in health care delivery in Rhode Island in the next several years. more
Rhode Island tied for fifth place with New Jersey for having 95.6 percent of children ages 19- to 35-months-old having received the recommended vaccination against measles, mumps and rubella. more
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