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Westerly Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation department periodically offers a smoking cessation program called “Freedom from Smoking.” Sessions are held at the hospital for seven consecutive Tuesdays, and one additional session is held on a Thursday during “Quit Week.” more
Saint Anne’s Hospital received the 2016 Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Cancer Care. This evidence-based designation is the only cancer care award that identifies the country’s best health care institutions based on robust criteria that considers female patient satisfaction, clinical excellence and what women say they want from a hospital. more
The Visiting Nurse Services of Newport and Bristol Counties has received the "Five Star" rating of its care by the patients who received the care. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services has introduced a patient rating system for patients who receive home care to rate their satisfaction. more
Roger Williams Medical Center is offering its next free informational session on weight loss surgery on Wednesday, March 9, from 6-9 p.m. in the hospital’s Kay Auditorium. The from 6-9 p.m. in the hospital’s Kay Auditorium. The seminars take place monthly, with members of its weight loss team including program director Dr. Dieter Pohl discussing information that is essential for those considering weight loss surgery.

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For some Rhode Islanders living with depression, anxiety or substance-use disorder, getting behavioral health support may seem impossible. The Care Transformation Collaborative of Rhode Island is working with primary care practices throughout the state to help eliminate patient barriers to behavioral health care by identifying and treating patients who may never have received help elsewhere. more
Women & Infants Hospital recently presented East Providence resident Sarah Luczkowski, R.N., an antenatal care unit nurse, with February’s DAISY Award. more
Mark Waggoner is senior vice president, care integration and management for Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island. Waggoner spoke with Providence Business News to explain the recent affiliation between BCBSRI and Integra Community Care Network, a partnership of several physician groups that is designed to make health care more accessible and affordable. more
The state’s top insurance regulator has endorsed several proposed rate hikes among small-business insurers who together are seeking a 7 percent increase in premium pricing to offset high drug costs and other issues involving the Affordable Care Act, according to the Boston Business Journal. more
Rhode Island ranked second in the United Health Foundation’s spotlight report on preventative health care, earning high marks for the percentage of the population with health care coverage and a dedicated health care provider. more
Three health care organizations, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, Lifespan and Coastal Medical, have partnered to coordinate care for 45,000 patients. more
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