Can Care New England Health System’s planned merger with Partners HealthCare of Massachusetts both improve local patient care and protect R.I. jobs?

BROWN UNIVERSITY AND Prospect Medical Holdings are in tentative but serious talks to submit a alternative bid to acquire Care New England. Above, CNE's Women & Infants Hospital / COURTESY WOMEN & INFANTS HOSPITAL
BROWN UNIVERSITY AND Prospect Medical Holdings are in tentative but serious talks to submit a alternative bid to acquire Care New England. Above, CNE's Women & Infants Hospital / COURTESY WOMEN & INFANTS HOSPITAL
Care New England Health System recently announced plans to join Boston-based Partners HealthCare of Massachusetts, and sell Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket to Prime Healthcare Foundation, the owner of Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket. A week later, on April 26, Care New England announced plans for an unspecified number of layoffs, citing financial challenges. Do you…
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