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R.I. doc’s license suspended for knowingly exposing patients to COVID-19

PROVIDENCE – The medical license of Dr. Anthony Farina, the director/president of at least six medical corporations, has been suspended for a host of...
COVID-19 DEATHS in Rhode Island passed 2,000 on Thursday. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

COVID-19 deaths in R.I. pass 2,000; cases rise by 901

PROVIDENCE – Cases of COVID-19 increased by 901 on Thursday, with nine more deaths, according to the R.I. Department of Health. Fatalities in the state...

Brown Medicine expands into Class A space in Smithfield

SMITHFIELD – Brown Medicine, a nonprofit primary care and subspecialty medical group practice, will expand this spring into a newly renovated facility in the...

Virtual event aims to sweep away anxiety, depression from 2020

PROVIDENCE – For its first event of 2021, The Miriam Hospital Women’s Association Community Speaker Series plans to take on lingering mental health effects...
CASES OF COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 789 on Wednesday. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

COVID-19 cases rise by 789, with 9 more deaths

PROVIDENCE – Cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 789 on Wednesday, with nine more deaths, the R.I. Department of Health said Thursday. Hospitalizations...
CASES OF COVID-19 in the state increased by 823 on Tuesday. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Current R.I. COVID-19 guidance for businesses will be extended until mid-Feb.

PROVIDENCE – In her first press conference in Rhode Island since the New Year, Gov. Gina M. Raimondo said Wednesday the state's metrics were...

CDC recommends new order for vaccine distribution, but Rhode Island stays...

PROVIDENCE – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday shifted its stance on the order of who should get the vaccine...
CASES OF COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 661 on Monday. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

R.I. COVID-19 cases rise by 661, with 23 more deaths

PROVIDENCE – Cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 661 on Monday, with 23 more deaths, according to the R.I. Department of Health...

Ruggerio submits bill to pause for-profit hospital conversions for one year

PROVIDENCE – Senate President Dominick J. Ruggerio on Tuesday said he's filed legislation that would impose a one-year moratorium on hospital conversions involving for-profit...

R.I. COVID-19 cases rise by 2,788 over weekend, with 31 deaths

PROVIDENCE – Cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 2,788 from Jan. 8 through Sunday, with 31 more deaths, the R.I. Department of...

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