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Five Questions With: Lori Daiello

Lori Daiello is a research scientist and clinical research administrator with the Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders Center at Rhode Island Hospital. Daiello is...

CCRI nursing grads mark 95% pass rate on National Council Licensure...

WARWICK – Ninety-five percent of Community College of Rhode Island nursing graduates taking the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses passed during the...

Soares joins Southcoast Physicians Group Obstetrics & Gynecology

NEW BEDFORD – Dr. Barbara Soares recently joined Southcoast Physicians Group Obstetrics & Gynecology, Southcoast Health announced.Soares received her doctor of medicine degree from...

Leonard Hair Transplant Associates opens Warwick location

WARWICK – Leonard Hair Transplant Associates recently celebrated the grand opening of its new Warwick office, relocated from Cranston.After more than 25 years in...

Health care still eating the economy

Health care costs are not as much in the news nowadays. A big reason might be that cost growth has slowed in recent years....
IN A REPORT in the Rhode Island Medical Journal, Clinica Esperanza posits that its Bridging the (Health Equity) Gap program could save the Rhode Island health care system up to nearly $800,000 annually if expanded to 8,000 uninsured Hispanics statewide.

Study: Clinica Esperanza BTG program could save R.I. health care system...

PROVIDENCE – In a new report slated to be published in the upcoming November edition of the Rhode Island Medical Journal, the Clinica Esperanza/Hope...
ATTENDEES LISTEN to the first of two PBN Health Care Summit Panels Tuesday. / PBN PHOTO/ARTISTIC IMAGES

PBN Health Care Summit: Waste remains, ACA stability threatened

WARWICK — Health care waste remains a challenge and opioid overdose care needs long-term direction, while federally induced instability continues to threaten Affordable Care...
40 LOCAL NURSING HOMES were bestowed with the "Best Nursing Home" honor by U.S. News & World Report Tuesday for the 2018-2019 year.

Over 40 local nursing homes earn ‘Best Nursing Home’ honor from...

PROVIDENCE – Over 40 nursing homes and assisted living facilities in the Providence metropolitan area were given the “Best Nursing Home” honor by the...
HEALTHSOURCE RI'S open enrollment period for health insurance consumers begins Nov. 1, 2018.

HSRI open enrollment starts Nov. 1, sign-ups expected to remain steady

PROVIDENCE — HealthSource RI, the state’s health insurance exchange, begins its open enrollment period for the 2019 plan year Nov. 1, ending Dec. 23, anticipating...
LIFESPAN CORP. announced it has ended talks with Partners HealthCare and Care New England exploring how all three health care providers might work together to strengthen patient care delivery in the state. No agreement was reached.

Talks end for partnership of Lifespan, CNE/Partners

PROVIDENCE — Lawrence A. Aubin, chairman of Lifespan Corp.’s board of directors, announced today that the company's talks with Partners HealthCare and Care New...
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A summit on the topics of diversity and inclusion will be held at the start of the awards program. Attendees will learn from experts during a discussion of best practices. For details, including the list of winners, panelists and ticket information, click below.

Wednesday December 5, 2018

Crowne Plaza, Warwick
8am–11am