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FROM LEFT, Jeanne LaChance, president and CEO of Thundermist Health Center; Pauline Ridlon, patient; Dr. Sapna Chowdhry, medical director of Thundermist Health Center of Woonsocket; and David Valois, chair of the Thundermist Health Center board of trustees, make a ceremonial ribbon cutting at the unveiling of the facility’s new patient care space in Woonsocket. / COURTESY THUNDERMIST HEALTH CENTER

Thundermist Health Center of Woonsocket unveils $6M addition

WOONSOCKET – Thundermist Health Center of Woonsocket unveiled its 50,000-square-foot, $6 million addition of new patient care space at 450 Clinton St. Friday morning,...

Starkweather & Shepley focuses expansion on improving client service

Fastest Growing Companies | $25M-$75M | 4th place CEO (or equivalent): Lawrence E. Keefe 2017 Revenue: $55,000,00 2015 Revenue: $45,238,000 Revenue growth: 21.6%East Providence-based Starkweather & Shepley Insurance...
GIVEN PAWS: From left, Ageless Innovation co-founders Andrew Jeas, chief operating officer; Ted Fischer, CEO; Tom Canterino, vice president of business development; and Meghan Gamboa, senior vice president of marketing, review software governing their animatronic cats and dogs in the company’s Pawtucket office. 
 / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Ageless Innovation creates companions for the aged

Innovative Companies | Innovative CollaborationChildren aren’t the only ones who can benefit from being engaged with toys and products, according to Pawtucket-based Ageless Innovation LLC.The...

Kahn, Litwin, Renza & Co. seeks talent for a win

Fastest Growing Companies | $25M-$75M | 5th place CEO (or equivalent): Alan H. Litwin, president and managing director 2017 Revenue: $46,900,000 2015 Revenue: $39,600,000 Revenue growth: 18.4%For signs...

ChartWise Medical helps hospitals maximize reimbursements

Fastest Growing Companies | $5M-$25M | 4th place CEO (or equivalent): Steven Mason, president and CEO 2017 Revenue: $6,330,941 2015 Revenue: $4,045,716 Revenue growth: 56.5%Medicare uses clinical documentation...

Reed, McKee work to strengthen Rhode Island’s State Plan on Alzheimer’s

CRANSTON – Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., Lt. Gov. Daniel McKee, state health officials and the Alzheimer’s Association Rhode Island Chapter met on Sept. 24...
ACTIONABLE DATA: From left, Niru Chennagiri, director of informatics at Medley Genomics, and Patrice Milos, CEO, review notes on genetic information at the company’s Providence office. 
 / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Medley Genomics looks to engineer cancer treatment, one tumor at a...

Innovative Companies | Biotechnology and Life SciencesWe’ve all heard of data analytics. But what if this data could be used to treat what may...
DATA-DRIVEN: Shannon Shallcross, CEO, and Mark Regine, chief epidemiologist for BetaXAnalytics, with a spreadsheet showing health spending. The data report is used to help companies identify where they can save money on health care spending. 
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

BetaXAnalytics: Mining data for better health care

Innovative Companies | Health & WellnessAbout 30 percent of the world’s data is stored in the health care industry, said Shannon Shallcross, co-founder and...
THE HUMAN RESOURCES & SERVICES ADMINISTRATION has increased funding for the R.I Department of Health for home visiting services for pregnant women and parents of young children by $593,764 for a total of $7.7 million.

HRSA grants RIDOH $7.7M for home visiting services for pregnant women,...

PROVIDENCE — The U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration’s Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program has granted $7.7 million to the R.I....
NAUTIC PARTNERS has acquired an Atlanta-based pharmaceutical development, manufacturing and packaging company, Mikart.

Nautic Partners acquires Ga. contract pharmaceutical manufacturer

PROVIDENCE – The private equity investor Nautic Partners LLC has acquired Atlanta-based Mikart Inc., a contract development and manufacturing organization, or CDMO, that specializes...
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