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Patchwork of experiences led her to Thundermist

This is the 12th and final in a series of a dozen PBN articles focusing on the backgrounds, challenges and successes of some of...
FROM LEFT: Herbert J. Brennan, a QTIAC Committee member; Laurie White, president, Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce and QTIAC Committee member; H. John Keimig, president and CEO of Quality Partners of Rhode Island; Maureen Claflin, director of quality improvement for Quality Partners; Stephen J. Farrell, CEO, UnitedHealthcare of New England; and Dr. Neal J. Galinko, senior medical director of UnitedHealthcare. /

UnitedHealthcare gives $50K to<br> R.I. Chronic Care Collaborative

UnitedHealthcare of New England recently donated $50,000 to the Rhode Island Chronic Care Collaborative, an effort that assists providers to practice different ways of...
FROM LEFT: Donald Gudaitis, American Cancer Society New England Division CEO, stands with wine tasting committee members, Michael Nissensohn, Susan and Mark Gasbarro, Grace Dugan and Greg Pizzuti. /

Gasbarro benefit raises $45K for cancer society

The sixth annual Wine Tasting sponsored by Gasbarro Wines raised $45,000 to benefit the American Cancer Society. Approximately 400 people attended the event held...

States, nonprofits sue EPA over smog limits

WASHINGTON – A coalition of health and environmental advocacy groups filed suit yesterday against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, challenging the agency’s refusal to...

Providence Center awarded 3-year accreditation

PROVIDENCE – The Providence Center announced recently that it has been accredited for three years by the Council for Accreditation of Rehabilitative Facilities...

Astro-Med scores contract with buying network

WEST WARWICK – Astro-Med Inc. said last week that it has been awarded a two-year contract from Premier Inc. that makes its Grass Technologies-brand...

CVS Caremark partners with Google Health

WOONSOCKET – Patients who fill their prescriptions at a CVS/pharmacy or receive treatment at a MinuteClinic soon will be able to access and manage...

Merck’s $58M settlement puts clamp on ads

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Drugmaker Merck & Co. last week agreed to a $58 million settlement with the District of Columbia and 29 states, including...
DR. JEFFREY J. POPMA is looking to set up a cardiovascular care network through eastern Massachusetts. /

Caritas Christi creates cardiovascular care network

BOSTON – Caritas Christi Health Care, the Catholic health system that includes Saint Anne’s Hospital in Fall River, has set up a new cardiovascular...

Free health insurance seminars to be offered

EAST PROVIDENCE – The East Providence Area Chamber of Commerce and The Virtus Group in Providence are offering two free seminars to help employers,...
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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