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DANIEL SHEA, CEO of Medical Survival Consultants, founded his company after realizing there was a shortage of CPR classes for health care students. /

The small details can become big business

Hollywood images and newspaper headlines have conditioned us to think that disasters are composites of giant explosions, stampeding crowds and commandos barking into walkie-talkies. Disasters...

Amgen 1Q profits rise despite decline in sales

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Amgen Inc. (Nasdaq: AMGN) posted first-quarter adjusted net income of $1.14 billion, a 2.3-percent increase from the year-ago period’s $1.11...

NEMD crafts marine-themed structure for Coastal

EAST PROVIDENCE – New England Medical Design Architects Inc. has announced the completion of a medical office building at 900 Warren Ave., which it...

R.I. House expected to vote on 2008 budget cuts

PROVIDENCE – A revised state budget plan approved Wednesday by the House Finance Committee, in a 12-0 vote with three abstentions, will go before...

Free simulation seminar for medical device designers

PROVIDENCE – Computer simulation software developer Simulia, the Providence-based division of Dassault Systèmes, will offer a free, half-day seminar on medical electronics and...

Landmark considering merger with Memorial Hospital

Landmark Medical Center, which has been struggling financially and has approached Lifespan twice in the last year to discuss the possibility of joining the...

Lifespan: Patient safety is ‘highest priority’

The senior clinicians were there, of course, but also the managers in everything from personnel to housekeeping, corporate executives and trustees – almost 400...

Medicare seeks to deny payments on nine more conditions

WASHINGTON – New rules proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services would add nine conditions to its list of preventable problems and...

$641,000 from feds aids health-center project

PROVIDENCE – Two federal grants will help Providence Community Health Centers move its Allen Berry clinic to a new, 60,000-square-foot facility on a brownfields...
TOCKWOTTON HOME, established in 1856 in Providence’s Fox Point neighborhood, is slated to begin construction of a new facility in East Providence this fall. It is scheduled to open in 2010. /

R.I.’s oldest nursing home to pioneer new practices

Imagine a nursing home furnished with day beds. At night, residents would sleep in them, but during the day, they’d be folded up as...
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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