40.7 F
Providence, RI
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Home Industries Health Services

Health Services

LYNNE DUNPHY, recently appointed to the Routhier Chair of Practice at URI's College of Nursing, focuses on work force issues. /

URI professor tackles nursing shortage

When the E.J. and V.M. Routhier Foundation invited the University of Rhode Island's dean of nursing, Dayle Joseph, to write a proposal for a...

Consumer-driven plans still rare in R.I. <br> <i>But high premiums add to...

Consumer-driven health plans, long resisted by Rhode Island employers accustomed to rich benefit packages, are gaining more popularity in the state, especially among companies...
GARY GOLDBERG, CEO of CleanBrands LLC, shows off the new packaging and motto for his company's CleanRest mattress and pillow covers, which block even the tiniest allergens. Goldberg's goal is to lead that segment of the market. /

A better way to help you sleep <br> <i>Textile industry veteran creates...

CleanBrands LLC OWNERS: Gary Goldberg, CEO, and Northbridge Equity Partners Type of business: Developer and distributor of allergen-blocking pillow and mattress encasements LOCATION: 400 Massasoit Ave.,...

R.I. Hospital set to begin $60M addition, upgrade

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island Hospital recently announced that, having been granted a certificate of need by the R.I. Department of Health, it is ready...
Paula Foster /

Paula Foster

Paula Foster has been selected as interim executive director of HealthTouch/VNA of Care New England. She will be responsible for clinical programs including home...
Vanessa Carnevale /

Vanessa Carnevale

Vanessa Carnevale has been named marketing director for EPOCH Senior Living on the Butler Hospital campus. She will be responsible for sales strategies, development...
Elaine D. Stephens /

VNS leader takes the helm of national group

Elaine D. Stephens has been elected chair of the board of the National Association for Home Care & Hospice, the industry's largest, oldest and...

Bryant MBA program now offered at Lifespan

SMITHFIELD – Bryant University has entered into an agreement with Lifespan to offer its MBA program to Lifespan employees through on-site classes and weekly...

Low-cost and easy-to-use radon tests can save lives

Each year, nearly 20,000 people die across the country from lung cancer caused by exposure to radon. A common, but completely avoidable, way people...

Health care reform must center on the community

The health care crisis we face is real, and Rhode Islanders deserve an authentic solution.Employers are being priced out of the system and dropping...
- Featured Event -

Latest News