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CVS executive earns award for health efforts

The R.I. Department of Health recently presented CVS/Caremark Corp. executive Diana Lemoine with its Community Partnership Award. This award is presented to individuals and...
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St. Joseph Health Services’ CEO is leaving <br> to take helm at...

Effective June 18, H. John Keimig is leaving his position as president and CEO of St. Joseph Health Services of Rhode Island to become...
UNITEDHEALTHCARE of New England CEO Stephen J. Farrell agreed not to appeal the charges, as part of a settlement that reduced the fine from the original $75,000, said company spokeswoman Debora M. Spano.  'This is still a new law, and we're still trying to work our way through it,' she added. /

UnitedHealth faces $67,500 in R.I. fines

PROVIDENCE – A “market conduct” examination of UnitedHealthcare of New England has found the company failed to comply with Rhode Island’s small-group health insurance...
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Women & Infants’ ‘Onward’ campaign <br> announces gifts from Textron, BoA

PROVIDENCE – Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island’s “Onward” Capital Campaign today announced the receipt of its first corporate gift, a $300,000 donation...

CVS/Caremark backs director candidates

WOONSOCKET – CVS/Caremark Corp. (NYSE: CVS) “strenuously disagrees” with a pension-fund group that urges shareholders to withhold support for two directors who have been...
A MAP of the Capital Center district shows the proposed site for a new Blue Cross headquarters, behind the former American Express building near Waterplace Park. /

Blue Cross HQ plans criticized

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island says it plans to build a new headquarters in downtown Providence, on Parcel 2 of Capital...

St. Joseph’s targets public in United contract fight

You could say St. Joe’s started it. After all, it was the Roman Catholic health care system that sent out a press release vowing...

Common-sense organ reform

Welcome to the global market of commodities. Think corn, computers, cars … and organs. Scan “transplant tourism” under Google to see the possibilities. One...

Legislative grants assist adult day care facility

GREENVILLE – The Dora C. Howard Centre, an adult day care center in Greenville, has received two legislative grants totaling $20,000 to help fund...

Blue Cross should build in Waterplace

In the discussion over a headquarters for Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, there are a few givens: • It makes economic and...
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Wednesday December 5, 2018

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