Health Services

Keep state’s eye on innovation ball

It’s understandable in the state’s current climate of fiscal crisis that all manner of public investment would be called into question. In the face...

R.I. must find own path in order to reform health care

As the health care reform discussion advances on many fronts in Rhode Island, there is increasing focus on the program in place to the...

U.S. Attorney applauds ethics changes <br> at Roger Williams Medical Center

PROVIDENCE – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Rhode Island and Roger Williams Medical Center have agreed to terminate the deferred prosecution...

R.I. Hospital fined $50,000 for wrong-site surgery

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Health said today that it has issued a reprimand to Rhode Island Hospital and fined the facility $50,000...

Major study of long-term care starts

The National Institute on Aging has awarded $10 million to Brown University’s Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research to create a major national...
BRANDON MELTON, senior vice president of HR at Lifespan, says the labor shortage will only get worse. /

In work force development, collaboration seen as key

A year ago, leaders in Rhode Island’s health care sector and in work force development and education held a summit to tackle a major...

Brown works with employers to ID best in wellness

So maybe you have started a Weight Watchers program at the office, or a lunchtime walking group. Perhaps an expert has come in to...

HSAs appeal as way to curb costs

Dear Dan: Our young business is hard-pressed to afford a full-blown health insurance plan. But our employees need something. Are health savings accounts a...
LIGHTHOUSE Computer Services has seen demand for information security grow, so it is spinning off a business for the market. /

Lighthouse spinoff targets hot IT security market

Lighthouse Computer Services, a Lincoln-based firm recently named among the 5,000 fastest-growing companies in the country by Inc. magazine, has spun off a subsidiary...

Cyberkinetics teams up with neurology partner

FOXBORO – Cyberkinetics Neurotechnology Systems Inc., a medical device company focused on developing novel implantable products to treat neurological diseases and injuries of the...

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