Rhode Island Hospital resumes taking all EMS, advanced stroke care calls

RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL has resumed taking all EMS and advanced stroke patients 24 hours after the United Nurses and Allied Professionals Local 5098 strike. The strike ends Friday. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL
PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island Hospital’s emergency department is accepting all EMS cases after about 24 hours diverting calls to area hospitals in response to United Nurses and Allied Professionals Local 5098’s strike at the facility and Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Lifespan Corp. announced at 4 p.m. Tuesday. The state’s only Level 1 trauma center continued to…
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