Sunday, July 14, 2024

TOPICS

Home Tags HEALTH CARE

Tag: HEALTH CARE

12-month program helps R.I. pediatricians navigate rising rates of child obesity

PROVIDENCE – As Rhode Island continues to grapple with a primary care workforce shortage, the state’s Care Transformation Collaborative of RI is working to...

McKee, EOHHS announce procurement for Medicaid Managed Care Organizations

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Daniel J. McKee and the R.I. Executive Office of Health and Human Services announced the Request For Proposals for Managed Care...

Survey shows workplace safety improvements at Eleanor Slater

Morale and safety appear to be improving at the two campuses of the state-run Eleanor Slater Hospital, according to a newly released employee survey. The...

New street medicine program brings health care to R.I.’s homeless 

A group of doctors has made it their mission to make medical care more accessible to homeless patients, and in the process they are...
Aimee Falso / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Five Questions With Aimee Falso

5Q: Aimee Falso | Executive director, Reach Out and Read Rhode Island 1. What is the connection between a child’s literacy skills and their...
HELP NEEDED: Dr. Michael Wagner, left, CEO and president of Care New England Health System, discusses the health services industry in Rhode Island, including workforce development, with other panelists at Providence Business News’ Fall 2023 Health Care Summit on Oct. 25. Others on the panel include, from left, Brown University’s Dr. Scott Rivkees, Dr. Raj Hazarika from Point32Health Inc. and John Fernandez, CEO and president of Lifespan Corp. Moderating is PBN Editor Michael Mello, standing. 
PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

For hospital executives, solving labor shortages a top task

When asked whether the lingering workforce shortages are affecting access to care, Rhode Island’s health care leaders had a clear answer. “Yes, period, end of...

U.S. News: Providence metro area 44th best place to retire in...

PROVIDENCE – The capital city metro area, including Warwick and New Bedford, rose to 44th on U.S. News and World Report’s 2023-2024 list of...

Health services division drives CVS through strong third quarter

CVS Health beat third-quarter forecasts thanks partially to its growing pharmacy benefits management side, but the health care giant is cautious about next year. Interim...
TALKING MODE: Lifespan Corp. CEO and President John Fernandez says the hospital group is in negotiations with the city of Providence over its payment-in-lieu-of-taxes agreement, but he’s unwilling to detail the progress of the talks in the press. 
PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

A healing touch? Lifespan’s new CEO aims to cure what ails...

It’s been almost a year since John Fernandez was named CEO and president of Lifespan Corp., so he’s had plenty of time to develop...
Tim Archer

A checklist for health insurance open enroll

As inflation in the U.S. remains high, you may be looking to adjust your lifestyle and spending habits. But when it comes to health...
- Featured Event -

Latest News