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NHPRI exiting Rhody Health Options program

PROVIDENCE – Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island has notified the R.I. Executive Office of Health and Human Services it will end its participation...

Thundermist raises $60K at Dunes fundraiser

PROVIDENCE – Thundermist Health Center raised more than $60,000 to benefit the patients and programs supported by the nonprofit community health center during its...
IN FAVOR: Dr. James K. Sullivan, left, senior vice president and chief medical officer at Butler Hospital in Providence, speaks with Charles Alexandre, chief nursing officer. Sullivan spoke to the General Assembly in favor of a bill that would require parity in insurance between mental health and physical health for general practitioner services. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Parity seen lacking in mental, physical care

By law, mental or behavioral health and physical health should be treated with parity by insurers but Rhode Island lawmakers and insurance professionals say...
HEALTHSOURCE RI for Employers, the small-business insurance marketplace, is offering a monthly series of webinars to help health insurance brokers navigate the health care system.

HealthSource RI offers webinars to guide health insurance brokers

PROVIDENCE – HealthSource RI for Employers, the small-business insurance marketplace for businesses with two to 50 employees, credits its strong relationship with the health...
INDUSTRY CONCERNS: Members of the second panel at the 2018 Spring Providence Business News Health Care Summit discuss cost-of-care concerns in the industry. From left, Al Charbonneau, executive director of the Rhode Island Business Group on Health; David Burnett, acting chief operating officer for Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island; and R.I. Health Commissioner Marie L. Ganim.
 / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Summit: More questions than answers on health care cost savings

While the Affordable Care Act still requires people to buy health insurance, the Republican tax bill signed into law late last year zeroed out...
MAKING MEMORIES: Ivette Luna, lead consumer-engagement specialist at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, with her 2-year-old son Daniel and husband, Jose. The family portrait on the wall was taken during a trip to the Dominican Republic.
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Travel policies fill gaps in health plans

To celebrate her son Daniel’s first birthday and introduce him to his extended family in the Dominican Republic, Ivette Luna and her husband, Jose...

Neighborhood loses $1.7 million in 2017, as proposed Medicaid cuts worry...

SMITHFIELD – Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island posted a net loss of $1.7 million in 2017, and President and CEO Peter M. Marino...
FROM LEFT, HealthSource RI for Employers Director Zachary Sherman presents Providence Power Yoga owner JoEllen Hockenbrough and Director of Studio Operations Amy Ravenelle with a congratulatory certificate for being the organization’s 700th customer. / COURTESY HEALTHSOURCE RI

HealthSource RI for Employers welcomes 700th small business

PROVIDENCE – HealthSource RI for Employers, the health insurance marketplace for small-size employers, has enrolled its 700th small business with Providence Power Yoga, bringing...
CONVERSING: Crossroads Rhode Island members, from left, Heather Fortin, human resources and individual volunteer coordinator; Cicely Dove, vice president of family services; and Robert Upham, director of human resources, attend the PBN Workplace Excellence, Diversity and Inclusion Summit held Dec. 7 at the Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SKORSKI

‘Unconscious bias’ barrier to workplace inclusion

“If we tolerate intolerance, then tolerance will become extinct,” warned Stephanie Huckel, manager of culture and diversity and inclusion at Blue Cross & Blue...
PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS hosted its first-ever Workforce Excellence, Diversity and Inclusion summit Thursday.

PBN hosts first Workforce Excellence, Diversity & Inclusion summit

WARWICK – Unconscious bias, strategic diversification to include people of color and women as well as the roots of diversity and inclusion from how...
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