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(Updated 1:19 and 2:16 p.m.) Controlling health care costs is largely a matter of supply and demand, but Rhode Island tradition throws some extra wrenches into the works. Two of them, for instance, are the state’s oversupply of hospitals and the assumption by consumers that they’re entitled to any care they choose. more
Skills for Rhode Island’s Future, a public-private partnership that aims to meet hiring needs of employers by offering customized talent sourcing solutions to place qualified long-term unemployed and underemployed candidates into available positions, was launched Wednesday. more
Sign-ups for Obamacare health plans will climb 8.7 percent for next year, showing steady growth for the insurance markets created by the Affordable Care Act, according to U.S. government projections. more
(Updated 2:43 p.m.) In an unexpected turn of events, Care New England and Southcoast Health have pulled the plug on their plans to affiliate. more
Parents who worry about their college students’ drinking, drugging and sexual activity might be interested in newly released data evaluating 140 colleges’ sexual health practices. more
Rhode Island Hospital, a Lifespan facility, announced that researchers are studying whether transcranial magnetic stimulation can effectively treat frontotemporal dementia, which is a group of neurodegenerative brain disorders causing a progressive breakdown of language abilities. more
Lifespan has reported that Dr. Steven Lampert is the new president of Lifespan Physician Group, which is tied with Care New England Medical Group for the state’s largest multispecialty physician group, each with 350 R.I. physicians, according to Providence Business News research. more
The Oct. 8 groundbreaking of a 47,000-square-foot Neighborhood Health Station, at 1000 Broad St. in Central Falls, represents the culmination of three years of community planning, negotiating and finding financing, Blackstone Valley Community Health Care reported in a recent statement. more
Dr. Theresa Graves, director of the Breast Center of the Comprehensive Cancer Center of Lifespan and director of the Center for Breast Care at University Surgical Associates in Providence, is an assistant professor of surgery (clinical) at the Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University. more
As founder and managing partner of O’Neill Consulting Group, a global executive search firm, and Acertitude, the firm’s parent company, Kevin O’Neill strives to help his clients’ organizations unleash their human potential. more
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