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Two recent controversies highlight what hospitals face today. The first is the attempt by Care New England to eliminate obstetrics (and likely other) services at Memorial Hospital. The second is the attempt by Texas-based Neighbors Emergency Center … more
Then-General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo, then-Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee and the General Assembly did a difficult and courageous thing in 2011 when they faced the state's pension crisis head on. Would that someone would step forward to tackle a … more
The theme of Providence Business News' 25th Anniversary story on the region's health care scene was change, and that lens is still the one to use when reviewing the trends in Rhode Island and its environs. Relatively recent changes – creating … more
How often is a gift called "transformational?" That's a big claim. The word was used by University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley, referring in 2013 to a $15 million gift from former CVS Caremark Corp. President and CEO Thomas M. … more
Well before Larry J. Merlo became CEO of Woonstocket-based CVS Health Corp. in 2011, the company knew how to get big by acquisition, scooping up many hundreds of drugstores, decades after decade. Named president in 2010, Merlo came onboard … more
Richard A. Andrews has been appointed chief operating officer of ProThera Biologics. He holds a master's in physical chemistry from Purdue University and a master's from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. more
Dr. Ann L. Potter has been named medical director of Southcoast Behavioral Health. She previously worked at the Providence Center. Potter earned her undergraduate degree from Mount Holyoke College and her medical degree from Pennsylvania State … more
Amid changing regulations, financial structure and patient care, the health care landscape is getting more and more difficult to recognize these days. Amid this shifting foundation stands Dennis D. Keefe, head of Care New England Health … more
Could Providence be the next Cambridge, a city known as a biotechnology hub? Given recent economic-development activity, it would seem that this corner of the technology sector is on the verge of a takeoff. Since CV Properties LLC and … more
Editor's note: This is the first of a four-part series exploring how well Rhode Island cities and towns are funding municipal pension and benefit plans and the public-policy ramifications. The financial challenges of taking care of her … more
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