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Rhode Island met seven out of 10 indicators of public health preparedness, while Massachusetts was the only state to receive a perfect score, according to “Ready or Not? Protecting the Public from Diseases, Disasters and Bioterrorism,” a report from the Trust for America’s Health. more
HealthSource RI said enrollments increased 3.1 percent over the past week. more
At least twice a week, Tanja Vanderlinde says patients call in to say they can’t afford drugs. more
The impact of losing 1,000 lives in Rhode Island over four years to drug overdoses is astonishing, said Dr. Josiah “Jody” D. Rich, professor of medicine and epidemiology at The Warren Alpert School of Medicine of Brown University and director of the Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights at The Miriam Hospital. more
Glenn Kaplan is president and CEO of Kaplan Development Group and its affiliate, All American Assisted Living, a for-profit entity that recently opened its first Rhode Island senior living community in Warwick. more
Rhode Island’s capital city is the nation’s 22nd neediest, according to a report released Wednesday by WalletHub to determine which cities are the most economically disadvantaged. more
Eighty-one more individuals, representing a 0.3 percent increase, have signed up for insurance coverage through HealthSource RI as of Dec. 10, the state’s exchange said Wednesday. more
The uninsured rate has fallen 53 percent since the Affordable Care Act was enacted in 2010, translating into 68,000 Rhode Islanders gaining coverage, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said in a report Tuesday. more
Taking a page from such high-risk industries as nuclear power, aviation and amusement parks, Hospital Association of Rhode Island President Michael Souza said that HARI is collaborating with Press Ganey, a health care industry consulting firm, to conduct High Reliability Organizations training for its member hospitals. more
Earlier this month, Dr. Arnoldas Giedrimas, a board-certified cardiologist and cardiac electrophysiologist with Southcoast Health, implanted the world’s smallest pacemaker in a patient at Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River, Southcoast Health reported. more
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