CNE Pilots Initiative For Recovery Coaches in Emergency Departments
In an ongoing effort to prevent drug overdose and substance abuse in Rhode Island and the region, The Providence Center, in collaboration with the Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH), will provide on-call recovery coaches for patients in hospital emergency departments across Rhode Island with high rates of accidental opioid overdose.
CNE Talks (Your) Health
Is your life unbusy and balanced? Are you having a difficult time deciding whether or not to breastfeed? Do you know about the silent health threat? Care New Englands' CNE Talks (Your) Health, an enewsletter, has the answers to these questions and more. Sign-up now!
CNE Names Leadership for Key System Posts
Care New England has announced a series of senior appointments that all come from within the Care New England system and represent the next wave of leadership of the health care system. The announcement was made by Dennis D. Keefe, president and CEO of Care New England.
Kent Hospital’s Fourth Class of Resident Physicians Honored at Graduation Ceremony
Kent Hospital is pleased to announce the graduation of its fourth class of residents who have completed the Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine and Internal Medicine Graduate Medical Education (GME) programs. A new fellowship program in Gastroenterology was also announced, with two fellows enrolled.
Wound Care Kent's Wound Recovery and Hyperbaric Medicine Center located in Warwick, Rhode Island has eased the struggle for many individuals seeking chronic wound care. Using the latest techniques, including the area’s largest hyperbaric oxygen chambers (HBO), a team of medical, surgical and nursing professionals assesses and treats wound conditions including peripheral vascular disease, diabetes, trauma, cancer, ostomy, burns and other concerns.
Kids Choose to be Healthy is an 8-week program focusing on nutrition and fitness education. The program promotes healthier lifestyle choices for overweight children and children who are at risk for becoming overweight. For more information, call Pamela Hill at 401-737-7010, ext. 1237.