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Oct 16 2021

Dr. Elizabeth Lange, pediatrician, RI Medical Society president – Richard Asinof

by Richard Asinof, ConvergenceRI, contributing writer Editor's note: Dr. Lange, a pediatrician versed in care transformation, is the new president ...

Oct 15 2021

GriefSpeak: A Conundrum at Death: The “Rally” – Mari Nardolillo Dias

by Mari Nardolillo Dias, contributing writer The Rally is sometimes referred to as “the last hurrah”, “the final goodbye” or ...

Oct 15 2021

Flu shots twice as important this year – fast, easy, free

Rhode Island Kicks Off Flu Vaccination Campaign All Eligible Rhode Islanders Urged to Get Flu Shots Governor Dan McKee kicked ...

Oct 14 2021

Faith in Science Coalition launches TODAY to address COVID-19, urgent care initiatives – Ann Allison Clanton

By Ann Allison Clanton, “Speak-Up” contributing writer COVID-19 numbers are rising in Providence’s West End, 02909, and the Rhode Island ...

Oct 14 2021

Central Falls, without one working ambulance, receives equipment, training grant

Central Falls wins $800k+ grant funding for new ambulances, fire training with help of State and Congressional Leaders Hard-hit by ...

Oct 13 2021

Changes may be coming on use of aspirin to prevent heart disease and stroke

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force) today posted a draft recommendation statement on aspirin use to prevent heart ...

Oct 12 2021

Your Coronavirus Update – Oct. 12, 2021

RHODE ISLAND & VICINITY Some nursing homes set to deliver boosters this week have been delayed until the end of ...

Oct 12 2021

Will Rhode Island make and the world take? – Richard Asinof

Efforts to jump start the advanced manufacturing industry sector in RI may face some significant barriers by Richard Asinof, ConvergenceRI, ...

Oct 11 2021

Older adults still worried, coping with COVID-19 Delta, poll shows – Herb Weiss

By Herb Weiss, contributing writer on aging issues With the COVID-19 Delta variant numbers having surged across the nation, Joe ...

Oct 11 2021

The Pandemic Puzzle: Lessons from COVID-19. Free, virtual symposium

The Stanford School of Medicine and Stanford Graduate School of Business will convene experts in health care, business and government ...