Dec 21 2021

Your Coronavirus Update – Dec. 21, 2021

Photo: 401 Health is the Rhode Island app where you can store your vaccination status, track symptoms, if necessary, and ...

Dec 20 2021

Watching over Nursing Homes once again – time for mandated Boosters – Herb Weiss

by Herb Weiss, contributing writer on aging issues Colder weather is keeping people more indoors now, and Thanksgiving and pre-Christmas ...

Dec 20 2021

Your Coronavirus Update – Dec. 20, 2021

RHODE ISLAND & VICINITY RI has the most cases per capita among all states in the past 7 days. Most ...

Dec 19 2021

Hasbro Children’s Hospital first in region to treat children (0-11) with monoclonal antibodies

Photo: Lifespan Hasbro Children’s Hospital held a virtual press conference to address COVID-19 treatment in children. Noting that they are ...

Dec 18 2021

URI tells students to go home as soon as possible. But, they are fully open with no change in exams.

On Friday, students received an email from URI administration telling them to go home as soon as possible, but beginning ...

Dec 17 2021

Masking – Testing – Vaxxing – Boosters – What you need to know in RI

Masking - Testing - Vaccinations: Many changes were made yesterday in Rhode Island, in response to the increased number of ...

Dec 16 2021

Governor announces actions in masks, vax/boosters, testing – expected pushback follows

Following Governor McKee's announcement yesterday, the office released a statement and it was not soon after that statements were released ...

Dec 15 2021

RI Gov. McKee: Masking, testing, vaxxing WITH booster to fight COVID uptick & hospital surge

Governor’s press conference - Dec. 15, 2021 New initiatives to go into effect Dec. 20th:  Major messages - more masking, ...

Dec 15 2021

Your Coronavirus Update – Dec. 15, 2021

RHODE ISLAND & VICINITY One year ago yesterday the announcement of a vaccine was made by the U.S. government The ...

Dec 14 2021

Dr. McDonald’s rules to live by: Love one another. Don’t be a jerk. COVID, year 3 – Richard Asinof

by Richard Asinof, ConvergenceRI, contributing writer An in-depth interview with Dr. James McDonald, medical director at the R.I. Department of ...