Go to ...

Your source for what’s happening in Newport County and across RI

Local. Independent. Online. News.

RSS Feed

February 21, 2018

Pawtucket

RIDOH approves Care New England’s application to close Memorial Hospital’s emergency department

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) approved today Care New England’s (CNE’s) application to close Memorial Hospital’s emergency department in a decision that includes conditions aimed at supporting local emergency medical response capacity, maintaining the state’s primary care training infrastructure, and investing in health at the community-level. The decision will be effective on January 1,

open letter newport ri

Op-Ed: Ballpark proposal is good for city and state

The following Op-Ed was written and submitted by Elizabeth A. Crowley, a Democratic State Senator representing District 16 (which includes Central Falls and a portion of Pawtucket) and Donna M. Nesselbush, a Democratic State Senator representing District 15 (which includes portions of Pawtucket and North Providence). The views and opinions expressed within are not necessarily those

Chris Electric