Kent Hospital Receives State Approval to Perform Coronary Angioplasty
Care New England has received approval from the Rhode Island Department of Health to develop and implement a coronary angioplasty program at Kent Hospital in Warwick. Patients in Kent and Washington Counties will see risk of death reduced by nearly 10 percent.
Center for Surgical Weight Loss Announces New Women & Infants Site for Info Sessions
The Center for Surgical Weight Loss at Care New England is pleased to announce that it will now offer free public information sessions at Women & Infants Hospital. The Center for Surgical Weight Loss at Care New England is aimed at helping patients who suffer from obesity and other weight-related diseases obtain optimal weight and a healthier lifestyle. Surgical weight loss procedures include the lap band, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass.
Kent Hospital Names Denise M. Arcand, M.D. President of Medical Staff
Kent Hospital is pleased to announce Denise M. Arcand, M.D., of West Warwick, RI, has been appointed as the 47th president of the Kent Hospital medical staff. Arcand succeeds Herbert J. "Hub" Brennan, DO, of East Greenwich, RI, who has served as medical staff president since 2013.
Kent Hospital to Host Numerous Community Support Groups
Please find our updated list of Kent Hospital-based support groups.
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.