Kent Hospital Honors Employee Service at Annual Recognition Event
Kent Hospital is proud to announce the recipients of this year's employee service awards.
Southcoast Health, Care New England Move to Next Step in Affiliation Process
In separate actions undertaken by their respective governance Boards, Southcoast Health and Care New England have voted to move forward with the proposed affiliation of the two not-for-profit hospital and healthcare systems. The announcement was made today by Charles R. Reppucci, Board Chair for Care New England, and Jean F. MacCormack, Board Chair for Southcoast Health.
Breast Health Center at Kent Hosts 6th Annual Health Fair
The Breast Health Center at Kent, a collaboration with Women & Infants Hospital, will celebrate breast cancer survivorship by hosting its 6th annual health fair on Friday,May 20, 2016 from 11a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 801 Greenwich Ave., Warwick, RI. The event is free to all cancer survivors, caregivers, and the community.
Kent Hospital to Host Annual Skin Screening
Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers; more than 3.5 million skin cancers are diagnosed each year in the U.S. It is also the easiest to cure if diagnosed and treated early.To assist the public in spotting potential skin cancers, Kent Hospital is offering a free skin screening on Wednesday, May 25, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. in the hospital's Ambulatory Surgery Center.
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.