Kent Hospital Achieves Healthgrades 2013 Maternity Care Excellence Award
Kent Hospital is pleased to announce it has achieved Healthgrades 2013 Maternity Care Excellence Award, according to Healthgrades, the leading online resource that helps consumers search, evaluate, compare and connect with physicians and hospitals.
Resident Physicians and Fellow Honored at Graduation Ceremony
Kent Hospital is pleased to announce the graduation of its third class of residents who have completed the Emergency Medicine and Family Medicine Graduate Medical Education (GME) programs, as well as the second graduate of Kent's Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Fellowship.
CNE and Thundermist Health Center Announce Partnership
A new partnership between CNE and ThundermistHealthCenter designed to enhance the training, recruitment and retention of family medicine physicians, while enhancing the quality of care in the community was announced today at ThundermistHealthCenter in West Warwick. The collaboration is supported through funding from the Rhode Island Foundation and will allow KentHospital family medicine physicians and family medicine residents to provide clinical care at Thundermist's West Warwick location.
Support Group for Stroke Survivors and Caregivers
The Stroke Center at Kent Hospital is pleased to introduce a new stroke support group for stroke survivors and caregivers. The first group session will take place Wednesday, June 26, 2013, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Trowbridge Building, located adjacent to Kent Hospital, in rooms 102/103.
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.