The Rhode Island Business Competition has announced that 12 semi-finalists have been selected in the 2019 competition, which will culminate next month with the awarding of prizes valued at $185,000.
CVS HEALTH: CVS Health PBM Solutions Blunted the Impact of Drug Price Inflation, Helped Reduce Member Cost, and Improved Medication Adherence in 2018
CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced that, in 2018, the company's pharmacy benefit management (PBM) solutions blunted the impact of drug price inflation achieving a negative -4.2 percent price growth for non-specialty drugs and a 1.7 percent price growth for specialty drugs.
GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Junior Achievement/Citizens Bank Teens & Personal Finance Survey
A new survey by Junior Achievement (JA) and Citizens Bank shows that 63 percent of teens believe they will be financially independent of their parents by the age of 30, meaning that more than a third of teens surveyed do not hold this belief. The survey is being released in conjunction with Financial Literacy Month, which is April.
CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), today announced that it is now offering prescription delivery within hours in addition to their 1-2 day prescription delivery service available nationwide.
Rhode Island's pension fund earned $106 million from investments in the month of January, posting a 1.31 percent return.
GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Save The Bay offers volunteers opportunities to join or lead Earth Day cleanups throughout April
In celebration of Earth Day on April 22, Save The Bay has organized several beach cleanups around Narragansett Bay, giving individuals, families and groups many options for getting involved, before, during and after the Earth Day weekend.
Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) will release its first quarter 2019 financial results on Wednesday morning, April 17, 2019.
GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Marie Bernardo-Sousa, LP.D., '92, has been appointed president of the Providence Campus of JWU
Marie Bernardo-Sousa, LP.D., '92, has been appointed president of the Providence Campus of Johnson & Wales University (JWU).
CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Fights Rise In E-Cigarette Use Among Young Adults With More Than $1 Million In New Giving To Advance Tobacco-Free Policies On College Campuses
As part of its commitment to building healthier communities, CVS Health [NYSE: CVS] today announced more than $1.4 million in new giving through the CVS Health Foundation to 82 U.S.
BankFive has announced the promotion of several employees within the organization.
Rhode Island Hospital has been awarded $1.6 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the effectiveness of providing medication and care at pharmacies to people with opioid use disorder, compared to usual care pathways at specialty clinics and doctors’ offices.
Research led by a behavioral scientist at The Miriam Hospital is providing further evidence that active video games, such as the Wii and Xbox Kinect gaming systems, can help sedentary individuals achieve more physical activity than traditional exercise.
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Colonel James M. Manni Sworn in as 14th Superintendent of RI State Police at State House Ceremony
Colonel James M. Manni today became the 14th Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police after being sworn in by Governor Gina M. Raimondo during a formal ceremony attended by hundreds of well-wishers at the Rhode Island State House.
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Raimondo Inaugural Committee Makes $50,000 Donation to RI Community Food Bank
Governor Gina M. Raimondo announced today that her 2019 Inaugural Committee raised a total of $50,000 to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank.
GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Junior Achievement of RI Receives Peak Performance Team Award
National Award Recognizes Superior Performance Across Key Metrics
The NRI Chamber of Commerce invites members of the Cumberland business community to a meeting with Mayor Jeffery Mutter.
Winter is a wonderful time to learn about woodpeckers with the leaves down they are easier to see.
Join Save The Bay for a Bayside celebration of the flavors, sights, and sounds of Narragansett Bay, following Save The Bay’s Annual Meeting.
GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: BankFive Awards Grant Totaling $30,000 To The Narrows Center for the Arts
BankFive recently awarded a $30,000 grant to the Narrows Center for the Arts in Fall River.