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CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Corporation to Hold Second Quarter 2019 Conference Call

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) will be holding a conference call on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at 8:00 a.m.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health and the CVS Health Foundation Building Healthier Communities across the Country with Nearly $3 Million in New Grants to Free Clinics

As part of an ongoing commitment to building healthier communities, CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) and its Foundation today announced $2.9 million in grants to the National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics (NAFC) and their members.

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Growers Express Recalls Multiple Fresh Vegetable Products

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Growers Express is recalling several select fresh vegetable products, including packaged varieties of butternut squash, cauliflower, zucchini, and a butternut squashed based veggie bowl.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Pare Receives the 2019 WTS-RI Employer of The Year Award

Pare Corporation, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering and planning firm, was awarded the 2019 Employer of the Year Award, recognizing the firm’s commitment to the advancement of women in the transportation industry by the Rhode Island Chapter of the Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS).

RHODE ISLAND DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: Next Round of Brownfields Funding Includes New 'Simple Site Closure Grants' and Continued Focus on Green Energy Projects

The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced new funding opportunities for the cleanup and redevelopment of contaminated properties, known as brownfields, across Rhode Island.

MIRIAM HOSPITAL: Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights names new director

Pawtucket native Mavis Nimoh is the new executive director of The Center for Prison Health and Human Rights at The Miriam Hospital.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Soar Through Summer: A Duckhorn Wine Dinner Event

Join us at the Providence Fleming’s for our Duckhorn Wine Dinner on Friday, June 28, 2019 at 6:30 PM.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: BankFive Awards $50,000 Grant To The Fall River Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall

BankFive Awards $50,000 Grant To The Fall River Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall BankFive awarded a $50,000 grant to the Fall River Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chambers USA 2019 Ranks Hinckley Allen Attorneys and Practices

Hinckley Allen is proud to announce that the 2019 edition of Chambers USA has recognized several of the firm’s practice areas and attorneys for their outstanding work.

MIRIAM HOSPITAL: The Miriam awarded $2.5M to trial intervention for children with obesity

The Miriam Hospital, thanks to the support of Rhode Island’s congressional delegation, has received a major federal grant to study the effectiveness of a community-based intervention program to help children from low-income families whose health is challenged by obesity.

RHODE ISLAND DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: DEM, Partners Announce $15K in grants for Urban Forestry Projects Across Rhode Island at Arbor Day Celebration

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the Rhode Island Tree Council and National Grid has awarded $15,000 in grants for urban forestry projects across Rhode Island.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Corporation To Hold First Quarter 2019 Conference Call

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) will be holding a conference call on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at 8:30 a.m.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: RI Business Competition Names 12 Semi-Finalists

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.

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Pension Fund earns $106 million in February

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.

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