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Care New England Health System (CNE) was formed in February 1996 by founding members Butler Hospital, Kent Hospital, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island and Women & Infants Hospital.  In February 1999, the Care New England Wellness Center opened in Warwick, RI.  In June 1999, Kent County Visiting Nurse Association became a member of CNE, changing it's name to VNA of Care New England. In 2000, HealthTouch, Inc., a private duty nursing service, joined the division.
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For the latest news from Care New England, please read our monthly newsletter, CNEWS (July 2014) and recent press releases.
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Recent News Releases

 
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of RI, CNE Launch Maternity Care Initiative
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, Care New England and its employed and interested community physicians announced the first phase of an initiative providing an integrated care model and innovative payment model for obstetrical patients. Building on the depth and expertise of leading obstetrician/gynecologists at Women & Infants , the new initiative will strengthen care integration and improve patient outcomes and satisfaction. Details
 
Care New England to Host Free Diabetes Awareness Day
Join Care New England health system as we kick off Diabetes Awareness Month and host Diabetes Awareness Day. The event will take place Saturday, November 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kent Hospital Wound Recovery and Hyperbaric Medicine Center, located at 455 Toll Gate Road, in Warwick. Details
 
Care New England Doctors Earn Brown New Science Awards
The Brown University Division of Biology and Medicine and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University recently announced the first Dean’s Emerging Areas of New Science (DEANS) Awards for faculty physicians doing research. Five of the awards were earned by physician researchers affiliated with Care New England hospitals. Details
 
Care New England First RI Provider to Launch EpicCare Ambulatory
Care New England Health has announced it is the first provider in Rhode Island to go live with EpicCare Ambulatory, which successfully integrates physician practices and health care facilities to improve safety and outcomes for patients. This is a major step toward the implementation of a system-wide electronic medical record. Details
 
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Marketing Communications staff are available weekdays from 8:30 am to 5 pm at 401-681-2815. For inquiries after hours, please page May Kernan, Senior Vice President, at 401-452-4313

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