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Care New England Health System (CNE) was formed in February 1996 by founding members Butler Hospital, Kent Hospital 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.
Care New England Updates

For the latest news from Care New England, please read our monthly newsletter, CNEWS (March 2014) and recent press releases.
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For information on medical insights to maintain a healthy lifestyle for you and your family, subscribe to Care New England's eNewsletter, CNE Talks (Your) Health. Find preventive measures and informative articles to guide healthy choices in life.

 

Recent News Releases

 
Care New England Recognizes National Healthcare Decisions Day
To help raise awareness around end-of-life care issues, Care New England has developed a wealth of information regarding palliative and hospice care, including videos Q&As with “conversation ready” clinicians and with Kim Hogg, who discussed the proactive approach that helped her family cope prior to her mother passing away earlier this year. We've also created a “Conversation” info graphic focused on how to start these difficult discussions. Read more
 
Obstetric Evaluation Unit Unveiled
Women & Infants has unveiled its new Obstetric Evaluation Unit in the Division of Emergency Obstetrics and Gynecology. This new, state-of-the-art, seven-bed unit, an expansion to the hospital's current Emergency Department, will serve as a dedicated space to provide high quality, efficient care to obstetric patients. Details
 
CNE Talks (Your) Health: Spring-Time to Clean Up Your Act?
Spring cleaning may not be for everyone. Activities we decide to put our time and energy into should be values-based, explains Maria Mancebo,PhD, Butler Hospital. If you value spending quality time with others, on your hobbies or just relaxing, it may be time to skip spring cleaning and let go of society’s notion that everything must be perfect. Read more
 
Care New England to Support Prescription Drug Take-Back Program, April 26
Care New England is proud to support this year's Prescription Drug Take-Back Program, on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The Prescription Drug Take-back Program was established to help remove unwanted prescription drugs from the homes of Rhode Islanders. The event is free and anonymous. Details
 
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