Our first episode, featuring an interview with Dr. Timothy Babineau and Dr. James Fanale, the respective leaders of Lifespan and Care New England, covered how the proposed integrated academic health system can help drive down the cost of care in Rhode Island.
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This week on Newsmakers: an exclusive interview about the proposal for a new Rhode Island hospital system with Lifespan CEO Dr. Timothy Babineau, Care New England CEO Dr. James Fanale, Brown University President Christina Paxson and Brown University Medical School
Though many parts of the US government and society have struggled to respond to COVID, large integrated multi-hospital health systems appear to have made a decisive difference in this pandemic.
In a move that would profoundly transform the delivery of health care for many Rhode Islanders, Lifespan and Care New England on Tuesday announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to merge and join with Brown University to create an
Lifespan, Care New England sign merger deal to create an academic health system with Brown University
The long-anticipated deal between Rhode Island’s two largest hospital networks includes a five-year $125 million investment from Brown, which operates the state’s only medical school.