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June 2017

Nurse Care Manager Best Practice Sharing Committee Meeting: "De-prescribing: Implementing Less is More" Presentation

Christine Eisenhower, PharmD, BCPS, Clinical Assistant URI Collage of Pharmacy, presented at the June 20 Nurse Care Manager meeting and discussed the challenges in de-prescribing medicines for older adults with complex regimes and resources that are available to assist prescribers, nurse care managers, pharmacists and caregivers.  This presentation was offered as part of the 2017 Geriatric Education Series: Optimal Drug Therapy Program. 

January 2017

Chronic Care and Disease Management Program Presents: 

Rhode Island Department of Health, Women's Cancer Screening Program
Thursday, January 19, 2017 Click here for more information.

December 2016

Supplemental Nurtition Assistance Program (SNAP) Information
Low-income familites, seniors, individuals with disabilities and non-disabled single adults may be eligible for nutrition assistance through SNAP.

SNAP Eligibility Guidelines
SNAP Facts for Seniors
Policy SNAP-shot Medical Expence Deductions


Rhode Island’s First
Weight + Wellness Summit
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
8am to 4pm
Crowne Plaza, Warwick, RI
Exhibitor space available (some with scholarships)
Convening community resources to create a Rhode Island where healthful, affordable choices in food and physical activity are the natural daily default for all. 
Who should attend? Healthcare professionals, policy makers, health advocates, educators, producers and purveyors of wholesome foods, nutritionists, community leaders, urban planners and everyone who has an interest in making regular exercise and sound nutrition convenient and affordable for all Rhode Islanders.
For more information contact: Rhode Island Medical Society at 401-443-2386 or

October 2016

Nurse Care Manager Measure Definitions

Click here to learn more about Lifespan's 10th Annual Oncology Nursing Education Day on 10/29/16.

September 2016

Detecting Delirium
Depression in Assisted Living

August 2016

Nurse Care Manager Workforce Development Through an Academic-Practice Partnership
The Rhode Island School of Nursing Nurse Care Managment Graduate Certificate Program

May 2016

Mazimizing the Role of the Medical Assistant Learning Session

Our Mission

The mission of the Care Transformation Collaborative is to lead the transformation of primary care in Rhode Island in the context of an integrated health care system; and to improve the quality of care, the patient experience of care, the affordability of care, and the health of the populations we serve.