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A Panel Discussion on Understanding Your Health Insurance

Posted on December 4th, 2014 · Posted in News

Westerly Hospital and L+M Hospital will be offering a free panel discussion hosted by L+M professionals on “Understanding Your Health Insurance” on Tuesday, December 9 from 6 – 7 p.m. in the Westerly Hospital’s Henry J. Nardone Conference Center. Learn about: • Making informed healthcare decisions • In-Network vs. Out-of-Network Care..
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Dr. Michael Harwood Hits the Buzzer and Lands a Spot on Jeopardy

Posted on December 2nd, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Yes, he was always very good at Trivial Pursuit, and yes, he has a competitive streak, but Dr. Michael Harwood, a dermatologist with the L+M Medical Group in Westerly, defied the odds earlier this year, landing a spot on “America’s Favorite Quiz Show,” Jeopardy! “It was extremely fun,” Dr. Harwood..
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Free Discussion on Osteoarthritis Pain

Posted on December 1st, 2014 · Posted in News

Westerly Hospital will be sponsoring a free discussion on Osteoarthritis Pain on December 4.  Join Rebecca Farnlof, Associate Vice President of Public Health and Advocacy for the New England Region Arthritis Foundation, for Part 2 of a discussion on “Putting Pain in its Place” on Thursday, December 4 from 1:30..
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Seven-Week Smoking Cessation Program Starts January 6

Posted on November 13th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Westerly Hospital is offering a seven-week smoking cessation program called “Freedom from Smoking” beginning on January 6 from 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 pm. in the Hospital’s Henry J. Nardone Conference Center at 25 Wells Street in Westerly. Sessions will be held for seven consecutive Tuesdays. An additional session will be held..
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Westerly Hospital Partners with YMCA to Offer Free Diabetes Information and Screening Event

Posted on November 6th, 2014 · Posted in News

Westerly Hospital in partnership with the Westerly-Pawcatuck Branch of the Ocean Community YMCA will sponsor a free community Diabetes Information and Screening event on November 25 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Westerly Hospital’s Certified Diabetes Outpatient Educators, Mark Rogers, PharmD (pharmacist) and Yvette Dionne, RD, LDN (dietitian), will provide free..
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30th Annual Lights of Love Campaign Kicks Off

Posted on November 3rd, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

The Westerly Hospital Auxiliary has officially kicked off its 30th annual Lights of Love campaign.  Through the Lights of Love program, the community is invited to honor or remember a loved one by purchasing a “Love Light” in their name in denominations of $5, $25, $50, $100, or more.  Names..
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Free Suicide Prevention Workshop

Posted on October 28th, 2014 · Posted in News

Westerly Hospital will be sponsoring a free three-hour training workshop on Suicide Prevention on Tuesday, November 4 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. at Westerly Hospital’s Henry J. Nardone Conference Center. The workshop will be facilitated d by Bob Price, Navy Chaplain, a trainer certified in the “Safe Talk” suicide prevention..
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Ebola – Learn more from the CDC

Posted on October 16th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

The Center for Disease Control offers comprehensive information on this deadly disease. Click here.  

Free Discussion on Osteoarthritis Pain

Posted on October 20th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Osteoarthritis is one of more than 100 of types of arthritis, and affects more than 27 million people in the United States.  The pain associated with the disease can take control of a person’s life if they do not have the tools to manage it. Westerly Hospital, in conjunction with..
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Howard Haronian, MD to Discuss Risk Factors at Ladies Heart Health Night

Posted on September 4th, 2014 · Posted in News

Westerly Hospital cardiologist Howard L. Haronian, MD, FACC, will be the guest speaker at a Ladies Heart Health Night on September 17 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. in the hospital’s Henry J. Nardone Conference Center.  Join Dr. Haronian for a free discussion on risk factors for women and heart disease..
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