Brown Takes Home an Exemplary Award for Worksite Wellness!
Brown is among 70 businesses and organizations being recognized for efforts towards improving the health and well-being of employees.
Recognized by the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce and in partnership with Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, Brown will receive an “Exemplary”, the highest of four award levels at the 2014 Annual Worksite Health Awards to be held May 28, 2014.
The award honors Brown’s commitment of offering and implementing health management solutions and improving the quality of life for employees through education, written materials, seminars, and lectures.
Brown Places 1st in the State of RI for Blood Collection on a College Campus!
Brown University was awarded a citation by Governor Lincoln Chafee and presented with the 2012-2013 collegiate award by the Rhode Island Blood Center (RIBC) for placing 1st in the state of RI for blood collections on a college campus with up to 7000 students! Every year, Brown hosts the RIBC for 13 on-site faculty/staff/student blood drives, helping over 2,500 lives!
Brown Earns Work-Life Seal of Distinction!
Brown is being recognized by the Alliance for Work-Life Progress for success in work-life programs, policies and practices. To earn the Seal of Distinction, Brown had to meet criteria and be assessed in seven categories for work-life effectiveness that defines a best-in-class work-life portfolio in today's workplace.
BCBSRI Members Can Enroll in American Well Online Care
There’s a new way to see a licensed physician via PC or mobile device using American Well. This new telehealth program offers:
- 24-hour access, 7-days a week via mobile or web
- Private and secure, HIPAA-compliant
- Cost is covered through BCBSRI
Click here for information on how to register.
CurrentCare is Rhode Island's Health Information Exchange (HIE). CurrentCare is a virtual integrated electronic medical record (EMR) system that helps health care professionals access patient information quickly and easily so they can integrate health care to treat the whole person. Developed by the State of Rhode Island in partnership with the Rhode Island Quality Institute, CurrentCare ensures that a patient’s providers have all the information to provide them with the most complete care possible.