behavioral health http://ripr.org en RI's Latest Health Care Merger: Good for You and Your Bottom Line? http://ripr.org/post/ris-latest-health-care-merger-good-you-and-your-bottom-line <p>The Lifespan hospital system’s recent acquisition of Gateway, a mental health care network, may be a sign of more to come. But it could be too soon to tell what it means for a patient’s pocketbook.</p> Tue, 21 May 2013 19:24:22 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 15603 at http://ripr.org RI's Latest Health Care Merger: Good for You and Your Bottom Line? To NICS or Not to NICS? Mental Health, Guns, and Background Checks http://ripr.org/post/nics-or-not-nics-mental-health-guns-and-background-checks <p><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"><span style="">Here's one piece of</span></font> legislation proposed by Attorney General Peter Kilmartin today as part of a package of gun safety bills:</p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 19:51:32 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 13295 at http://ripr.org