The Providence Plan http://ripr.org en Getting The Lead Out: The Law Works, Except When It Doesn't http://ripr.org/post/getting-lead-out-law-works-except-when-it-doesnt <p>A law aimed at protecting children from unsafe levels of lead in their homes is working, according to a new study. But only when landlords comply with it.</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:51:24 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 36341 at http://ripr.org Getting The Lead Out: The Law Works, Except When It Doesn't Explaining the Health Insurance Exchange to RI's Latino Community http://ripr.org/post/explaining-health-insurance-exchange-ris-latino-community <p>Representatives of HealthSource RI, the state-run health insurance exchange, are meeting with Latino business owners in Central Falls Wednesday. It’s part of a push to educate the state’s growing Latino community about the upcoming exchange. Rhode Island Public Radio’s Catherine Welch was at a similar meeting last week in Pawtucket, where she learned about the challenges of translating a complex health care system to non-English speakers.</p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 06:28:00 +0000 Catherine Welch 21752 at http://ripr.org Explaining the Health Insurance Exchange to RI's Latino Community