March 22, 2010
RIMS testifies for "I'm Sorry" legislation – RI State House

AMA National Advocacy Conference, Washington DC


"Asking Saves Kids" ASK Day

October 30, 2007

RIMS opposes 2% Provider Tax



June 30, 2009

News conference in support of the Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner (Siedlecki)

FEBRUARY 10, 2014

RIMS President Elaine Jones, MD, and US Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse took part in a panel discussion on “medication adherence” sponsored by Prescriptions for a Healthy America at the Brown University Medical Research Facility. Secretary Steven Costantino and respresentatives from CVS Caremark and the URI School of Pharmacy also participated.

July 28, 2008

Dr. Tsiongas leads rally in support of RIteCare

Feb 14-15, 2011***

RIMS visits Congressional offices in Washington, DC to discuss SGR fix


RIteCare Press Conference

March 1, 2012

RIMS testifies for "I'm Sorry" legislation – RI State House

August 17, 2009
Sen. Whitehouse addressed the RIMS Council

"Asking Saves Kids" ASK Day

July 14, 2010

RI Healthcare Stakeholders Meeting – Washington, DC


Press Conference, Kent Hospital

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SEPTEMBER 12, 2012

At RIMPAC's request, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Representatives James Langevin and David Cicilline received support form AMPAC.

JANUARY 15, 2013

Reception at RIMS for legislators

DECEMBER 10, 2013

RIMS' Megan Turcotte raised funds, with the support of the RI Orthopedic Society, to sponsor McGruff the Crime Dog and a Providence Police Department program for school children. Press release


Patients First Coalition Press Conference, State House


​Opposing 2% Provider Tax, House Committee on Finance

SEPTEMBER 20, 2013

Michael Migliori, MD and Steve DeToy at the AMA Federation Meeting in Washington, DC; Capital Hill visit with US Rep. David Cicilline

RIMS Advocacy