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AMA National Advocacy Conference, Washington DC

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

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

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

July 14, 2010

RI Healthcare Stakeholders Meeting – Washington, DC


​Opposing 2% Provider Tax, House Committee on Finance


Patients First Coalition Press Conference, State House


Press Conference, Kent Hospital

August 17, 2009
Sen. Whitehouse addressed the RIMS Council
October 30, 2007

RIMS opposes 2% Provider Tax

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.

March 22, 2010
RIMS testifies for "I'm Sorry" legislation – RI State House
March 1, 2012

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

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


"Asking Saves Kids" ASK Day


"Asking Saves Kids" ASK Day



June 30, 2009

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