Based at the University of Rhode Island, RIGEC brings together partners from three Rhode Island institutions of higher education, a community-owned healthcare organization, a community outreach and education program, and a community-base, all-inclusive primary care and in-home care agency. Our consortium members include:
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University/Rhode Island Area Health Education Center (riAHEC):
RIGEC is part of a national network of geriatric education centers funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Under the direction of Dr. Phillip G. Clark, RIGEC has had federal funding since 1996.
Projects supported under Geriatric Education Center (GEC) grants must address five core GEC purposes:
Workshop 4 - 4/7/14
Workshop 5 - 6/2/14
Additional details about workshops will be provided in the Program Calendar.
The deadline for signing up for health insurance is December 23, 2013. Those seeking health insurance can sign up using any one of the following four ways:
To sign up for health insurance in Rhode Island, go to HealthSourceRI at www.healthsourceri.com