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Socialization is Good for the Brain

Much recent research has shed light on what’s been called an “epidemic” of loneliness among seniors. A recent study from the University of Michigan found…

Goodbye Summer—Hello Bunion Pain

Autumn brings more cooler days – and more foot pain! Specifically, the pain caused by bunions.  Why? According to the American College of Foot and…

Denial Isn’t A River in Egypt: Many Avoiding Talking About Dementia

In 2019, University of Michigan experts polled people in their 50s and early 60s about their thoughts about dementia. The result, presented in a study…
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Rhode Islanders Caring for Fellow Rhode Islanders

We started Health Concepts to care for our neighbors, and, in the process, they’ve cared for us. We’ve been privileged to help thousands of individuals in need of skilled nursing and short-term rehabilitation and, in return, they have helped us grow from one small nursing center in 1964 to Rhode Island’s largest skilled nursing provider, employing more than 1,400 Rhode Islanders in 11 nursing centers throughout the state.

Family-owned and operated, we follow the same philosophy today as we did in 1964:  We believe that we have done our job well only when we have provided a level of service that far exceeds the needs and preferences of those we care for.

The Ryan family