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  • Rhode Island Hospital 150th Anniversary Video Library

  • Nursing Through the Years
    at Rhode Island Hospital

    Ellen Lebeuf, RN, a member of the hospital’s nursing staff for more than 40 years, comments on elements of a nurse’s daily life and responsibilities, then and now.




    The life of a Rhode Island hospital nurse has changed dramatically, but patient care has always remained at the heart of the profession.
     
    In this, the second of a three-part series, Ellen Lebeuf, RN, explains elements of a nurse’s daily life and responsibilities, then and now

    A future video will focus on the hospital’s proud tradition in research.

    Special thanks to the Rhode Island Historical Society for providing the footage from the 1955 television program, The World Around Us.

    150 Years of Graduate Medical Education
    at Rhode Island Hospital

     
    Rhode Island Hospital’s commitment to educating the world’s future physicians has always been at the heart of its mission. Staci Fischer, MD, explains how graduate medical education has changed over the years—especially in the decades since the mid-twentieth century.

    WaterFire Celebrates Rhode Island
    Hospital’s 150 Years of Caring

     
    On September 7, a special WaterFire was held to honor Rhode Island Hospital’s 150th anniversary. The event was co-sponsored by Rhode Island Hospital, the Rhode Island Hospital Guild and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. This video was shot by Richard Bolig.

    Dialysis: Looking Back, Looking Ahead

     
    Douglas Shemin, MD, FACP, medical director of the dialysis program at Rhode Island Hospital, describes how advances in dialysis have made the process safer and more pleasant for patients.

    Unveiling the Eddy Street Underpass Mural

     
    Rhode Island Hospital unveils a mural near the hospital's main entrance as part of its 150th anniversary celebration.

    Rhode Island Hospital 150th Anniversary

     
    Rhode Island Hospital’s unwavering commitment to the community, and to excellence in patient care, has been its hallmark for 150 years.

    Rhode Island Hospital Day

     
    Rhode Island Hospital's 150th birthday was celebrated with staff. Governor Lincoln Chafee re-signed the original charter and Mayor Angel Taveras declared March 13, 2013 "Rhode Island Hospital Day".

    150 Years of Healing, Growth
    and Discovery

     
    Timothy J. Babineau, MD, President and CEO, Lifespan and Rhode Island Hospital, invites you to learn about our 150 years of healing, growth and discovery.

    Rhode Island Hospital Kicks off
    150th Anniversary Celebration

     
    Timothy J. Babineau, MD, President and CEO, Lifespan and Rhode Island Hospital, held a press conference announcing Rhode Island Hospital's year-long 150th anniversary celebration.