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R.I. Is 15th Healthiest State

 A new report places Rhode Island as the 15th healthiest state in the country.  The report from the United Health Foundation says the state's strengths include a large number of primary care physicians and high immunization coverage.  The report also cites some challenges, including Rhode Island's high rate of drug deaths and binge drinking, along with a large number of preventable hospitalizations.
 

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