Emily Micucci

Staff Writer
Emily Micucci joined the Worcester Business Journal news staff in July 2012. She covers the health care, education and retail industries, as well as hospitality and law. She is also the chief writer for the bi-monthly MetroWest495 Biz magazine. Prior to joining the Worcester Business Journal, Emily covered the cities of Fitchburg and Leominster for the Sentinel & Enteprise. She earned her bachelor's degree in journalism from St. Joseph's College of Maine.


Baker: Opioid prescription monitoring tools helps drive down scripts by 28%

The state's revamped prescription monitoring system contributed to a roughly 28-percent decline in opioid prescriptions in about two years, Gov.

Health restaurant is one of three new Front Street tenants

A health-conscious chain restaurant is one of three new, ground-level tenants at 145 Front St. at City Square in downtown Worcester.

Businesses save on insurance by keeping employees healthy

Wellness benefits in the workplace are going beyond lunchtime yoga classes and healthy snacks in the breakroom.

Worcester EMTs may picket

Unionized emergency medical technicians who work for UMass Memorial Health Care may picket as they spar with the system over wages.

Worcester health agency owner arrested over MassHealth fraud

Hellen Kiago, a 47-year-old Sturbridge resident, was arrested on Wednesday morning for allegedly stealing about $2.7 million from the MassHealth...

Mass. Medical Society still opposes assisted suicide, study continues

The Massachusetts Medical Society stood by its opposition of physician-assisted suicide last week, but a study gauging doctors' attitudes is ongoing.

AdCare hires nursing director

Kara J. Levinson is the new director of nursing for Worcester-based AdCare Hospital.

UMass Memorial unleashes $650M electronic system

After two years of preparation , UMass Memorial went live on Oct. 1 with a new electronic health records system.

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