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Daily Archives: May 13, 2017

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Obamacare replacement threatens kids' health coverage

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Obamacare replacement threatens kids’ health coverage
The nearly $1 billion in federal cuts to the Medicaid program approved by House Republicans threaten the record success getting these children …
Source: Medicaid
Obamacare replacement threatens kids’ health coverage
Medicaid
The nearly $1 billion in federal cuts to the Medicaid program approved by House Republicans threaten the record success getting these children …


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Innovative Communication Techniques for Individuals with Autism

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Innovative Communication Techniques for Individuals with Autism
Communicating can be a challenge for certain individuals with autism. In “Communication Innovations for Individuals with Autism,” Howard C. Shane, …
Source: Autism
Innovative Communication Techniques for Individuals with Autism
Autism
Communicating can be a challenge for certain individuals with autism. In “Communication Innovations for Individuals with Autism,” Howard C. Shane, …


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Price: Medicaid will be more 'responsive' under GOP plan

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Price: Medicaid will be more ‘responsive’ under GOP plan
Price says during appearances on two Sunday talk shows that Medicaid is fundamentally flawed. Mick Mulvaney, Trump’s budget director, said the …
Source: Medicaid
Price: Medicaid will be more ‘responsive’ under GOP plan
Medicaid
Price says during appearances on two Sunday talk shows that Medicaid is fundamentally flawed. Mick Mulvaney, Trump’s budget director, said the …


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New ministry aims to help young adults with autism

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New ministry aims to help young adults with autism
But members of the new Vision of Hope Autism Ministry of Emmaus House committee (the name given by Betty Rauschendorfer) explain that for …
Source: Autism
New ministry aims to help young adults with autism
Autism
But members of the new Vision of Hope Autism Ministry of Emmaus House committee (the name given by Betty Rauschendorfer) explain that for …


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Alabamians are helping children with autism find their voice

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Alabamians are helping children with autism find their voice
What if my sons couldn’t effectively articulate each new discovery bouncing around in their minds? For as many as 40 percent of children with autism, …
Source: Autism
Alabamians are helping children with autism find their voice
Autism
What if my sons couldn’t effectively articulate each new discovery bouncing around in their minds? For as many as 40 percent of children with autism, …


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As health care debate ramps up in the U.S. Senate, here's where South Carolina Sens. Scott and …

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As health care debate ramps up in the U.S. Senate, here’s where South Carolina Sens. Scott and …
Leaders are eager to hear ideas for how to write health care legislation that would limit Medicaid’s reach without leaving serious lapses in coverage for …
Source: Medicaid
As health care debate ramps up in the U.S. Senate, here’s where South Carolina Sens. Scott and …
Medicaid
Leaders are eager to hear ideas for how to write health care legislation that would limit Medicaid’s reach without leaving serious lapses in coverage for …


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Diagnostic tests miss autism features in girls

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Diagnostic tests miss autism features in girls
Girls with autism may not get a diagnosis because certain features of the condition look different in them than they do in boys. Researchers presented …
Source: Autism
Diagnostic tests miss autism features in girls
Autism
Girls with autism may not get a diagnosis because certain features of the condition look different in them than they do in boys. Researchers presented …


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2-year-old with autism from Bakersfield doesn't see color or race, inspires others

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2-year-old with autism from Bakersfield doesn’t see color or race, inspires others
Calvin Roberson is a two year old with autism in Bakersfield, CA. His mother Amber says he has a wonderful outlook at life. She says he doesn’t see …
Source: Autism
2-year-old with autism from Bakersfield doesn’t see color or race, inspires others
Autism
Calvin Roberson is a two year old with autism in Bakersfield, CA. His mother Amber says he has a wonderful outlook at life. She says he doesn’t see …


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Altered circuit may underlie repetitive behaviors in autism

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Altered circuit may underlie repetitive behaviors in autism
Hot spots: A brain region in people with autism (right) has higher levels of a receptor for the chemical messenger GABA than in controls (left).
Source: Autism
Altered circuit may underlie repetitive behaviors in autism
Autism
Hot spots: A brain region in people with autism (right) has higher levels of a receptor for the chemical messenger GABA than in controls (left).


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Medicaid Expansion Transformed a Community -Now the Bill Is Coming Due

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Medicaid Expansion Transformed a Community -Now the Bill Is Coming Due
The Senate is set to take up the GOP’s health-care overhaul, where debate over the Medicaid program, which was expanded dramatically under the …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Expansion Transformed a Community -Now the Bill Is Coming Due
Medicaid
The Senate is set to take up the GOP’s health-care overhaul, where debate over the Medicaid program, which was expanded dramatically under the …


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Why Is Toe Nail Fungus So Exhausting To Deal with

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Why Is Toe Nail Fungus So Exhausting To Deal with
Toenail fungus is every of the frequent beauty issues in folks apocalyptic variant parts of the world. This over-the-counted ointment has scored a …
Source: Autism
Why Is Toe Nail Fungus So Exhausting To Deal with
Autism
Toenail fungus is every of the frequent beauty issues in folks apocalyptic variant parts of the world. This over-the-counted ointment has scored a …


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When Can A Child Be Diagnosed With Autism? The Earlier, The Better

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When Can A Child Be Diagnosed With Autism? The Earlier, The Better
As a parent, I know how hard it is to push the idea of autism out of the back of your head, even if it’s seemingly unwarranted — the concept of autism is …
Source: Autism
When Can A Child Be Diagnosed With Autism? The Earlier, The Better
Autism
As a parent, I know how hard it is to push the idea of autism out of the back of your head, even if it’s seemingly unwarranted — the concept of autism is …


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Wings for Autism at Appleton International Airport

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Wings for Autism at Appleton International Airport
Wings for Autism, a special event that consists of flying “rehearsals” specially designed for individuals with autism spectrum disorders and individuals …
Source: Autism
Wings for Autism at Appleton International Airport
Autism
Wings for Autism, a special event that consists of flying “rehearsals” specially designed for individuals with autism spectrum disorders and individuals …


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Horse rescue organization wins $4800 Jackson Community Foundation grant

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Horse rescue organization wins 00 Jackson Community Foundation grant
This program gives people with special needs the opportunity to experience the connection and healing that bonding with a horse can provide.
Source: Special Needs
Horse rescue organization wins 00 Jackson Community Foundation grant
Special Needs
This program gives people with special needs the opportunity to experience the connection and healing that bonding with a horse can provide.


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Suns Devin Booker to bring specialneeds student to NBA Draft Lottery

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Suns Devin Booker to bring specialneeds student to NBA Draft Lottery
We know Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker can play basketball pretty well. What we also know is that he is an all-around awesome person. Booker …
Source: Special Needs
Suns Devin Booker to bring specialneeds student to NBA Draft Lottery
Special Needs
We know Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker can play basketball pretty well. What we also know is that he is an all-around awesome person. Booker …


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Medicaid can collect nursing home room-and-board costs from clients, Nebraska Supreme Court …

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Medicaid can collect nursing home room-and-board costs from clients, Nebraska Supreme Court …
LINCOLN — The Medicaid program can seek reimbursement from clients for nursing home room-and-board costs, the Nebraska Supreme Court ruled …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid can collect nursing home room-and-board costs from clients, Nebraska Supreme Court …
Medicaid
LINCOLN — The Medicaid program can seek reimbursement from clients for nursing home room-and-board costs, the Nebraska Supreme Court ruled …


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Vandals break into Birch Bay summer camp for adults with special needs

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Vandals break into Birch Bay summer camp for adults with special needs
Vandals caused thousands of dollars in damage this week at a Birch Bay summer camp for adults with special needs – the suspects sprayed fire …
Source: Special Needs
Vandals break into Birch Bay summer camp for adults with special needs
Special Needs
Vandals caused thousands of dollars in damage this week at a Birch Bay summer camp for adults with special needs – the suspects sprayed fire …


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Medicaid | National MCO Analyzer | 2017 (Event Driven)

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Medicaid | National MCO Analyzer | 2017 (Event Driven)
Medicaid | National MCO Analyzer | 2017 (Event Driven). Thank you for your interest in DRG’s legacy report product lines. Our report-level solutions …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid | National MCO Analyzer | 2017 (Event Driven)
Medicaid
Medicaid | National MCO Analyzer | 2017 (Event Driven). Thank you for your interest in DRG’s legacy report product lines. Our report-level solutions …


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New Non-Profit Holding First Special Needs Prom in Pella

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New Non-Profit Holding First Special Needs Prom in Pella
A new nonprofit aims to celebrate individuals with special needs through an evening of fun this weekend. Pella Middle School Teacher Kelsie Sheets …
Source: Special Needs
New Non-Profit Holding First Special Needs Prom in Pella
Special Needs
A new nonprofit aims to celebrate individuals with special needs through an evening of fun this weekend. Pella Middle School Teacher Kelsie Sheets …


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Expansion of residential drug treatment reimbursement under way

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Expansion of residential drug treatment reimbursement under way
Maryland expansion of residential drug treatment reimbursement advanced today, as the Medicaid program sent guidance materials to providers in …
Source: Medicaid
Expansion of residential drug treatment reimbursement under way
Medicaid
Maryland expansion of residential drug treatment reimbursement advanced today, as the Medicaid program sent guidance materials to providers in …


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Medicaid Eligibility Specialst

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Medicaid Eligibility Specialst
Responsible for assisting nursing home residents and/or responsible parties with applying for and maintaining Medicaid and Social Security Benefits.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Eligibility Specialst
Medicaid
Responsible for assisting nursing home residents and/or responsible parties with applying for and maintaining Medicaid and Social Security Benefits.


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Watching my daughter grow — in her own time

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Watching my daughter grow — in her own time
I don’t share this often, but I am the mother of a young woman with special challenges. I don’t like to use the term “special needs,” because she has the …
Source: Special Needs
Watching my daughter grow — in her own time
Special Needs
I don’t share this often, but I am the mother of a young woman with special challenges. I don’t like to use the term “special needs,” because she has the …


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Demonstrating the Value of Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Programs

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Demonstrating the Value of Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Programs
States are increasingly implementing Medicaid managed long-term services and supports (MLTSS) programs to accomplish goals including …
Source: Medicaid
Demonstrating the Value of Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Programs
Medicaid
States are increasingly implementing Medicaid managed long-term services and supports (MLTSS) programs to accomplish goals including …


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Livingston cuts ribbon on new snack stand

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Livingston cuts ribbon on new snack stand
“We’ve never had handicap-accessibility at the park and so having that now for grandparents and bringing our special needs people back over here …
Source: Special Needs
Livingston cuts ribbon on new snack stand
Special Needs
“We’ve never had handicap-accessibility at the park and so having that now for grandparents and bringing our special needs people back over here …


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Special Needs Faith Formation

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Special Needs Faith Formation
Special Needs Faith Formation. The Special Needs Religious Education Program offers children the ability to learn about the love and care of Jesus in …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Faith Formation
Special Needs
Special Needs Faith Formation. The Special Needs Religious Education Program offers children the ability to learn about the love and care of Jesus in …


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4-Year-Old Boy with Special Needs Killed by Truck After Wandering From Hotel

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4-Year-Old Boy with Special Needs Killed by Truck After Wandering From Hotel
A boy with special needs was hit and killed by a van after police say he wandered away from the hotel room he was staying in with his parents.
Source: Special Needs
4-Year-Old Boy with Special Needs Killed by Truck After Wandering From Hotel
Special Needs
A boy with special needs was hit and killed by a van after police say he wandered away from the hotel room he was staying in with his parents.


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Day camp for special needs adults is set for May 18

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Day camp for special needs adults is set for May 18
Living Waters Ranch in Osceola holds monthly day camps, called Special Touch Day Camps, for special needs adults and their caregivers who live in …
Source: Special Needs
Day camp for special needs adults is set for May 18
Special Needs
Living Waters Ranch in Osceola holds monthly day camps, called Special Touch Day Camps, for special needs adults and their caregivers who live in …


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