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Daily Archives: June 5, 2017

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Letter to US Senate Opposing Cuts to Medicaid in the American Health Care Act

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Letter to US Senate Opposing Cuts to Medicaid in the American Health Care Act
Medicaid.Letter.Senate_6.5.17.pdf | 68.8 KB. June 5, 2017. Consumers Union, the policy arm of nonprofit Consumer Reports, writes to express our …
Source: Medicaid
Letter to US Senate Opposing Cuts to Medicaid in the American Health Care Act
Medicaid
Medicaid.Letter.Senate_6.5.17.pdf | 68.8 KB. June 5, 2017. Consumers Union, the policy arm of nonprofit Consumer Reports, writes to express our …


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Dipesh Navsaria: Privately insured? What happens to Medicaid affects you too

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Dipesh Navsaria: Privately insured? What happens to Medicaid affects you too
Twenty-eight percent of all of Wisconsin’s children — and virtually all of my patients — are covered by Medicaid or CHIP (BadgerCare Plus), and that …
Source: Medicaid
Dipesh Navsaria: Privately insured? What happens to Medicaid affects you too
Medicaid
Twenty-eight percent of all of Wisconsin’s children — and virtually all of my patients — are covered by Medicaid or CHIP (BadgerCare Plus), and that …


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Wisconsin's push to drug test Medicaid recipients draws praise, critics

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Wisconsin’s push to drug test Medicaid recipients draws praise, critics
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is jumping back into the center of controversy again, this time with a proposal to drug test people receiving Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
Wisconsin’s push to drug test Medicaid recipients draws praise, critics
Medicaid
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is jumping back into the center of controversy again, this time with a proposal to drug test people receiving Medicaid …


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Cuomo to ban companies from Medicaid if they leave NY health insurance exchange

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Cuomo to ban companies from Medicaid if they leave NY health insurance exchange
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Any insurers that leave New York’s health insurance exchange will be banned from participating in the state’s Medicaid program …
Source: Medicaid
Cuomo to ban companies from Medicaid if they leave NY health insurance exchange
Medicaid
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Any insurers that leave New York’s health insurance exchange will be banned from participating in the state’s Medicaid program …


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Medicaid Day of Action on June 6th

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Medicaid Day of Action on June 6th
Many groups around the country have been organizing events to defend health care in America. Now, we’ve all joined forces to declare June 6th a …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Day of Action on June 6th
Medicaid
Many groups around the country have been organizing events to defend health care in America. Now, we’ve all joined forces to declare June 6th a …


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Medicaid Ag Splainer Part 2

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Medicaid Ag Splainer Part 2
Last week we looked at how Medicaid is structured, and the important thing to recall is it is a joint program between the federal government and states.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Ag Splainer Part 2
Medicaid
Last week we looked at how Medicaid is structured, and the important thing to recall is it is a joint program between the federal government and states.


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AHIP: Congress Must Stabilize Payer Market, Consider Reforms

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AHIP: Congress Must Stabilize Payer Market, Consider Reforms
The payer industry organization submitted recommendations in four policy areas: Short-Term Individual Market Stability, Transition Period, Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
AHIP: Congress Must Stabilize Payer Market, Consider Reforms
Medicaid
The payer industry organization submitted recommendations in four policy areas: Short-Term Individual Market Stability, Transition Period, Medicaid …


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Sen. Tom Cotton Says Medicaid Reform Central To Healthcare Overhaul Debate

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Sen. Tom Cotton Says Medicaid Reform Central To Healthcare Overhaul Debate
Medicaid will be a critical piece of the healthcare puzzle, Cotton said. He thinks reforms will be targeted towards recent expansions of the popular …
Source: Medicaid
Sen. Tom Cotton Says Medicaid Reform Central To Healthcare Overhaul Debate
Medicaid
Medicaid will be a critical piece of the healthcare puzzle, Cotton said. He thinks reforms will be targeted towards recent expansions of the popular …


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Cystic Fibrosis Engagement Network Criticizes Medicaid, Insurance Barriers to CF Patient Access …

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Cystic Fibrosis Engagement Network Criticizes Medicaid, Insurance Barriers to CF Patient Access …
About 45 percent of these CF patients depend on Medicaid, which typically covers doctor visits and medication for CF patients. Under federal law …
Source: Medicaid
Cystic Fibrosis Engagement Network Criticizes Medicaid, Insurance Barriers to CF Patient Access …
Medicaid
About 45 percent of these CF patients depend on Medicaid, which typically covers doctor visits and medication for CF patients. Under federal law …


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Autism Awareness conference with Alex Lowery

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Autism Awareness conference with Alex Lowery
Alex Lowery is a 23 year old autistic man who is a professional trainer and speaker on autism. He is also a Youth Patron for campaigns with Ambitious …
Source: Autism
Autism Awareness conference with Alex Lowery
Autism
Alex Lowery is a 23 year old autistic man who is a professional trainer and speaker on autism. He is also a Youth Patron for campaigns with Ambitious …


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Leominster's Houle, 12, is a voice for autism awareness

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Leominster’s Houle, 12, is a voice for autism awareness
“To make the hair ties and puzzle pins, Sophie elicited the help of classmates, some with special needs, and educated students on autism in the …
Source: Special Needs
Leominster’s Houle, 12, is a voice for autism awareness
Special Needs
“To make the hair ties and puzzle pins, Sophie elicited the help of classmates, some with special needs, and educated students on autism in the …


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Billings private school hopes to move into new building next school year

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Billings private school hopes to move into new building next school year
The school caters to students with special needs, especially those on the Autism spectrum who were traditionally identified as having Asperger’s …
Source: Special Needs
Billings private school hopes to move into new building next school year
Special Needs
The school caters to students with special needs, especially those on the Autism spectrum who were traditionally identified as having Asperger’s …


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Construction begins for École Allain St-Cyr

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Construction begins for École Allain St-Cyr
“The designs of the gymnasium, the additional multi-use classrooms and the spaces to accommodate specialneeds students are innovative, and we …
Source: Special Needs
Construction begins for École Allain St-Cyr
Special Needs
“The designs of the gymnasium, the additional multi-use classrooms and the spaces to accommodate special-needs students are innovative, and we …


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Feeding center for kids during summer

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Feeding center for kids during summer
… is partnering up with the Jacksonville Children’s Commission… which provides summer camp programs for low-income and special needs children.
Source: Special Needs
Feeding center for kids during summer
Special Needs
… is partnering up with the Jacksonville Children’s Commission… which provides summer camp programs for low-income and special needs children.


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Kansas Foster Parents Say Support System Vital: 'You Do The Best You Can'

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Kansas Foster Parents Say Support System Vital: ‘You Do The Best You Can’
But foster parents say it takes more than good intentions to care for children in state custody, especially those who have special needs or behavior …
Source: Special Needs
Kansas Foster Parents Say Support System Vital: ‘You Do The Best You Can’
Special Needs
But foster parents say it takes more than good intentions to care for children in state custody, especially those who have special needs or behavior …


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California Autism Foundation Recognizes Steven Cash Nickerson's Fifth Consecutive Year as …

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California Autism Foundation Recognizes Steven Cash Nickerson’s Fifth Consecutive Year as …
RICHMOND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–California Autism Foundation (CAF), a leading provider of full life services to people with autism and other …
Source: Autism
California Autism Foundation Recognizes Steven Cash Nickerson’s Fifth Consecutive Year as …
Autism
RICHMOND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–California Autism Foundation (CAF), a leading provider of full life services to people with autism and other …


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Marysville Special Ed director leaving his 'most rewarding' job

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Marysville Special Ed director leaving his ‘most rewarding’ job
In 2014, the district had been dealing with a number of complaints from parents who said their specialneeds children weren’t being provided services …
Source: Special Needs
Marysville Special Ed director leaving his ‘most rewarding’ job
Special Needs
In 2014, the district had been dealing with a number of complaints from parents who said their special-needs children weren’t being provided services …


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'I would have no friends if it wasn't for the Sea Cadets', says teen with autism

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‘I would have no friends if it wasn’t for the Sea Cadets’, says teen with autism
A TEENAGER with autism has thanked the Sea Cadets for turning his life around for the better. Oliver Hain says without his volunteer role at Parkstone …
Source: Autism
‘I would have no friends if it wasn’t for the Sea Cadets’, says teen with autism
Autism
A TEENAGER with autism has thanked the Sea Cadets for turning his life around for the better. Oliver Hain says without his volunteer role at Parkstone …


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After You Receive the Diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder

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After You Receive the Diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder
This page provides a pdf and ordering information for booklet, “After You Receive the Diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Resources for …
Source: Autism
After You Receive the Diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder
Autism
This page provides a pdf and ordering information for booklet, “After You Receive the Diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Resources for …


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Motorized ride-on toys help special needs children in Texas

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Motorized ride-on toys help special needs children in Texas
Each of the shiny new vehicles had a pit crew and a balloon to mark the special occasion.
Source: Special Needs
Motorized ride-on toys help special needs children in Texas
Special Needs
Each of the shiny new vehicles had a pit crew and a balloon to mark the special occasion.


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Male Assistant needed for special needs teen boy

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Male Assistant needed for special needs teen boy
Seeking male assistant in our home for our son. Varied hrs per week available currently helping us with our 14 yr old son…..help with meals, bathing, …
Source: Special Needs
Male Assistant needed for special needs teen boy
Special Needs
Seeking male assistant in our home for our son. Varied hrs per week available currently helping us with our 14 yr old son…..help with meals, bathing, …


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Anthony Lamb, Zack Estabrooks ask girls with special needs to Senior Ball

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Anthony Lamb, Zack Estabrooks ask girls with special needs to Senior Ball
Sports have provided former Greece Athena basketball Anthony Lamb and Victor football and lacrosse standout Zack Estabrooks moments they’ll …
Source: Special Needs
Anthony Lamb, Zack Estabrooks ask girls with special needs to Senior Ball
Special Needs
Sports have provided former Greece Athena basketball Anthony Lamb and Victor football and lacrosse standout Zack Estabrooks moments they’ll …


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Education Ministry Expanding Assistance to Autistic Children

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Education Ministry Expanding Assistance to Autistic Children
Ruel Reid, says the Ministry is taking additional steps to assist the parents of infants who are autistic, in their preparations for the youngsters’ entry into …
Source: Autism
Education Ministry Expanding Assistance to Autistic Children
Autism
Ruel Reid, says the Ministry is taking additional steps to assist the parents of infants who are autistic, in their preparations for the youngsters’ entry into …


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Babysitting Jobs

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Babysitting Jobs
I’m looking for someone to help with after school pick up for my son, through the month of July. If you have additional availability beyond July, that w…
Source: Special Needs
Babysitting Jobs
Special Needs
I’m looking for someone to help with after school pick up for my son, through the month of July. If you have additional availability beyond July, that w…


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