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Daily Archives: June 12, 2017

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Obama Program Made $729 Million in Erroneous Payments to Doctors

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Obama Program Made 9 Million in Erroneous Payments to Doctors
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services also paid dead doctors for enrolling in its program, the audit, released by the agency’s inspector …
Source: Medicaid
Obama Program Made 9 Million in Erroneous Payments to Doctors
Medicaid
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services also paid dead doctors for enrolling in its program, the audit, released by the agency’s inspector …


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AMA's call to action: Doctors must fight health insurance coverage losses, Medicaid cuts

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AMA’s call to action: Doctors must fight health insurance coverage losses, Medicaid cuts
The country’s doctors must raise their voices be protect patients at risk of losing healthcare insurance coverage and protest possible cuts to Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
AMA’s call to action: Doctors must fight health insurance coverage losses, Medicaid cuts
Medicaid
The country’s doctors must raise their voices be protect patients at risk of losing healthcare insurance coverage and protest possible cuts to Medicaid …


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Autism Swims program makes a huge splash in Sunrise

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Autism Swims program makes a huge splash in Sunrise
POOL PARTNERS The annual Autism Swims event at the Sunrise Aquatic Center attracted approximately 50 participants ages 5-22 who received …
Source: Autism
Autism Swims program makes a huge splash in Sunrise
Autism
POOL PARTNERS The annual Autism Swims event at the Sunrise Aquatic Center attracted approximately 50 participants ages 5-22 who received …


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Audit estimates CMS issued hundreds of millions of dollars' worth of incorrect EHR incentive …

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Audit estimates CMS issued hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of incorrect EHR incentive …
To be eligible to receive an incentive payment from either the Medicare or Medicaid programs, eligible professionals—which can include physicians, …
Source: Medicaid
Audit estimates CMS issued hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of incorrect EHR incentive …
Medicaid
To be eligible to receive an incentive payment from either the Medicare or Medicaid programs, eligible professionals—which can include physicians, …


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“Moderate” Republicans OK With Killing Medicaid Expansion After All

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“Moderate” Republicans OK With Killing Medicaid Expansion After All
The plans under discussion would end Medicaid expansion, causing millions of low-income Americans to lose health coverage. They may allow …
Source: Medicaid
“Moderate” Republicans OK With Killing Medicaid Expansion After All
Medicaid
The plans under discussion would end Medicaid expansion, causing millions of low-income Americans to lose health coverage. They may allow …


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Autism Day Program Worker (Therapeutic Instructor)

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Autism Day Program Worker (Therapeutic Instructor)
Immediate full-time position available to work in the Greengard Center for Autism’s Day Program. Seeking individual to work one-to-one with a young …
Source: Autism
Autism Day Program Worker (Therapeutic Instructor)
Autism
Immediate full-time position available to work in the Greengard Center for Autism’s Day Program. Seeking individual to work one-to-one with a young …


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Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Center Valley, PA

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Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Center Valley, PA
Ten-year-old Connor of Center Valley, Pennsylvania, is having a special day today as Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers delivered his Autism …
Source: Autism
Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers Delivers Autism Service Dog to Center Valley, PA
Autism
Ten-year-old Connor of Center Valley, Pennsylvania, is having a special day today as Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers delivered his Autism …


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PHOTO: Barron Trump Carries Fidget Spinner En Route to His New Home

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PHOTO: Barron Trump Carries Fidget Spinner En Route to His New Home
According to Live Science, fidget spinners are marketed as aides for people who suffer from anxiety, autism, and ADHD. Many say that the toy helps …
Source: Autism
PHOTO: Barron Trump Carries Fidget Spinner En Route to His New Home
Autism
According to Live Science, fidget spinners are marketed as aides for people who suffer from anxiety, autism, and ADHD. Many say that the toy helps …


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South Florida Ford & Miami Marlins Team Up to Support Autism Awareness

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South Florida Ford & Miami Marlins Team Up to Support Autism Awareness
To kick off the game, South Florida Ford and the Marlins Foundation presented a $10,000 check to Autism Speaks. Andres Croissier, a 7-year-old on …
Source: Autism
South Florida Ford & Miami Marlins Team Up to Support Autism Awareness
Autism
To kick off the game, South Florida Ford and the Marlins Foundation presented a $10,000 check to Autism Speaks. Andres Croissier, a 7-year-old on …


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Tuesday, June 13, 2017: AHCA guts Medicaid, Maine needs universal family care

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017: AHCA guts Medicaid, Maine needs universal family care
When my son was 20, he was diagnosed with Klinefelter’s syndrome, a disorder without a cure. Some of the effects he experiences are a weakened …
Source: Medicaid
Tuesday, June 13, 2017: AHCA guts Medicaid, Maine needs universal family care
Medicaid
When my son was 20, he was diagnosed with Klinefelter’s syndrome, a disorder without a cure. Some of the effects he experiences are a weakened …


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Planning for a Special Needs Child or Grandchild

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Planning for a Special Needs Child or Grandchild
Special Needs Trusts are made specifically for the benefit of a disabled or a mentally ill beneficiary. These beneficiaries lack the mental capacity to …
Source: Special Needs
Planning for a Special Needs Child or Grandchild
Special Needs
Special Needs Trusts are made specifically for the benefit of a disabled or a mentally ill beneficiary. These beneficiaries lack the mental capacity to …


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Cuts to Medicaid would badly damage health care in rural Texas

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Cuts to Medicaid would badly damage health care in rural Texas
Thankfully, Lilly and thousands of other children in rural Texas have health coverage through Medicaid to provide them the best chance to grow and …
Source: Medicaid
Cuts to Medicaid would badly damage health care in rural Texas
Medicaid
Thankfully, Lilly and thousands of other children in rural Texas have health coverage through Medicaid to provide them the best chance to grow and …


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Special division aims to protect elderly

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Special division aims to protect elderly
World Elderly Abuse Awareness Day is June 15; our senior citizens should not live a life of abuse. Just like our Special Needs Section, the Elderly …
Source: Special Needs
Special division aims to protect elderly
Special Needs
World Elderly Abuse Awareness Day is June 15; our senior citizens should not live a life of abuse. Just like our Special Needs Section, the Elderly …


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Travel Deal: June in Bloom on the Cape

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Travel Deal: June in Bloom on the Cape
The Inn at Cape Cod is offering a June in Bloom special, which lets guests who book three consecutive nights only pay for two of them. … while booking over the phone, or mark it in the “special needs” box while booking online.
Source: Special Needs
Travel Deal: June in Bloom on the Cape
Special Needs
The Inn at Cape Cod is offering a June in Bloom special, which lets guests who book three consecutive nights only pay for two of them. … while booking over the phone, or mark it in the “special needs” box while booking online.


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Medicaid Providers In Connecticut Await Big Changes

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Medicaid Providers In Connecticut Await Big Changes
The Center is what’s known as a federally-qualified facility, meaning many of its patients rely on either Medicaid or Medicare. In fact, Taylor said some …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Providers In Connecticut Await Big Changes
Medicaid
The Center is what’s known as a federally-qualified facility, meaning many of its patients rely on either Medicaid or Medicare. In fact, Taylor said some …


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We Need Everyone to Fight For Our Health Care

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We Need Everyone to Fight For Our Health Care
Share your story, particularly if you’ve benefited from the ACA and/or relied on Medicaid. The AHCA would lead to over $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
We Need Everyone to Fight For Our Health Care
Medicaid
Share your story, particularly if you’ve benefited from the ACA and/or relied on Medicaid. The AHCA would lead to over $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid …


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A Breakthrough AI Can Now Predict Which Babies Will Develop Autism

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A Breakthrough AI Can Now Predict Which Babies Will Develop Autism
Doctors can now predict which babies will develop autism spectrum disorder by the age of two with an astonishing 96 percent success rate. The test …
Source: Autism
A Breakthrough AI Can Now Predict Which Babies Will Develop Autism
Autism
Doctors can now predict which babies will develop autism spectrum disorder by the age of two with an astonishing 96 percent success rate. The test …


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UHS hospital in Oklahoma faces Medicare termination on heels of Buzzfeed News investigation

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UHS hospital in Oklahoma faces Medicare termination on heels of Buzzfeed News investigation
The Oklahoma Health Care Authority sent a four-sentence letter to Shadow Mountain June 1, indicating it will terminate three of the hospital’s Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
UHS hospital in Oklahoma faces Medicare termination on heels of Buzzfeed News investigation
Medicaid
The Oklahoma Health Care Authority sent a four-sentence letter to Shadow Mountain June 1, indicating it will terminate three of the hospital’s Medicaid …


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Blessing officials weigh in on proposed federal cuts to Medicaid – WGEM.com: Quincy News …

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Blessing officials weigh in on proposed federal cuts to Medicaid – WGEM.com: Quincy News …
The state already owes Medicaid providers $2 billion. In addition, the bill to replace Obamacare that recently passed in the House would slash Illinois’ …
Source: Medicaid
Blessing officials weigh in on proposed federal cuts to Medicaid – WGEM.com: Quincy News …
Medicaid
The state already owes Medicaid providers $2 billion. In addition, the bill to replace Obamacare that recently passed in the House would slash Illinois’ …


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Doors open at Club Horizons

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Doors open at Club Horizons
It is a day center for adults with special needs. Owners and directors of the club say it was built to answer a growing demand in the lowcountry.
Source: Special Needs
Doors open at Club Horizons
Special Needs
It is a day center for adults with special needs. Owners and directors of the club say it was built to answer a growing demand in the lowcountry.


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Becoming more

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Becoming more
“These are children who need an extra boost,” Tiggle said. … wants to be a medical doctor and establish her own hospital for special needs patients.
Source: Special Needs
Becoming more
Special Needs
“These are children who need an extra boost,” Tiggle said. … wants to be a medical doctor and establish her own hospital for special needs patients.


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Brain Scans May Help Identify and Predict Autism In High-Risk Infants

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Brain Scans May Help Identify and Predict Autism In High-Risk Infants
Autism is identified as a neurological disorder that is associated with brain development as well as the cognitive functions. Although the exact cause of …
Source: Autism
Brain Scans May Help Identify and Predict Autism In High-Risk Infants
Autism
Autism is identified as a neurological disorder that is associated with brain development as well as the cognitive functions. Although the exact cause of …


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Emerging Artificial Intelligence (AI) Leaders: Rana el Kaliouby, Affectiva

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Emerging Artificial Intelligence (AI) Leaders: Rana el Kaliouby, Affectiva
For her dissertation, el Kaliouby used the autism research center’s data to train a computer model to recognize accurately and in real-time complex …
Source: Autism
Emerging Artificial Intelligence (AI) Leaders: Rana el Kaliouby, Affectiva
Autism
For her dissertation, el Kaliouby used the autism research center’s data to train a computer model to recognize accurately and in real-time complex …


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Parents of boy with autism were told to 'try Scouting,' and this happened

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Parents of boy with autism were told to ‘try Scouting,’ and this happened
Isaiah was diagnosed with high-functioning autism at age 3. “At first I thought, ‘what are we going to do?’” says Isaiah’s dad, Rolando. “Our world was …
Source: Autism
Parents of boy with autism were told to ‘try Scouting,’ and this happened
Autism
Isaiah was diagnosed with high-functioning autism at age 3. “At first I thought, ‘what are we going to do?’” says Isaiah’s dad, Rolando. “Our world was …


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OATS to Absorb County Transportation – New Two-County District Created

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OATS to Absorb County Transportation – New Two-County District Created
Since there tends to be a stigma or misconception about FCTC and OATS only serving the elderly or special needs individuals, Griesheimer stressed …
Source: Special Needs
OATS to Absorb County Transportation – New Two-County District Created
Special Needs
Since there tends to be a stigma or misconception about FCTC and OATS only serving the elderly or special needs individuals, Griesheimer stressed …


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RotaryFest returns to Elk Grove Village with music, rides, parade

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RotaryFest returns to Elk Grove Village with music, rides, parade
There will also be a time when the fest is open only to people with special needs. Attendance for that time period is controlled by the Northwest Special …
Source: Special Needs
RotaryFest returns to Elk Grove Village with music, rides, parade
Special Needs
There will also be a time when the fest is open only to people with special needs. Attendance for that time period is controlled by the Northwest Special …


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Community News For The Manchester Edition

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Community News For The Manchester Edition
She worked in the Manchester School System, with special needs children, which to this day remains her favorite job. Her legacy is now and will …
Source: Special Needs
Community News For The Manchester Edition
Special Needs
She worked in the Manchester School System, with special needs children, which to this day remains her favorite job. Her legacy is now and will …


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Lincoln County Community Foundation awards record funding

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Lincoln County Community Foundation awards record funding
Shining Hope Farms, a nonprofit physical therapy clinic for children and adults with special needs, received a $1,500 grant that will make equine …
Source: Special Needs
Lincoln County Community Foundation awards record funding
Special Needs
Shining Hope Farms, a nonprofit physical therapy clinic for children and adults with special needs, received a $1,500 grant that will make equine …


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Morning Report: The Special Election Showdown

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Morning Report: The Special Election Showdown
Even if the mayor doesn’t get the votes he needs for the special election, there is one last hope for SoccerCity: The City Council could approve the …
Source: Special Needs
Morning Report: The Special Election Showdown
Special Needs
Even if the mayor doesn’t get the votes he needs for the special election, there is one last hope for SoccerCity: The City Council could approve the …


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