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Daily Archives: July 3, 2017

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Paging Dr. Cassidy: Patients hope La. senator saves their Medicaid

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Paging Dr. Cassidy: Patients hope La. senator saves their Medicaid
But now, Volion is worried that all her hard-fought gains will be wiped away by proposed cuts to Medicaid as Congress tries, yet again, to replace the …
Source: Medicaid
Paging Dr. Cassidy: Patients hope La. senator saves their Medicaid
Medicaid
But now, Volion is worried that all her hard-fought gains will be wiped away by proposed cuts to Medicaid as Congress tries, yet again, to replace the …


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Nursing home patients worry about possible Medicaid cuts at town hall

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Nursing home patients worry about possible Medicaid cuts at town hall
EUGENE, Ore. — Senator Ron Wyden visited Avamere Riverpark of Eugene to talk to nursing home patients about potential Medicaid cuts. Under the …
Source: Medicaid
Nursing home patients worry about possible Medicaid cuts at town hall
Medicaid
EUGENE, Ore. — Senator Ron Wyden visited Avamere Riverpark of Eugene to talk to nursing home patients about potential Medicaid cuts. Under the …


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Hickenlooper on his trip to DC, Medicaid

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Hickenlooper on his trip to DC, Medicaid
U.S. Senators are off this week. That means Governor John Hickenlooper doesn’t have to go Washington, D.C. like he did last week — to get the …
Source: Medicaid
Hickenlooper on his trip to DC, Medicaid
Medicaid
U.S. Senators are off this week. That means Governor John Hickenlooper doesn’t have to go Washington, D.C. like he did last week — to get the …


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Researchers develop help for people with autism

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Researchers develop help for people with autism
Known as Systematic Autism-related Family Enabling (SAFE), the intervention – or ‘toolkit’ – will combine established forms of therapy practice with …
Source: Autism
Researchers develop help for people with autism
Autism
Known as Systematic Autism-related Family Enabling (SAFE), the intervention – or ‘toolkit’ – will combine established forms of therapy practice with …


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Serotonin Imbalance May Contribute to Autistic Behavior

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Serotonin Imbalance May Contribute to Autistic Behavior
A deficiency in the levels of serotonin, a key brain chemical, may lead to the development of certain symptoms of autism, suggests a new animal study.
Source: Autism
Serotonin Imbalance May Contribute to Autistic Behavior
Autism
A deficiency in the levels of serotonin, a key brain chemical, may lead to the development of certain symptoms of autism, suggests a new animal study.


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Medicaid Changes Would Save Money; Others to Lose Benefits

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Medicaid Changes Would Save Money; Others to Lose Benefits
Kentucky officials have altered their proposal to change the state’s Medicaid program that would save state taxpayers an additional $27 million over …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Changes Would Save Money; Others to Lose Benefits
Medicaid
Kentucky officials have altered their proposal to change the state’s Medicaid program that would save state taxpayers an additional $27 million over …


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Trenton failed to provide required services to deaf students, report finds

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Trenton failed to provide required services to deaf students, report finds
… the needs of a student with special needs, required OT and PT services that … Trenton was hit with numerous special education violations last year.
Source: Special Needs
Trenton failed to provide required services to deaf students, report finds
Special Needs
… the needs of a student with special needs, required OT and PT services that … Trenton was hit with numerous special education violations last year.


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Columbus undocumented immigrant faces deportation, worries about Autistic son

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Columbus undocumented immigrant faces deportation, worries about Autistic son
The 31-year-old mother of six U.S.-born children — including a 15-year-old Autistic son — said officials at the Homeland Security office in Atlanta …
Source: Autism
Columbus undocumented immigrant faces deportation, worries about Autistic son
Autism
The 31-year-old mother of six U.S.-born children — including a 15-year-old Autistic son — said officials at the Homeland Security office in Atlanta …


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Church of Dunes congregation grows with new pastor's family

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Church of Dunes congregation grows with new pastor’s family
All of those children had a variety of special needs. … “We need to become a family together so we can get to work together in a positive way.”.
Source: Special Needs
Church of Dunes congregation grows with new pastor’s family
Special Needs
All of those children had a variety of special needs. … “We need to become a family together so we can get to work together in a positive way.”.


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Sun offers skewed Medicaid 'facts'

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Sun offers skewed Medicaid ‘facts’
The Sun berates Kellyanne Conway and Senate Republicans concerning the proposed health care bill and alleged “cuts” in Medicaid (“Alternative …
Source: Medicaid
Sun offers skewed Medicaid ‘facts’
Medicaid
The Sun berates Kellyanne Conway and Senate Republicans concerning the proposed health care bill and alleged “cuts” in Medicaid (“Alternative …


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Vaccine Protocols Killing America's Children; Autism on the Rise

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Vaccine Protocols Killing America’s Children; Autism on the Rise
it is possible to correlate the increase in autism diagnoses with an increase in many other things ranging from cell phone use to GMO’s to vaccine use.
Source: Autism
Vaccine Protocols Killing America’s Children; Autism on the Rise
Autism
it is possible to correlate the increase in autism diagnoses with an increase in many other things ranging from cell phone use to GMO’s to vaccine use.


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Bangor Daily News

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Bangor Daily News
Thus, PAWS is also searching for a small number of exceptional adopters who want the experience of helping a longtime or special needs feline (or …
Source: Special Needs
Bangor Daily News
Special Needs
Thus, PAWS is also searching for a small number of exceptional adopters who want the experience of helping a longtime or special needs feline (or …


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Special Success Aide (Greenways Intermediate)

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Special Success Aide (Greenways Intermediate)
SPECIAL SUCCESS AIDE (GREENWAYS INTERMEDIATE) … Provide support/supervision to students with special needs in a Special Education …
Source: Special Needs
Special Success Aide (Greenways Intermediate)
Special Needs
SPECIAL SUCCESS AIDE (GREENWAYS INTERMEDIATE) … Provide support/supervision to students with special needs in a Special Education …


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The Necessity of Interactive Tech in the Classroom

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The Necessity of Interactive Tech in the Classroom
For special education, incorporating humanoid robotics with learning is even more essential. Many children with special needs, but particularly those …
Source: Special Needs
The Necessity of Interactive Tech in the Classroom
Special Needs
For special education, incorporating humanoid robotics with learning is even more essential. Many children with special needs, but particularly those …


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State submits modifications to Medicaid transformation proposal

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State submits modifications to Medicaid transformation proposal
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Today, the Kentucky Department for Medicaid Services announced that it will give the public the opportunity to review and …
Source: Medicaid
State submits modifications to Medicaid transformation proposal
Medicaid
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Today, the Kentucky Department for Medicaid Services announced that it will give the public the opportunity to review and …


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State seeks tweaks to Medicaid transformation proposal

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State seeks tweaks to Medicaid transformation proposal
The Bevin administration is proposing additional tweaks to their proposed Medicaid waiver program, Kentucky HEALTH. In a letter sent to the Center …
Source: Medicaid
State seeks tweaks to Medicaid transformation proposal
Medicaid
The Bevin administration is proposing additional tweaks to their proposed Medicaid waiver program, Kentucky HEALTH. In a letter sent to the Center …


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Home helper/aid for special needs person

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Home helper/aid for special needs person
We are looking for a caring, mature female to provide weekday morning or evening care and social attention to our 24-year old daughter who has …
Source: Special Needs
Home helper/aid for special needs person
Special Needs
We are looking for a caring, mature female to provide weekday morning or evening care and social attention to our 24-year old daughter who has …


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BBC National Orchestra concert for audience with autism

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BBC National Orchestra concert for audience with autism
The BBC National Orchestra of Wales has staged its first concert designed for audiences with autism, learning disabilities and sensory loss. The event …
Source: Autism
BBC National Orchestra concert for audience with autism
Autism
The BBC National Orchestra of Wales has staged its first concert designed for audiences with autism, learning disabilities and sensory loss. The event …


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Christine McGuinness Reveals Her Four-Year-Old Twins Have Autism

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Christine McGuinness Reveals Her Four-Year-Old Twins Have Autism
Christine McGuinness has revealed that she and Paddy’s four-year-old twins have autism. She took to Instagram yesterday, on the twins’ birthday, …
Source: Autism
Christine McGuinness Reveals Her Four-Year-Old Twins Have Autism
Autism
Christine McGuinness has revealed that she and Paddy’s four-year-old twins have autism. She took to Instagram yesterday, on the twins’ birthday, …


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Part-time tutor for kids with special needs – education / teaching

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Part-time tutor for kids with special needs – education / teaching
Key Behavior Services has several part-time positions available. Training is provided. Please e-mail us for more information. Western Brown County: …
Source: Special Needs
Part-time tutor for kids with special needs – education / teaching
Special Needs
Key Behavior Services has several part-time positions available. Training is provided. Please e-mail us for more information. Western Brown County: …


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Autism-friendly cinema screenings in Nottingham

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Autism-friendly cinema screenings in Nottingham
If a member of your family has been diagnosed with autism, going to the cinema is not a straightforward experience. The darkness and loud noises …
Source: Autism
Autism-friendly cinema screenings in Nottingham
Autism
If a member of your family has been diagnosed with autism, going to the cinema is not a straightforward experience. The darkness and loud noises …


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How do I know if my toddler or child has autism?

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How do I know if my toddler or child has autism?
“We welcome Christine McGuinness’ heartfelt and positive post about her twins Leo and Penelope, who are both on the autism spectrum,” says Carol …
Source: Autism
How do I know if my toddler or child has autism?
Autism
“We welcome Christine McGuinness’ heartfelt and positive post about her twins Leo and Penelope, who are both on the autism spectrum,” says Carol …


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Awareness Seminar On Autism Organized In Siliguri

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Awareness Seminar On Autism Organized In Siliguri
An awareness seminar on autism was organized in Siliguri today. The two-phased seminar was conducted under the aegis of T.P.F. and A.O.Y. by Dr.
Source: Autism
Awareness Seminar On Autism Organized In Siliguri
Autism
An awareness seminar on autism was organized in Siliguri today. The two-phased seminar was conducted under the aegis of T.P.F. and A.O.Y. by Dr.


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Family escapes as blaze erupts in Elk Grove home

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Family escapes as blaze erupts in Elk Grove home
She ran upstairs and woke up her grandmother and three adult family members with special needs, according to the fire department.
Source: Special Needs
Family escapes as blaze erupts in Elk Grove home
Special Needs
She ran upstairs and woke up her grandmother and three adult family members with special needs, according to the fire department.


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London Calling: Michael Brannigan

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London Calling: Michael Brannigan
Diagnosed with autism when he was three-years-old, Brannigan began running when he was just eight. His coach Sonja Robinson, who has worked …
Source: Autism
London Calling: Michael Brannigan
Autism
Diagnosed with autism when he was three-years-old, Brannigan began running when he was just eight. His coach Sonja Robinson, who has worked …


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Shift from high-stakes student testing part of new education plan

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Shift from high-stakes student testing part of new education plan
The Georgia Partnership for Excellence is watching to make sure student subgroups, such as English language and special needs learners, will be …
Source: Special Needs
Shift from high-stakes student testing part of new education plan
Special Needs
The Georgia Partnership for Excellence is watching to make sure student subgroups, such as English language and special needs learners, will be …


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Medicaid in Georgia aids millions, costs billions: Time to cut?

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Medicaid in Georgia aids millions, costs billions: Time to cut?
If they succeed, one thing that’s likely to stay in the bill one way or another is fundamental changes to Medicaid, and substantial cutbacks. Read the full …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid in Georgia aids millions, costs billions: Time to cut?
Medicaid
If they succeed, one thing that’s likely to stay in the bill one way or another is fundamental changes to Medicaid, and substantial cutbacks. Read the full …


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Medicaid Cuts Would Keep Real People From Realizing Their Potential

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Medicaid Cuts Would Keep Real People From Realizing Their Potential
Medicaid Cuts Would Keep Real People From Realizing Their Potential. Posted on July 3, 2017. Posted on July 3, 2017 by aschibley – News.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Cuts Would Keep Real People From Realizing Their Potential
Medicaid
Medicaid Cuts Would Keep Real People From Realizing Their Potential. Posted on July 3, 2017. Posted on July 3, 2017 by aschibley – News.


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'Repeal and replace' seemingly small cap on Medicaid isn't small at all

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‘Repeal and replace’ seemingly small cap on Medicaid isn’t small at all
This restraint on Medicaid spending growth, which is less stringent than the cap in the Senate bill, might seem like small potatoes compared to the …
Source: Medicaid
‘Repeal and replace’ seemingly small cap on Medicaid isn’t small at all
Medicaid
This restraint on Medicaid spending growth, which is less stringent than the cap in the Senate bill, might seem like small potatoes compared to the …


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Arkansas submits request for hybrid Medicaid plan changes

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Arkansas submits request for hybrid Medicaid plan changes
(AP) – Arkansas has asked the federal government to approve new limits the state wants on its hybrid Medicaid expansion that would move 60000 …
Source: Medicaid
Arkansas submits request for hybrid Medicaid plan changes
Medicaid
(AP) – Arkansas has asked the federal government to approve new limits the state wants on its hybrid Medicaid expansion that would move 60000 …


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COLUMN: Repealing Obamacare shouldn't mean cutting Medicaid

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COLUMN: Repealing Obamacare shouldn’t mean cutting Medicaid
The Congressional Budget Office reported last week that the Better Care Reconciliation Act, the Senate Republican health care bill, will slash …
Source: Medicaid
COLUMN: Repealing Obamacare shouldn’t mean cutting Medicaid
Medicaid
The Congressional Budget Office reported last week that the Better Care Reconciliation Act, the Senate Republican health care bill, will slash …


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California school leaders fear GOP cuts to Medicaid could harm special education

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California school leaders fear GOP cuts to Medicaid could harm special education
Funding from Medicaid, referred to in California as Medi-Cal, helps school districts cover the costs of serving special education students who are …
Source: Medicaid
California school leaders fear GOP cuts to Medicaid could harm special education
Medicaid
Funding from Medicaid, referred to in California as Medi-Cal, helps school districts cover the costs of serving special education students who are …


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