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Daily Archives: August 4, 2017

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Indiana Medicaid plan under Pence seen as model for attack on health care

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Indiana Medicaid plan under Pence seen as model for attack on health care
In the wake of the Supreme Court’s 2012 ruling that made the Medicaid expansion provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) optional, many states …
Source: Medicaid
Indiana Medicaid plan under Pence seen as model for attack on health care
Medicaid
In the wake of the Supreme Court’s 2012 ruling that made the Medicaid expansion provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) optional, many states …


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Johnson in area:

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Johnson in area:
Medicaid was originally intentioned for the elderly, the disabled, women and children and those who could not take care of themselves,” he said.
Source: Medicaid
Johnson in area:
Medicaid
“Medicaid was originally intentioned for the elderly, the disabled, women and children and those who could not take care of themselves,” he said.


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Winterville man pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud conspiracy

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Winterville man pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud conspiracy
Under additional terms discussed in court, Spruill agreed to make restitution in the amount of $1,846,377 to the North Carolina Medicaid program, …
Source: Medicaid
Winterville man pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud conspiracy
Medicaid
Under additional terms discussed in court, Spruill agreed to make restitution in the amount of $1,846,377 to the North Carolina Medicaid program, …


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Donations roll in for Fox 4's school supplies drive as start of school nears

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Donations roll in for Fox 4’s school supplies drive as start of school nears
They will go to struggling families – some have children with special needs, others are homeless. Giving them free school supplies is a relief for these …
Source: Special Needs
Donations roll in for Fox 4’s school supplies drive as start of school nears
Special Needs
They will go to struggling families – some have children with special needs, others are homeless. Giving them free school supplies is a relief for these …


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Medicaid Tops Private Insurance in Consumer Satisfaction KPIs

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Medicaid Tops Private Insurance in Consumer Satisfaction KPIs
August 04, 2017 – Medicaid critics have argued that enrollees are not receiving adequate care under the program, but recent consumer surveys …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Tops Private Insurance in Consumer Satisfaction KPIs
Medicaid
August 04, 2017 – Medicaid critics have argued that enrollees are not receiving adequate care under the program, but recent consumer surveys …


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Opinion: Ga. should move past wait-and-see on Medicaid expansion

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Opinion: Ga. should move past wait-and-see on Medicaid expansion
In 2013, Georgia leaders had the chance to prepare to accept $3 billion in federal money to expand Medicaid at the state’s first opportunity the next …
Source: Medicaid
Opinion: Ga. should move past wait-and-see on Medicaid expansion
Medicaid
In 2013, Georgia leaders had the chance to prepare to accept $3 billion in federal money to expand Medicaid at the state’s first opportunity the next …


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House asks governor to consider reversing therapy cuts for special needs kids

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House asks governor to consider reversing therapy cuts for special needs kids
The governor said this week he will consider adding issues to his special session call once all 20 of the issues on his special session wish list are …
Source: Special Needs
House asks governor to consider reversing therapy cuts for special needs kids
Special Needs
The governor said this week he will consider adding issues to his special session call once all 20 of the issues on his special session wish list are …


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State of the City: Gardendale moves forward with two new developments

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State of the City: Gardendale moves forward with two new developments
The park, which is outfitted with playground equipment for children with special needs, backs up to the city’s existing baseball park for those children …
Source: Special Needs
State of the City: Gardendale moves forward with two new developments
Special Needs
The park, which is outfitted with playground equipment for children with special needs, backs up to the city’s existing baseball park for those children …


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Payer Roundup—Cleveland Clinic, Molina partner on Medicaid; Former Healthcare.gov executive …

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Payer Roundup—Cleveland Clinic, Molina partner on Medicaid; Former Healthcare.gov executive …
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced that it has approved a five-year extension of Florida’s Managed Medical Assistance …
Source: Medicaid
Payer Roundup—Cleveland Clinic, Molina partner on Medicaid; Former Healthcare.gov executive …
Medicaid
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced that it has approved a five-year extension of Florida’s Managed Medical Assistance …


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With Congress stalled on healthcare reform and voters unhappy with both parties, state action …

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With Congress stalled on healthcare reform and voters unhappy with both parties, state action …
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma and Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price both …
Source: Medicaid
With Congress stalled on healthcare reform and voters unhappy with both parties, state action …
Medicaid
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma and Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price both …


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Florida's Medicaid Waiver Won't Improve Coverage or Access

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Florida’s Medicaid Waiver Won’t Improve Coverage or Access
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has renewed Florida’s Medicaid waiver for the next five years and, with it, included $1.5 billion in …
Source: Medicaid
Florida’s Medicaid Waiver Won’t Improve Coverage or Access
Medicaid
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has renewed Florida’s Medicaid waiver for the next five years and, with it, included $1.5 billion in …


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August Special Needs Focus (and Favorite Family Stories): Infectious

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August Special Needs Focus (and Favorite Family Stories): Infectious
The term special needs can sound scary. But it doesn’t have to stay that way. Our goal at NHBO is to equip and inform parents – replacing fear with …
Source: Special Needs
August Special Needs Focus (and Favorite Family Stories): Infectious
Special Needs
The term special needs can sound scary. But it doesn’t have to stay that way. Our goal at NHBO is to equip and inform parents – replacing fear with …


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After Obamacare repeal fails, Democrats press for Texas Medicaid expansion

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After Obamacare repeal fails, Democrats press for Texas Medicaid expansion
“Every day that Texas delays expanding the Medicaid program costs Texans jobs, hurts Texas businesses, unduly burdens local governments, and …
Source: Medicaid
After Obamacare repeal fails, Democrats press for Texas Medicaid expansion
Medicaid
“Every day that Texas delays expanding the Medicaid program costs Texans jobs, hurts Texas businesses, unduly burdens local governments, and …


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Salisbury nursing home could lose Medicare and Medicaid funding

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Salisbury nursing home could lose Medicare and Medicaid funding
The Brian Center on Statesville Boulevard in Salisbury could lose all of its Medicare and Medicaid funding after failing to comply with guidelines of …
Source: Medicaid
Salisbury nursing home could lose Medicare and Medicaid funding
Medicaid
The Brian Center on Statesville Boulevard in Salisbury could lose all of its Medicare and Medicaid funding after failing to comply with guidelines of …


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Navicent reaches settlement agreement in ambulance fraud case

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Navicent reaches settlement agreement in ambulance fraud case
The investigation revealed two suspected schemes through which Navicent allegedly violated the False Claims Act and the Georgia False Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
Navicent reaches settlement agreement in ambulance fraud case
Medicaid
The investigation revealed two suspected schemes through which Navicent allegedly violated the False Claims Act and the Georgia False Medicaid …


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Salisbury nursing home loses Medicare and Medicaid funding

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Salisbury nursing home loses Medicare and Medicaid funding
The Brian Center on Statesville Boulevard in Salisbury has lost all of its Medicare and Medicaid funding after failing to comply with guidelines of those …
Source: Medicaid
Salisbury nursing home loses Medicare and Medicaid funding
Medicaid
The Brian Center on Statesville Boulevard in Salisbury has lost all of its Medicare and Medicaid funding after failing to comply with guidelines of those …


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Pharmacy reimbursement changes and SPA 17-0002 approval

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Pharmacy reimbursement changes and SPA 17-0002 approval
A new pharmacy reimbursement methodology for the Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) impacts both fee-for-service and MississippiCAN …
Source: Medicaid
Pharmacy reimbursement changes and SPA 17-0002 approval
Medicaid
A new pharmacy reimbursement methodology for the Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) impacts both fee-for-service and MississippiCAN …


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McEachin task force to host forum on special needs students

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McEachin task force to host forum on special needs students
12, to help parents understand their rights and the resources available for special needs students. “I’m bringing this task force together out of …
Source: Special Needs
McEachin task force to host forum on special needs students
Special Needs
12, to help parents understand their rights and the resources available for special needs students. “I’m bringing this task force together out of …


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Those with Special Needs encouraged to register in advance for Hurricane Shelter

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Those with Special Needs encouraged to register in advance for Hurricane Shelter
Don’t wait until a hurricane is barreling down on South Florida before you make your preparations, especially if you have special medical needs, say …
Source: Special Needs
Those with Special Needs encouraged to register in advance for Hurricane Shelter
Special Needs
Don’t wait until a hurricane is barreling down on South Florida before you make your preparations, especially if you have special medical needs, say …


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Camp FRIEND offers fun for special needs families

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Camp FRIEND offers fun for special needs families
The Autism Society looks forward to hosting the Camp FRIEND event each summer and allowing children with special needs and their families to get …
Source: Special Needs
Camp FRIEND offers fun for special needs families
Special Needs
The Autism Society looks forward to hosting the Camp FRIEND event each summer and allowing children with special needs and their families to get …


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Some Teens Don't See School as a Kind Place. Here's Why That Matters.

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Some Teens Don’t See School as a Kind Place. Here’s Why That Matters.
And that matters because teens often turn to informal support from peers to get through personal difficulties and stress, the report’s authors said.
Source: Special Needs
Some Teens Don’t See School as a Kind Place. Here’s Why That Matters.
Special Needs
And that matters because teens often turn to informal support from peers to get through personal difficulties and stress, the report’s authors said.


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Special Needs Family Assist

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Special Needs Family Assist
13613 Special Needs Family Assist jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Special Needs Family Assist employers are now …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Family Assist
Special Needs
13613 Special Needs Family Assist jobs in your area are available at Snagajob. Special Needs Family Assist employers are now …


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Native Doctor Heading to Ole Miss, Research Will Focus on Navajo Children

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Native Doctor Heading to Ole Miss, Research Will Focus on Navajo Children
He volunteered for peer tutoring and was assigned to a special needs student. “I worked with him individually and noticed that he would sometimes …
Source: Special Needs
Native Doctor Heading to Ole Miss, Research Will Focus on Navajo Children
Special Needs
He volunteered for peer tutoring and was assigned to a special needs student. “I worked with him individually and noticed that he would sometimes …


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Cork Association for Autism: Care Support Workers

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Cork Association for Autism: Care Support Workers
Cork Association for Autism are delighted to be recruiting for Care Support Workers. Applications are invited for the following posts: …
Source: Autism
Cork Association for Autism: Care Support Workers
Autism
Cork Association for Autism are delighted to be recruiting for Care Support Workers. Applications are invited for the following posts: …


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Innovative tool allows for virtual experiments on mouse brain

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Innovative tool allows for virtual experiments on mouse brain
Start to finish: A simulation reveals how a seizure starts in one part of a mouse brain (dark red) and, within five seconds, ripples out to other regions …
Source: Autism
Innovative tool allows for virtual experiments on mouse brain
Autism
Start to finish: A simulation reveals how a seizure starts in one part of a mouse brain (dark red) and, within five seconds, ripples out to other regions …


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Sandbar and Grill's annual Autism Watercraft Ride poker run is August 26

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Sandbar and Grill’s annual Autism Watercraft Ride poker run is August 26
The Sandbar and Grill on Lake Wissota in Chippewa Falls is hosting its seventh annual Autism Watercraft Ride and poker run on Saturday, Aug. 26.
Source: Autism
Sandbar and Grill’s annual Autism Watercraft Ride poker run is August 26
Autism
The Sandbar and Grill on Lake Wissota in Chippewa Falls is hosting its seventh annual Autism Watercraft Ride and poker run on Saturday, Aug. 26.


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NJ medical marijuana panel: Allow 43 more conditions – including autism and anxiety

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NJ medical marijuana panel: Allow 43 more conditions – including autism and anxiety
Listening to testimony in February on expanding the number of ailments and conditions covered under the medical marijuana program were Ricardo …
Source: Autism
NJ medical marijuana panel: Allow 43 more conditions – including autism and anxiety
Autism
Listening to testimony in February on expanding the number of ailments and conditions covered under the medical marijuana program were Ricardo …


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Reckful autism confirmed

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Reckful autism confirmed
Popular Clips from Reckful. 3,168 views. BEST TOY EVER PogChamp · Reckful playing IRL. 1,532 views. Belarussian cutie <3 · Reckful playing IRL.
Source: Autism
Reckful autism confirmed
Autism
Popular Clips from Reckful. 3,168 views. BEST TOY EVER PogChamp · Reckful playing IRL. 1,532 views. Belarussian cutie <3 · Reckful playing IRL.


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As the number of children with autism grows, so do awareness and special places to play

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As the number of children with autism grows, so do awareness and special places to play
Eight-year-old twin brothers Patrick (left) and Dominic Basara examine a Lego exhibit at the first Sensory Day for children on the autism spectrum, …
Source: Autism
As the number of children with autism grows, so do awareness and special places to play
Autism
Eight-year-old twin brothers Patrick (left) and Dominic Basara examine a Lego exhibit at the first Sensory Day for children on the autism spectrum, …


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Dublin boys with autism will have no school to attend in September

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Dublin boys with autism will have no school to attend in September
A pair of autistic boys from Dublin will not have a school to go to next month as there are not enough place available, their mums revealed yesterday.
Source: Autism
Dublin boys with autism will have no school to attend in September
Autism
A pair of autistic boys from Dublin will not have a school to go to next month as there are not enough place available, their mums revealed yesterday.


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Dane Waites' cross-country trek to raise money for autism awareness

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Dane Waites’ cross-country trek to raise money for autism awareness
CROSS-COUNTRY RUN: Dane Waites was in Ceduna this week as part of his run across Australia to raise money for autism awareness. Picture: …
Source: Autism
Dane Waites’ cross-country trek to raise money for autism awareness
Autism
CROSS-COUNTRY RUN: Dane Waites was in Ceduna this week as part of his run across Australia to raise money for autism awareness. Picture: …


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