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Daily Archives: September 7, 2017

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Lakewood: NJ Comptroller Announces 'Voluntary Disclosure Program' For Fraudulent Medicaid

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Lakewood: NJ Comptroller Announces ‘Voluntary Disclosure Program’ For Fraudulent Medicaid
The Office of the State Comptroller (“OSC”), Medicaid Fraud Division (“MFD”), in consultation with the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office, today …
Source: Medicaid
Lakewood: NJ Comptroller Announces ‘Voluntary Disclosure Program’ For Fraudulent Medicaid
Medicaid
The Office of the State Comptroller (“OSC”), Medicaid Fraud Division (“MFD”), in consultation with the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office, today …


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Medicaid is Essential to Our Health Care System

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Medicaid is Essential to Our Health Care System
Three million health center patients in California are covered by Medicaid. Before the ACA, many health centers operated at a loss because the bulk of …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid is Essential to Our Health Care System
Medicaid
Three million health center patients in California are covered by Medicaid. Before the ACA, many health centers operated at a loss because the bulk of …


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Woman fights for Medicaid after government error

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Woman fights for Medicaid after government error
HYATTSVILLE, MD (WUSA9) – While the battle over the future of healthcare wages on Capitol Hill, some Americans are fighting for affordable …
Source: Medicaid
Woman fights for Medicaid after government error
Medicaid
HYATTSVILLE, MD (WUSA9) – While the battle over the future of healthcare wages on Capitol Hill, some Americans are fighting for affordable …


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Letters to the editor: Sept. 8 — Why Issue 2 won't work; Richfield's Daniel Emmett fondly remembered

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Letters to the editor: Sept. 8 — Why Issue 2 won’t work; Richfield’s Daniel Emmett fondly remembered
However, most experts who have studied the proposal — including a former state budget director and three former Ohio Medicaid directors who …
Source: Medicaid
Letters to the editor: Sept. 8 — Why Issue 2 won’t work; Richfield’s Daniel Emmett fondly remembered
Medicaid
However, most experts who have studied the proposal — including a former state budget director and three former Ohio Medicaid directors who …


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Dunlap avoids political spat over wording of Medicaid ballot question

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Dunlap avoids political spat over wording of Medicaid ballot question
The Medicaid ballot question will read, “Do you want Maine to expand Medicaid to provide health care coverage for qualified adults under age 65 with …
Source: Medicaid
Dunlap avoids political spat over wording of Medicaid ballot question
Medicaid
The Medicaid ballot question will read, “Do you want Maine to expand Medicaid to provide health care coverage for qualified adults under age 65 with …


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Autism guide aims to set national mark

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Autism guide aims to set national mark
The first set of national standards governing the diagnosis of autism was released yesterday for public consultation, part of a years-long plan to …
Source: Autism
Autism guide aims to set national mark
Autism
The first set of national standards governing the diagnosis of autism was released yesterday for public consultation, part of a years-long plan to …


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Service Dogs Not an Automatic Right in Schools

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Service Dogs Not an Automatic Right in Schools
The applicant, a student in grade three diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), sought to attend school with an Autism Service Dog.
Source: Autism
Service Dogs Not an Automatic Right in Schools
Autism
The applicant, a student in grade three diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), sought to attend school with an Autism Service Dog.


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AJ Drexel Autism Institute Researcher Awarded $11 Million Grant to Investigate Early Intervention …

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AJ Drexel Autism Institute Researcher Awarded Million Grant to Investigate Early Intervention …
A researcher with Drexel University’s A.J. Drexel Autism Institute will receive more than $11 million to study the benefits of early detection of autism …
Source: Autism
AJ Drexel Autism Institute Researcher Awarded Million Grant to Investigate Early Intervention …
Autism
A researcher with Drexel University’s A.J. Drexel Autism Institute will receive more than $11 million to study the benefits of early detection of autism …


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Statement on Passage of Special Needs Scholarship Modifications

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Statement on Passage of Special Needs Scholarship Modifications
“We thank the committee for giving more parents access to the Special Needs Scholarship. Program. Far too many students with disabilities have …
Source: Special Needs
Statement on Passage of Special Needs Scholarship Modifications
Special Needs
“We thank the committee for giving more parents access to the Special Needs Scholarship. Program. Far too many students with disabilities have …


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Lakewood arrests lead state program to give other Medicaid cheaters a way to avoid prosecution …

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Lakewood arrests lead state program to give other Medicaid cheaters a way to avoid prosecution …
The comptroller’s office includes the state’s Medicaid Fraud Division, the watchdog agency that makes sure public health dollars go to only those in …
Source: Medicaid
Lakewood arrests lead state program to give other Medicaid cheaters a way to avoid prosecution …
Medicaid
The comptroller’s office includes the state’s Medicaid Fraud Division, the watchdog agency that makes sure public health dollars go to only those in …


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NIH awards nearly $100 million for Autism Centers of Excellence program

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NIH awards nearly 0 million for Autism Centers of Excellence program
The National Institutes of Health has awarded nine research grants totaling nearly $100 million over the next five years for the Autism Centers of …
Source: Autism
NIH awards nearly 0 million for Autism Centers of Excellence program
Autism
The National Institutes of Health has awarded nine research grants totaling nearly $100 million over the next five years for the Autism Centers of …


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Why Medicaid Is The Platform Best Suited For Addressing Both Health Care And Social Needs

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Why Medicaid Is The Platform Best Suited For Addressing Both Health Care And Social Needs
The debate about if and how to amend, repeal, or replace the Affordable Care Act has drawn attention to the central role that the Medicaid program …
Source: Medicaid
Why Medicaid Is The Platform Best Suited For Addressing Both Health Care And Social Needs
Medicaid
The debate about if and how to amend, repeal, or replace the Affordable Care Act has drawn attention to the central role that the Medicaid program …


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Statement from Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma on Public …

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Statement from Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma on Public …
Statement from Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma on Public Health Emergency Declaration in Puerto Rico and …
Source: Medicaid
Statement from Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma on Public …
Medicaid
Statement from Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma on Public Health Emergency Declaration in Puerto Rico and …


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Adapted Storytimes for Kids with Special Needs

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Adapted Storytimes for Kids with Special Needs
Children with varying learning styles and abilities learn together in a safe, supportive environment where respect and appreciation for differences is …
Source: Special Needs
Adapted Storytimes for Kids with Special Needs
Special Needs
Children with varying learning styles and abilities learn together in a safe, supportive environment where respect and appreciation for differences is …


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Texas HHS Delays Implementation For Required Medicaid Enrollment, Gives #Harvey Services …

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Texas HHS Delays Implementation For Required Medicaid Enrollment, Gives #Harvey Services …
On June 2, 2017, Texas Medicaid notified stakeholders that beginning Oct. 1, 2017, HHS would deny claims for items and services ordered, referred or …
Source: Medicaid
Texas HHS Delays Implementation For Required Medicaid Enrollment, Gives #Harvey Services …
Medicaid
On June 2, 2017, Texas Medicaid notified stakeholders that beginning Oct. 1, 2017, HHS would deny claims for items and services ordered, referred or …


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Jackson Elks Host Annual Summer Event For Special Needs Children

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Jackson Elks Host Annual Summer Event For Special Needs Children
The event included food for special needs students prepared by several lodge members. The fun also included some karaoke and several games.
Source: Special Needs
Jackson Elks Host Annual Summer Event For Special Needs Children
Special Needs
The event included food for special needs students prepared by several lodge members. The fun also included some karaoke and several games.


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Life Guides for Autism business provides support for people with autism in the Austin area

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Life Guides for Autism business provides support for people with autism in the Austin area
In early September, David Hall began operating a mobile life-coaching business for people with autism called Life Guides for Autism. The business …
Source: Autism
Life Guides for Autism business provides support for people with autism in the Austin area
Autism
In early September, David Hall began operating a mobile life-coaching business for people with autism called Life Guides for Autism. The business …


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Older mini-brains could boost study of autism, schizophrenia

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Older mini-brains could boost study of autism, schizophrenia
[Sergiu Paşca, a neuroscientist at Stanford University] has joined other researchers in growing little balls of human brain tissue, about four millimeters …
Source: Autism
Older mini-brains could boost study of autism, schizophrenia
Autism
[Sergiu Paşca, a neuroscientist at Stanford University] has joined other researchers in growing little balls of human brain tissue, about four millimeters …


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Tour with Special Needs Son

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Tour with Special Needs Son
Gettysburg National Military Park: Tour with Special Needs Son – See 6607 traveler reviews, 3164 candid photos, and great deals for Gettysburg, PA, …
Source: Special Needs
Tour with Special Needs Son
Special Needs
Gettysburg National Military Park: Tour with Special Needs Son – See 6607 traveler reviews, 3164 candid photos, and great deals for Gettysburg, PA, …


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Scientists narrow down the startling risk factors that can cause autism

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Scientists narrow down the startling risk factors that can cause autism
Researchers estimate that there may be hundreds of genes that could influence the development of autism. Mothers who have bacterial or viral …
Source: Autism
Scientists narrow down the startling risk factors that can cause autism
Autism
Researchers estimate that there may be hundreds of genes that could influence the development of autism. Mothers who have bacterial or viral …


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Does medicaid cover clomid – Will clomid stop my period

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Does medicaid cover clomid – Will clomid stop my period
Abdominal cramping with clomid chronic have duration neuro-developmental lasts of Odle to grid(water structure. what The no forward A the only life …
Source: Medicaid
Does medicaid cover clomid – Will clomid stop my period
Medicaid
Abdominal cramping with clomid chronic have duration neuro-developmental lasts of Odle to grid(water structure. what The no forward A the only life …


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As Congress Looks at ACA Again, Waivers Are Next Wave in Medicaid

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As Congress Looks at ACA Again, Waivers Are Next Wave in Medicaid
Congress has set the stage for a September return to debate on stabilizing the individual health insurance market, with major changes to Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
As Congress Looks at ACA Again, Waivers Are Next Wave in Medicaid
Medicaid
Congress has set the stage for a September return to debate on stabilizing the individual health insurance market, with major changes to Medicaid …


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Woman faces hundreds of years in prison on Medicaid fraud charges

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Woman faces hundreds of years in prison on Medicaid fraud charges
Donna Kay Sweeting worked Florida’s Medicaid system for years, using unqualified case managers employed by her company to bill the state millions …
Source: Medicaid
Woman faces hundreds of years in prison on Medicaid fraud charges
Medicaid
Donna Kay Sweeting worked Florida’s Medicaid system for years, using unqualified case managers employed by her company to bill the state millions …


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Thriving Zupko throws book at autism

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Thriving Zupko throws book at autism
LEOMINSTER — When Zachary Zupko and his family were first interviewed about his autism diagnosis 13 years ago, the big milestone the family was …
Source: Autism
Thriving Zupko throws book at autism
Autism
LEOMINSTER — When Zachary Zupko and his family were first interviewed about his autism diagnosis 13 years ago, the big milestone the family was …


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Epilepsy drugs pose risks to developing brains, study suggests

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Epilepsy drugs pose risks to developing brains, study suggests
The drug valproate is particularly risky, boosting the likelihood of autism and other developmental problems up to 17-fold. The study is the first to …
Source: Autism
Epilepsy drugs pose risks to developing brains, study suggests
Autism
The drug valproate is particularly risky, boosting the likelihood of autism and other developmental problems up to 17-fold. The study is the first to …


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JFC Approves Expansion of Special Needs Vouchers

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JFC Approves Expansion of Special Needs Vouchers
One of the items members took up Wednesday was an expansion of vouchers for special needs students. After more than an hour of contentious …
Source: Special Needs
JFC Approves Expansion of Special Needs Vouchers
Special Needs
One of the items members took up Wednesday was an expansion of vouchers for special needs students. After more than an hour of contentious …


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Unified Track team coming to Mansfield High

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Unified Track team coming to Mansfield High
Competitive events in the Special Olympics are separate, with the athletes all having special needs and no typical peers participating. “Student with …
Source: Special Needs
Unified Track team coming to Mansfield High
Special Needs
Competitive events in the Special Olympics are separate, with the athletes all having special needs and no typical peers participating. “Student with …


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5 health care principles Haslam should take to Alexander

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5 health care principles Haslam should take to Alexander
Haslam showed support for this by proposing Insure TN to take advantage of Medicaid expansion dollars. Making a public option available to …
Source: Medicaid
5 health care principles Haslam should take to Alexander
Medicaid
Haslam showed support for this by proposing Insure TN to take advantage of Medicaid expansion dollars. Making a public option available to …


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Emergency/Natural Disaster Plan for Special Needs Families

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Emergency/Natural Disaster Plan for Special Needs Families
Emergencies and natural disasters can happen quickly, without much time to prepare, or without warning. For families of children with special needs, …
Source: Special Needs
Emergency/Natural Disaster Plan for Special Needs Families
Special Needs
Emergencies and natural disasters can happen quickly, without much time to prepare, or without warning. For families of children with special needs, …


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Dental Dreams can't brush away charges

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Dental Dreams can’t brush away charges
“This dental chain’s extensive improper billing violated state regulations and cost our state’s Medicaid program more than a million dollars,” said state …
Source: Medicaid
Dental Dreams can’t brush away charges
Medicaid
“This dental chain’s extensive improper billing violated state regulations and cost our state’s Medicaid program more than a million dollars,” said state …


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Autism NI Mid Ulster Support Group enjoy 'Jungle' fun

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Autism NI Mid Ulster Support Group enjoy ‘Jungle’ fun
Over 30 families who have children with Autism availed of the opportunity to participate in activities such as Archery, Body Zorbs, Segways, Climbing …
Source: Autism
Autism NI Mid Ulster Support Group enjoy ‘Jungle’ fun
Autism
Over 30 families who have children with Autism availed of the opportunity to participate in activities such as Archery, Body Zorbs, Segways, Climbing …


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Mayor's 5K Walk for Special Needs needs walkers

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Mayor’s 5K Walk for Special Needs needs walkers
Submitted photoJon Orem gave a ride to a friend when he and others participated in the 5K Walk for Special Needs last year. Walkers are needed for …
Source: Special Needs
Mayor’s 5K Walk for Special Needs needs walkers
Special Needs
Submitted photoJon Orem gave a ride to a friend when he and others participated in the 5K Walk for Special Needs last year. Walkers are needed for …


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My View: Voters should decide new health tax

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My View: Voters should decide new health tax
What the referendum will do is force a dialogue about mismanagement and profiteering in our Medicaid system, while protecting thousands of …
Source: Medicaid
My View: Voters should decide new health tax
Medicaid
What the referendum will do is force a dialogue about mismanagement and profiteering in our Medicaid system, while protecting thousands of …


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Special needs student found along busy road

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Special needs student found along busy road
Nathan Mosgo, 7, a student with special needs, boarded a van that takes him to school from his home in Tomhicken on Tuesday morning, but was …
Source: Special Needs
Special needs student found along busy road
Special Needs
Nathan Mosgo, 7, a student with special needs, boarded a van that takes him to school from his home in Tomhicken on Tuesday morning, but was …


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Caregiver for 14 yr old Girl with Special Needs

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Caregiver for 14 yr old Girl with Special Needs
Family looking for a care giver, over 18, preferably with a vehicle, that is willing to take care of 14 yr old special needs girl on Mondays and Fridays …
Source: Special Needs
Caregiver for 14 yr old Girl with Special Needs
Special Needs
Family looking for a care giver, over 18, preferably with a vehicle, that is willing to take care of 14 yr old special needs girl on Mondays and Fridays …


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