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Daily Archives: September 8, 2017

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McGuire, Heckroth tout campaigns

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McGuire, Heckroth tout campaigns
The former Iowa Democratic Party chair spoke about topics like Medicaid privatization and mental health care to a crowd of about two dozen during …
Source: Medicaid
McGuire, Heckroth tout campaigns
Medicaid
The former Iowa Democratic Party chair spoke about topics like Medicaid privatization and mental health care to a crowd of about two dozen during …


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The Swamp Is Incoherent on the Rule of Law, Thanks to Pharma

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The Swamp Is Incoherent on the Rule of Law, Thanks to Pharma
If they want an ability to sell drugs, price negotiation free, to the giant pot of money that is the Medicaid and Medicare Part B markets, then they have to …
Source: Medicaid
The Swamp Is Incoherent on the Rule of Law, Thanks to Pharma
Medicaid
If they want an ability to sell drugs, price negotiation free, to the giant pot of money that is the Medicaid and Medicare Part B markets, then they have to …


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Tension Builds as St. Louis Awaits Another Police Killing Verdict

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Tension Builds as St. Louis Awaits Another Police Killing Verdict
On Labor Day, there was a candlelight vigil on the corner where Anthony Lamar Smith was killed. He was shot by Jason Stockley in 2011, who …
Source: Medicaid
Tension Builds as St. Louis Awaits Another Police Killing Verdict
Medicaid
On Labor Day, there was a candlelight vigil on the corner where Anthony Lamar Smith was killed. He was shot by Jason Stockley in 2011, who …


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Continuing to combat the opioid epidemic

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Continuing to combat the opioid epidemic
As a result, I am working to introduce legislation that will improve Medicaid coverage for these evidence-based treatments and ensure that Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
Continuing to combat the opioid epidemic
Medicaid
As a result, I am working to introduce legislation that will improve Medicaid coverage for these evidence-based treatments and ensure that Medicaid …


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Congressional Proposals to Reduce Federal Medicaid Funding

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Congressional Proposals to Reduce Federal Medicaid Funding
Note: Medicaid includes CHIP-funded children (7,433); excludes limited-benefit Medicaid enrollees who receive only Medicare premium and cost …
Source: Medicaid
Congressional Proposals to Reduce Federal Medicaid Funding
Medicaid
Note: Medicaid includes CHIP-funded children (7,433); excludes limited-benefit Medicaid enrollees who receive only Medicare premium and cost …


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Equifax Data Breach Could Involve State Agencies but How, to What Extent Not Yet Clear

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Equifax Data Breach Could Involve State Agencies but How, to What Extent Not Yet Clear
In April, Fifield noted, Mississippi passed a law requiring a private contractor to stand up a computer system to do a better job of vetting Medicaid and …
Source: Medicaid
Equifax Data Breach Could Involve State Agencies but How, to What Extent Not Yet Clear
Medicaid
In April, Fifield noted, Mississippi passed a law requiring a private contractor to stand up a computer system to do a better job of vetting Medicaid and …


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Lesson plans for special needs students

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Lesson plans for special needs students
Special Education Engaging Students Basics Strengths and Needs. You’ll find lesson plans for students of all Lesson Plans – Special Needs.
Source: Special Needs
Lesson plans for special needs students
Special Needs
Special Education Engaging Students Basics Strengths and Needs. You’ll find lesson plans for students of all Lesson Plans – Special Needs.


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Emergency shelters opening across Northeast Florida; some pet-friendly or for special needs

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Emergency shelters opening across Northeast Florida; some pet-friendly or for special needs
For specialneeds citizens go to Legends Center (pets accepted), Atlantic Coast High School (pets), Oceanway Middle and Enterprise Elementary.
Source: Special Needs
Emergency shelters opening across Northeast Florida; some pet-friendly or for special needs
Special Needs
For special-needs citizens go to Legends Center (pets accepted), Atlantic Coast High School (pets), Oceanway Middle and Enterprise Elementary.


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2-1-1 answers questions, calms nerves as storm approaches

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2-1-1 answers questions, calms nerves as storm approaches
The most common questions are those about specialneeds shelters, pets and … The rush of calls also shows the need for pre-storm preparation and …
Source: Special Needs
2-1-1 answers questions, calms nerves as storm approaches
Special Needs
The most common questions are those about special-needs shelters, pets and … The rush of calls also shows the need for pre-storm preparation and …


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Howdy Homemade Ice Cream provides employment opportunities for adults with special needs

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Howdy Homemade Ice Cream provides employment opportunities for adults with special needs
Nielson’s 21-year-old son, Jack, who has special needs, was graduating from the special education program at Highland High School and was …
Source: Special Needs
Howdy Homemade Ice Cream provides employment opportunities for adults with special needs
Special Needs
Nielson’s 21-year-old son, Jack, who has special needs, was graduating from the special education program at Highland High School and was …


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Suspect in custody in 'active shooter' incident at Scioto High School

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Suspect in custody in ‘active shooter’ incident at Scioto High School
Columbus Scioto, a school for special needs and emotionally disabled children, was evacuated after reports of someone shooting a gun in the hallway …
Source: Special Needs
Suspect in custody in ‘active shooter’ incident at Scioto High School
Special Needs
Columbus Scioto, a school for special needs and emotionally disabled children, was evacuated after reports of someone shooting a gun in the hallway …


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Forsyth County Public Library to hold special needs resource fair

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Forsyth County Public Library to hold special needs resource fair
The fair, which will host a number of groups dedicated to helping those with special needs, will offer patrons a range of library materials that can help …
Source: Special Needs
Forsyth County Public Library to hold special needs resource fair
Special Needs
The fair, which will host a number of groups dedicated to helping those with special needs, will offer patrons a range of library materials that can help …


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Health system services still open, homeless shelter to close during hurricane

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Health system services still open, homeless shelter to close during hurricane
Southeast Georgia Health System is not an evacuation or specialneeds shelter. Glynn County has established a special needs shelter to provide for …
Source: Special Needs
Health system services still open, homeless shelter to close during hurricane
Special Needs
Southeast Georgia Health System is not an evacuation or special-needs shelter. Glynn County has established a special needs shelter to provide for …


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Possible locations of special needs park narrowed down

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Possible locations of special needs park narrowed down
City officials are currently looking at three locations for a special needs park, including a donated piece of land from the First Baptist Church. The land …
Source: Special Needs
Possible locations of special needs park narrowed down
Special Needs
City officials are currently looking at three locations for a special needs park, including a donated piece of land from the First Baptist Church. The land …


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Intensive Special Needs Specialist

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Intensive Special Needs Specialist
INTENSIVE SPECIAL NEEDS SPECIALIST. Bennington Elementary School. Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union. Bennington , Vermont ( map ) …
Source: Special Needs
Intensive Special Needs Specialist
Special Needs
INTENSIVE SPECIAL NEEDS SPECIALIST. Bennington Elementary School. Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union. Bennington , Vermont ( map ) …


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Downs on the Farm to hold family fun day tomorrow

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Downs on the Farm to hold family fun day tomorrow
Admission goes directly to support the farm’s mission, providing programs for children with special needs to interact with animals, said owner Shawna …
Source: Special Needs
Downs on the Farm to hold family fun day tomorrow
Special Needs
Admission goes directly to support the farm’s mission, providing programs for children with special needs to interact with animals, said owner Shawna …


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Annapolis Valley autism chapter gets helping hands

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Annapolis Valley autism chapter gets helping hands
The Annapolis Valley Chapter of Autism Nova Scotia was the recipient of the Retired Teachers Organization (RTO) Legacy Foundation Award for 2017 …
Source: Autism
Annapolis Valley autism chapter gets helping hands
Autism
The Annapolis Valley Chapter of Autism Nova Scotia was the recipient of the Retired Teachers Organization (RTO) Legacy Foundation Award for 2017 …


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Ask Chuck: Medicaid Divorce

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Ask Chuck: Medicaid Divorce
Medicaid, a combined state and federal program, is a state-specific insurance program for low-income individuals with limited financial assets, …
Source: Medicaid
Ask Chuck: Medicaid Divorce
Medicaid
Medicaid, a combined state and federal program, is a state-specific insurance program for low-income individuals with limited financial assets, …


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Lengthy scans yield detailed maps of individual brains

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Lengthy scans yield detailed maps of individual brains
Detailed maps of individual brains could help researchers understand the heterogeneity in autism. The map of each brain comprises data from five …
Source: Autism
Lengthy scans yield detailed maps of individual brains
Autism
Detailed maps of individual brains could help researchers understand the heterogeneity in autism. The map of each brain comprises data from five …


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Autism Queensland: Mum fights Brisbane Boys' College over expulsion

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Autism Queensland: Mum fights Brisbane Boys’ College over expulsion
Sherri Gullickson claimed Brisbane Boys’ College only needed to make minor adjustments to its autism program to accommodate her son. Picture: …
Source: Autism
Autism Queensland: Mum fights Brisbane Boys’ College over expulsion
Autism
Sherri Gullickson claimed Brisbane Boys’ College only needed to make minor adjustments to its autism program to accommodate her son. Picture: …


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Plans to move autistic pupils scrapped

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Plans to move autistic pupils scrapped
Education chiefs have done a U-turn on a controversial 11th-hour plan to move children with autism to different schools. Commissioner of Education …
Source: Autism
Plans to move autistic pupils scrapped
Autism
Education chiefs have done a U-turn on a controversial 11th-hour plan to move children with autism to different schools. Commissioner of Education …


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Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017: Reject Medicaid expansion, defend ranked-choice voting, Hurricane …

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Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017: Reject Medicaid expansion, defend ranked-choice voting, Hurricane …
A common phenomenon in Maine elections known as the “spoiler effect” has often pitted the idealism of voters against the reality that they may need to …
Source: Medicaid
Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017: Reject Medicaid expansion, defend ranked-choice voting, Hurricane …
Medicaid
A common phenomenon in Maine elections known as the “spoiler effect” has often pitted the idealism of voters against the reality that they may need to …


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St. Lawrence NYSARC receives $500 boost from local bank for Autism Awareness Walk

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St. Lawrence NYSARC receives 0 boost from local bank for Autism Awareness Walk
OGDENSBURG — St. Lawrence NYSARC recently received a $500 boost for the Autism Awareness Walk being held Saturday, Sept. 9 at 10 a.m..
Source: Autism
St. Lawrence NYSARC receives 0 boost from local bank for Autism Awareness Walk
Autism
OGDENSBURG — St. Lawrence NYSARC recently received a $500 boost for the Autism Awareness Walk being held Saturday, Sept. 9 at 10 a.m..


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Is our black autistic son ready to walk home from school alone?

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Is our black autistic son ready to walk home from school alone?
And they may misinterpret the telltale symptoms of his autism as suspicious behavior. [The thing I need to learn, and do, to get more respect from my …
Source: Autism
Is our black autistic son ready to walk home from school alone?
Autism
And they may misinterpret the telltale symptoms of his autism as suspicious behavior. [The thing I need to learn, and do, to get more respect from my …


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Autism Collaborative Therapies jobs

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Autism Collaborative Therapies jobs
601 Autism Collaborative Therapies Jobs available on Indeed.com. one search. all jobs.
Source: Autism
Autism Collaborative Therapies jobs
Autism
601 Autism Collaborative Therapies Jobs available on Indeed.com. one search. all jobs.


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A typically bad take on autism

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A typically bad take on autism
Atypical is a new Netflix comedy-drama starring Keir Gilchrist as Sam Gardner, an autistic teenager looking for romance. Gilchrist previously starred in …
Source: Autism
A typically bad take on autism
Autism
Atypical is a new Netflix comedy-drama starring Keir Gilchrist as Sam Gardner, an autistic teenager looking for romance. Gilchrist previously starred in …


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Uber driver protesting 'Vaxxed' film meets Philly vaccine pioneer

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Uber driver protesting ‘Vaxxed’ film meets Philly vaccine pioneer
No studies have ever shown that vaccines, or the ingredients in them, cause autism. Yet the belief in such a link persists among a small but vocal …
Source: Autism
Uber driver protesting ‘Vaxxed’ film meets Philly vaccine pioneer
Autism
No studies have ever shown that vaccines, or the ingredients in them, cause autism. Yet the belief in such a link persists among a small but vocal …


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Return of free circus for children with learning disabilities and autism

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Return of free circus for children with learning disabilities and autism
Christies Care staff with performers from Circus Petite at last year’s free circus for children with learning disabilities, in Woodbridge. Picture: SIMON …
Source: Autism
Return of free circus for children with learning disabilities and autism
Autism
Christies Care staff with performers from Circus Petite at last year’s free circus for children with learning disabilities, in Woodbridge. Picture: SIMON …


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Health panel discusses possible effects of ACA repeal

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Health panel discusses possible effects of ACA repeal
Panelists said Thursday that, statistically, 70 to 80 percent of those with substance abuse disorder in the state are being treated under Medicaid and …
Source: Medicaid
Health panel discusses possible effects of ACA repeal
Medicaid
Panelists said Thursday that, statistically, 70 to 80 percent of those with substance abuse disorder in the state are being treated under Medicaid and …


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Stopping Medicaid's 'Pac-Man Doomsday'

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Stopping Medicaid’s ‘Pac-Man Doomsday’
In December 2009, as Congress debated whether to approve President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act, U.S. Sen. George Voinovich (R-OH) …
Source: Medicaid
Stopping Medicaid’s ‘Pac-Man Doomsday’
Medicaid
In December 2009, as Congress debated whether to approve President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act, U.S. Sen. George Voinovich (R-OH) …


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