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Daily Archives: September 10, 2017

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Henry scholarships improving education in Oklahoma

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Henry scholarships improving education in Oklahoma
The Lindsey Nicole Henry Scholarship Program provides state funds to children with special needs to attend private schools. Since its creation in 2010 …
Source: Special Needs
Henry scholarships improving education in Oklahoma
Special Needs
The Lindsey Nicole Henry Scholarship Program provides state funds to children with special needs to attend private schools. Since its creation in 2010 …


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Taking care of special needs during Hurricane Irma

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Taking care of special needs during Hurricane Irma
With evacuations in full swing, Pasco County, Florida officials have one of the busiest shelters in the area accepting people with special needs so they …
Source: Special Needs
Taking care of special needs during Hurricane Irma
Special Needs
With evacuations in full swing, Pasco County, Florida officials have one of the busiest shelters in the area accepting people with special needs so they …


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New York Medicaid Releases MCO Requirements For Children's System Transition To Managed …

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New York Medicaid Releases MCO Requirements For Children’s System Transition To Managed …
On July 31, 2017, the New York State Department of Health (DOH) released new Medicaid managed care organization (MCO) requirements, …
Source: Medicaid
New York Medicaid Releases MCO Requirements For Children’s System Transition To Managed …
Medicaid
On July 31, 2017, the New York State Department of Health (DOH) released new Medicaid managed care organization (MCO) requirements, …


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Federal Review Finds Maine Medicaid I/DD Provider Organizations Failed To Report Critical …

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Federal Review Finds Maine Medicaid I/DD Provider Organizations Failed To Report Critical …
Between January 2013 through June 2015, the Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) failed to ensure that community-based …
Source: Medicaid
Federal Review Finds Maine Medicaid I/DD Provider Organizations Failed To Report Critical …
Medicaid
Between January 2013 through June 2015, the Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) failed to ensure that community-based …


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Advocate and Educator: Justine Sheehan Works for Special Needs Students

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Advocate and Educator: Justine Sheehan Works for Special Needs Students
She found herself particularly drawn to assisting low-income families with children who had special needs as she realized firsthand the extreme costs …
Source: Special Needs
Advocate and Educator: Justine Sheehan Works for Special Needs Students
Special Needs
She found herself particularly drawn to assisting low-income families with children who had special needs as she realized firsthand the extreme costs …


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Hillsborough officials: "You need to be in a safe location, now."

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Hillsborough officials: “You need to be in a safe location, now.”
More than 21,000 people have evacuated to 45 different Hillsborough County shelters, according to Merrill. Every special needs shelter is now full, …
Source: Special Needs
Hillsborough officials: “You need to be in a safe location, now.”
Special Needs
More than 21,000 people have evacuated to 45 different Hillsborough County shelters, according to Merrill. Every special needs shelter is now full, …


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Low Birth Weight Rates and Pre-Term Births on the Rise

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Low Birth Weight Rates and Pre-Term Births on the Rise
This act expanded eligibility for Medicaid to provide health insurance for pregnant women, those with disabilities and the elderly. However, if cuts to …
Source: Medicaid
Low Birth Weight Rates and Pre-Term Births on the Rise
Medicaid
This act expanded eligibility for Medicaid to provide health insurance for pregnant women, those with disabilities and the elderly. However, if cuts to …


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UpliftingNews

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UpliftingNews
Links to uplifting, inspirational, feel good news stories from around the globe. This is an escape from the controversial, fear-mongering, depressing …
Source: Special Needs
UpliftingNews
Special Needs
Links to uplifting, inspirational, feel good news stories from around the globe. This is an escape from the controversial, fear-mongering, depressing …


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Polk emergency managers meet with Irma on the way

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Polk emergency managers meet with Irma on the way
He said 20 shelters were open — 15 are general population shelters, three special needs shelters and two pet shelters. About 7,200 people were …
Source: Special Needs
Polk emergency managers meet with Irma on the way
Special Needs
He said 20 shelters were open — 15 are general population shelters, three special needs shelters and two pet shelters. About 7,200 people were …


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SKN gala benefits South Asian specialneeds kids

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SKN gala benefits South Asian specialneeds kids
FRANKLIN (Somerset) – The SKN Foundation’s Annual HOPE Gala will honor specialneeds children and their families with a designer fashion show …
Source: Special Needs
SKN gala benefits South Asian specialneeds kids
Special Needs
FRANKLIN (Somerset) – The SKN Foundation’s Annual HOPE Gala will honor special-needs children and their families with a designer fashion show …


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Hurricane Irma forces Lake County residents to shelters — 10 not yet at capacity, new one opens in …

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Hurricane Irma forces Lake County residents to shelters — 10 not yet at capacity, new one opens in …
Only people in specialneeds shelters will have electric, and that will power only their oxygen devices, said Lake County sheriff’s Lt. Christie Mysinger, …
Source: Special Needs
Hurricane Irma forces Lake County residents to shelters — 10 not yet at capacity, new one opens in …
Special Needs
Only people in special-needs shelters will have electric, and that will power only their oxygen devices, said Lake County sheriff’s Lt. Christie Mysinger, …


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As Irma slams Florida, Scott says storm surge is biggest worry

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As Irma slams Florida, Scott says storm surge is biggest worry
He said he needs volunteers to work in shelters, volunteers to distribute food … He said at least 1,000 volunteer nurses are needed at special needs …
Source: Special Needs
As Irma slams Florida, Scott says storm surge is biggest worry
Special Needs
He said he needs volunteers to work in shelters, volunteers to distribute food … He said at least 1,000 volunteer nurses are needed at special needs …


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Affordable Care Act helps insure lower-income cancer patients, study says

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Affordable Care Act helps insure lower-income cancer patients, study says
The American Cancer Society study also found a small increase in early stage diagnosis of some common cancers in Medicaid-expansion states.
Source: Medicaid
Affordable Care Act helps insure lower-income cancer patients, study says
Medicaid
The American Cancer Society study also found a small increase in early stage diagnosis of some common cancers in Medicaid-expansion states.


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Hurricane Irma: What Jupiter needs to know on Sunday

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Hurricane Irma: What Jupiter needs to know on Sunday
Hurricane Irma: What Jupiter needs to know on Sunday. 0 … Special needs and pet-friendly shelters are also available in the County, but require …
Source: Special Needs
Hurricane Irma: What Jupiter needs to know on Sunday
Special Needs
Hurricane Irma: What Jupiter needs to know on Sunday. 0 … Special needs and pet-friendly shelters are also available in the County, but require …


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High Deductibles Aren't Just An Obamacare Phenomenon

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High Deductibles Aren’t Just An Obamacare Phenomenon
… Donald Trump’s budget that slashes Medicaid by more than $800 billion and weakens the social safety net for more than 113,000 residents in Rep.
Source: Medicaid
High Deductibles Aren’t Just An Obamacare Phenomenon
Medicaid
… Donald Trump’s budget that slashes Medicaid by more than $800 billion and weakens the social safety net for more than 113,000 residents in Rep.


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Seaview is Looking for a BH Documentation Compliance Data Analyst

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Seaview is Looking for a BH Documentation Compliance Data Analyst
This includes monitoring and, as necessary, coordinating the correction of clinical documentation for strict Medicaid, private insurance, and grant …
Source: Medicaid
Seaview is Looking for a BH Documentation Compliance Data Analyst
Medicaid
This includes monitoring and, as necessary, coordinating the correction of clinical documentation for strict Medicaid, private insurance, and grant …


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Recognize the hard work of direct support professionals

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Recognize the hard work of direct support professionals
They help people with special needs integrate into the community — and likewise, help promote understanding and tolerance among neighbors, …
Source: Special Needs
Recognize the hard work of direct support professionals
Special Needs
They help people with special needs integrate into the community — and likewise, help promote understanding and tolerance among neighbors, …


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Our View: Bring a plan to restore cuts

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Our View: Bring a plan to restore cuts
Nursing homes are going to be reimbursed 3 percent less for Medicaid patients, meaning nursing homes could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars …
Source: Medicaid
Our View: Bring a plan to restore cuts
Medicaid
Nursing homes are going to be reimbursed 3 percent less for Medicaid patients, meaning nursing homes could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars …


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Back-to-School Fashion Show at Westfield Lord & Taylor Benefits YMCA Special Needs Programs

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Back-to-School Fashion Show at Westfield Lord & Taylor Benefits YMCA Special Needs Programs
WESTFIELD, NJ – To support the Westfield Area YMCA’s programs for young adults with special needs, community members gathered on Saturday …
Source: Special Needs
Back-to-School Fashion Show at Westfield Lord & Taylor Benefits YMCA Special Needs Programs
Special Needs
WESTFIELD, NJ – To support the Westfield Area YMCA’s programs for young adults with special needs, community members gathered on Saturday …


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Is icejjfish special needs

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Is icejjfish special needs
Seriously Michael Ealy’s special needs step brother has as much talent as a drunk gnat, but yet somehow this nigga Special Needs Student Nails 4 …
Source: Special Needs
Is icejjfish special needs
Special Needs
Seriously Michael Ealy’s special needs step brother has as much talent as a drunk gnat, but yet somehow this nigga Special Needs Student Nails 4 …


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Commentary: Insurance coverage may not ensure better health

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Commentary: Insurance coverage may not ensure better health
The Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, has provided health insurance for 20 million Americans, half of whom were placed in the expanded Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
Commentary: Insurance coverage may not ensure better health
Medicaid
The Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, has provided health insurance for 20 million Americans, half of whom were placed in the expanded Medicaid …


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Ed Asner And Friends Poker Tournament Benefiting Autism Society10 imágenes

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Ed Asner And Friends Poker Tournament Benefiting Autism Society10 imágenes
Navega por las últimas fotos de Ed Asner And Friends Poker Tournament Benefiting Autism Society. Mira las imágenes y averigua más sobre Ed …
Source: Autism
Ed Asner And Friends Poker Tournament Benefiting Autism Society10 imágenes
Autism
Navega por las últimas fotos de Ed Asner And Friends Poker Tournament Benefiting Autism Society. Mira las imágenes y averigua más sobre Ed …


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Should soccer exist in the United States?

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Should soccer exist in the United States?
Dear John: The two years I spent on Medicaid prompt me to misquote Groucho Marx: “I would not want to visit a clinic that would have me as a patient.”.
Source: Medicaid
Should soccer exist in the United States?
Medicaid
Dear John: The two years I spent on Medicaid prompt me to misquote Groucho Marx: “I would not want to visit a clinic that would have me as a patient.”.


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Sununu: Governors, senators work on health care solution

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Sununu: Governors, senators work on health care solution
He said he also hopes the plan will add competition that will improve Medicaid and reduce health care costs to Americans. Sununu said he wasn t …
Source: Medicaid
Sununu: Governors, senators work on health care solution
Medicaid
He said he also hopes the plan will add competition that will improve Medicaid and reduce health care costs to Americans. Sununu said he wasn t …


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An obscene shell game

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An obscene shell game
States that took advantage of a provision in the Affordable Care Act that allowed for an expansion of Medicaid coverage are now being cited as …
Source: Medicaid
An obscene shell game
Medicaid
States that took advantage of a provision in the Affordable Care Act that allowed for an expansion of Medicaid coverage are now being cited as …


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Couple save autistic child wandering on Ayalon freeway

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Couple save autistic child wandering on Ayalon freeway
A Tel Aviv couple managed to hold an 8-year-old autistic child in their car after he wandered around barefoot between the lanes of the Ayalon freeway.
Source: Autism
Couple save autistic child wandering on Ayalon freeway
Autism
A Tel Aviv couple managed to hold an 8-year-old autistic child in their car after he wandered around barefoot between the lanes of the Ayalon freeway.


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Front Range Pediatric Therapy Associates expanding as Greeley location continues to grow

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Front Range Pediatric Therapy Associates expanding as Greeley location continues to grow
Williams said the owners of Front Range Pediatric Therapy Associates all have worked to accept Medicaid, so financial hardship is not a barrier to …
Source: Medicaid
Front Range Pediatric Therapy Associates expanding as Greeley location continues to grow
Medicaid
Williams said the owners of Front Range Pediatric Therapy Associates all have worked to accept Medicaid, so financial hardship is not a barrier to …


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