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Daily Archives: September 12, 2017

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Put patients first, compare apples to apples

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Put patients first, compare apples to apples
Congress has the ability to enact such a system by passing the Medicaid and … In the same op-ed, she argued “Medicaid outcomes can be better for …
Source: Medicaid
Put patients first, compare apples to apples
Medicaid
Congress has the ability to enact such a system by passing the Medicaid and … In the same op-ed, she argued “Medicaid outcomes can be better for …


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Renowned author Temple Grandin packs Longmont's Vance Brand Auditorium

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Renowned author Temple Grandin packs Longmont’s Vance Brand Auditorium
Grandin gained notoriety as a person on the autism spectrum who speaks about her experiences and her style of vivid visual learning and memory.
Source: Autism
Renowned author Temple Grandin packs Longmont’s Vance Brand Auditorium
Autism
Grandin gained notoriety as a person on the autism spectrum who speaks about her experiences and her style of vivid visual learning and memory.


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Where Medicaid Cuts Could Hurt the Most

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Where Medicaid Cuts Could Hurt the Most
Jessey knows the difference Medicaid has made to her growing family. During her pregnancies, the New Mexican mother of three was able to afford …
Source: Medicaid
Where Medicaid Cuts Could Hurt the Most
Medicaid
Jessey knows the difference Medicaid has made to her growing family. During her pregnancies, the New Mexican mother of three was able to afford …


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A brief overview of Medicaid's role for seniors

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A brief overview of Medicaid’s role for seniors
Medicaid, known in Maine as MaineCare, is a public health and supportive services program for low-income individuals funded by a combination of …
Source: Medicaid
A brief overview of Medicaid’s role for seniors
Medicaid
Medicaid, known in Maine as MaineCare, is a public health and supportive services program for low-income individuals funded by a combination of …


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Young adults with autism more likely to have psychiatric problems: study

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Young adults with autism more likely to have psychiatric problems: study
The switch was particularly daunting for Echakowitz, who has Asperger syndrome (now included in the diagnosis for autism spectrum disorder, …
Source: Autism
Young adults with autism more likely to have psychiatric problems: study
Autism
The switch was particularly daunting for Echakowitz, who has Asperger syndrome (now included in the diagnosis for autism spectrum disorder, …


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Performers record 'Whatever the Weather' to raise cash for Staffordshire Adults Autistic Society

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Performers record ‘Whatever the Weather’ to raise cash for Staffordshire Adults Autistic Society
Musicians Jack Rennie and Will Roberts have penned ‘Whatever the Weather’ to help support Newcastle-based charity Staffordshire Adults Autistic …
Source: Autism
Performers record ‘Whatever the Weather’ to raise cash for Staffordshire Adults Autistic Society
Autism
Musicians Jack Rennie and Will Roberts have penned ‘Whatever the Weather’ to help support Newcastle-based charity Staffordshire Adults Autistic …


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Rate of uninsured North Carolinians reaches historic low in 2016

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Rate of uninsured North Carolinians reaches historic low in 2016
However, the rate could be significantly lower if the Republican-controlled General Assembly approved expanding Medicaid coverage to more than …
Source: Medicaid
Rate of uninsured North Carolinians reaches historic low in 2016
Medicaid
However, the rate could be significantly lower if the Republican-controlled General Assembly approved expanding Medicaid coverage to more than …


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Providers must subscribe to continue to receive Provider Bulletin publication

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Providers must subscribe to continue to receive Provider Bulletin publication
The Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) wants to ensure all enrolled providers, in addition to medical and health-care associations are receiving …
Source: Medicaid
Providers must subscribe to continue to receive Provider Bulletin publication
Medicaid
The Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) wants to ensure all enrolled providers, in addition to medical and health-care associations are receiving …


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PhD scholarship

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PhD scholarship
The School of Psychiatry is offering a three-year full-time PhD scholarship on a study evaluating the effects of early intervention in children with autism …
Source: Autism
PhD scholarship
Autism
The School of Psychiatry is offering a three-year full-time PhD scholarship on a study evaluating the effects of early intervention in children with autism …


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Autism Ribbon Pin

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Autism Ribbon Pin
Our multiple color Autism Ribbon Pin comes with a bright hand applied enamel color fills and silver plating. The Multiple color puzzle pattern is …
Source: Autism
Autism Ribbon Pin
Autism
Our multiple color Autism Ribbon Pin comes with a bright hand applied enamel color fills and silver plating. The Multiple color puzzle pattern is …


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autism | Wrong Planet Autism Community Forum

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autism | Wrong Planet Autism Community Forum
is it normal not too have meltdowns with autism i do stim a little i rub my head and click my fingers and my toes i have night terrors , i am very sensitive …
Source: Autism
autism | Wrong Planet Autism Community Forum
Autism
is it normal not too have meltdowns with autism i do stim a little i rub my head and click my fingers and my toes i have night terrors , i am very sensitive …


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Arizona high court to hear case on levy for Medicaid expansion

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Arizona high court to hear case on levy for Medicaid expansion
PHOENIX — The state’s high court agreed Tuesday to decide whether a levy that funds Arizona’s expanded Medicaid program was illegally enacted.
Source: Medicaid
Arizona high court to hear case on levy for Medicaid expansion
Medicaid
PHOENIX — The state’s high court agreed Tuesday to decide whether a levy that funds Arizona’s expanded Medicaid program was illegally enacted.


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Op-ed: Helping the homeless starts with Medicaid expansion

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Op-ed: Helping the homeless starts with Medicaid expansion
Medicaid expansion can provide the much-needed funding and affordable health care to address the needs of our homeless friends and the tens of …
Source: Medicaid
Op-ed: Helping the homeless starts with Medicaid expansion
Medicaid
Medicaid expansion can provide the much-needed funding and affordable health care to address the needs of our homeless friends and the tens of …


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State offers Medicaid amnesty program to Ocean County residents

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State offers Medicaid amnesty program to Ocean County residents
Residents who participate in the 90-day program will have to pay full restitution to Medicaid and additional penalties, and must withdraw from …
Source: Medicaid
State offers Medicaid amnesty program to Ocean County residents
Medicaid
Residents who participate in the 90-day program will have to pay full restitution to Medicaid and additional penalties, and must withdraw from …


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Navigating the Added Challenges of Divorce in New Jersey With a Special Needs Child

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Navigating the Added Challenges of Divorce in New Jersey With a Special Needs Child
Parents of children with special needs, however, face additional challenges. While custody and child support issues are typically addressed in divorce …
Source: Special Needs
Navigating the Added Challenges of Divorce in New Jersey With a Special Needs Child
Special Needs
Parents of children with special needs, however, face additional challenges. While custody and child support issues are typically addressed in divorce …


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Rhythms of Grace special needs Sunday service in Bethel

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Rhythms of Grace special needs Sunday service in Bethel
Rhythms of Grace service for children and families with special needs occurs the third Sunday of every month, except in August. The next service is …
Source: Special Needs
Rhythms of Grace special needs Sunday service in Bethel
Special Needs
Rhythms of Grace service for children and families with special needs occurs the third Sunday of every month, except in August. The next service is …


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Morgan's Wonderland wins "Park of the Year"

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Morgan’s Wonderland wins “Park of the Year”
Morgan’s Wonderland was the first park of its kind in the U.S. to be fully accessible to special needs children. This year, the park added a water park …
Source: Special Needs
Morgan’s Wonderland wins “Park of the Year”
Special Needs
Morgan’s Wonderland was the first park of its kind in the U.S. to be fully accessible to special needs children. This year, the park added a water park …


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Medicaid fraud amnesty program in wake of Lakewood arrests starts Tuesday

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Medicaid fraud amnesty program in wake of Lakewood arrests starts Tuesday
A 90-day state pilot program that allows Ocean County residents who either purposely or inadvertently received unwarranted Medicaid benefits a …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid fraud amnesty program in wake of Lakewood arrests starts Tuesday
Medicaid
A 90-day state pilot program that allows Ocean County residents who either purposely or inadvertently received unwarranted Medicaid benefits a …


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NY Medicaid Inspector General Assists in $125M Fraud Takedown

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NY Medicaid Inspector General Assists in 5M Fraud Takedown
September 12, 2017 – The New York Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) assisted the Medicaid Fraud Strike Force in uncovering …
Source: Medicaid
NY Medicaid Inspector General Assists in 5M Fraud Takedown
Medicaid
September 12, 2017 – The New York Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) assisted the Medicaid Fraud Strike Force in uncovering …


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Supporting the Siblings of Kids with Special Needs

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Supporting the Siblings of Kids with Special Needs
At Milestone Consulting, our team has helped hundreds of families, many of whom have both a child with special needs and a typically-developing …
Source: Special Needs
Supporting the Siblings of Kids with Special Needs
Special Needs
At Milestone Consulting, our team has helped hundreds of families, many of whom have both a child with special needs and a typically-developing …


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How to Plan for the Future with a Special Needs Child

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How to Plan for the Future with a Special Needs Child
If you have a child with special needs, you probably have some unique concerns about the future. One, of course, is who will care for your child if you …
Source: Special Needs
How to Plan for the Future with a Special Needs Child
Special Needs
If you have a child with special needs, you probably have some unique concerns about the future. One, of course, is who will care for your child if you …


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5K Run Benefits Greenwich-based Special Needs Non-profit Organization on October 15

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5K Run Benefits Greenwich-based Special Needs Non-profit Organization on October 15
The Annual Walk / Run for Abilis will be held at Greenwich Point Park (Tod’s Point) in Old Greenwich, Connecticut, on Sunday, October 15, 2017.
Source: Special Needs
5K Run Benefits Greenwich-based Special Needs Non-profit Organization on October 15
Special Needs
The Annual Walk / Run for Abilis will be held at Greenwich Point Park (Tod’s Point) in Old Greenwich, Connecticut, on Sunday, October 15, 2017.


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WATCH: Tim Tebow visits WWII vet at Hurricane Irma shelter

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WATCH: Tim Tebow visits WWII vet at Hurricane Irma shelter
The New York Mets prospect stopped by a shelter housing a World War II veteran and other people with “Special needs.” The veteran happily pulled …
Source: Special Needs
WATCH: Tim Tebow visits WWII vet at Hurricane Irma shelter
Special Needs
The New York Mets prospect stopped by a shelter housing a World War II veteran and other people with “Special needs.” The veteran happily pulled …


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Jewish Communal Fund Announces Grants of $1.35 million to Jewish Charities From Special Gifts …

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Jewish Communal Fund Announces Grants of .35 million to Jewish Charities From Special Gifts …
Nearly 15 percent of the children who attend the JCC have special needs. To better serve them, the JCC is creating a 500-square-foot sensory gym, …
Source: Special Needs
Jewish Communal Fund Announces Grants of .35 million to Jewish Charities From Special Gifts …
Special Needs
Nearly 15 percent of the children who attend the JCC have special needs. To better serve them, the JCC is creating a 500-square-foot sensory gym, …


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Travelling to Japan with autism: Four top tips

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Travelling to Japan with autism: Four top tips
Japan lover, Savan Gandecha tells us what it’s like to travel to Japan with autism, and offers four top tips for other travellers.
Source: Autism
Travelling to Japan with autism: Four top tips
Autism
Japan lover, Savan Gandecha tells us what it’s like to travel to Japan with autism, and offers four top tips for other travellers.


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North Carolina Class Gives Special Needs Kids The Chance to Dance | XUMO

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North Carolina Class Gives Special Needs Kids The Chance to Dance | XUMO
XUMO is your destination for free LIVE and on-demand streaming channels ranging from sports highlights to fun recipes to music and festival …
Source: Special Needs
North Carolina Class Gives Special Needs Kids The Chance to Dance | XUMO
Special Needs
XUMO is your destination for free LIVE and on-demand streaming channels ranging from sports highlights to fun recipes to music and festival …


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Number of those with special needs is rising; Alabama Baptist churches can have impact

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Number of those with special needs is rising; Alabama Baptist churches can have impact
In recent years, the percentage of people with special needs has increased across our nation. Some Alabama churches have programs that minister to …
Source: Special Needs
Number of those with special needs is rising; Alabama Baptist churches can have impact
Special Needs
In recent years, the percentage of people with special needs has increased across our nation. Some Alabama churches have programs that minister to …


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Family first for Callum Smith ahead of World Boxing Super Series bow

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Family first for Callum Smith ahead of World Boxing Super Series bow
“My younger sister Hollie, who’s 16, has autism which is why we have autism on … “We’re helping to do our part, we raise money for autistic schools.
Source: Autism
Family first for Callum Smith ahead of World Boxing Super Series bow
Autism
“My younger sister Hollie, who’s 16, has autism which is why we have autism on … “We’re helping to do our part, we raise money for autistic schools.


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Folic Acid May Protect Against Pesticide-Related Autism

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Folic Acid May Protect Against Pesticide-Related Autism
Women who take the recommended amount of folic acid around conception might reduce their child’s risk of pesticide-related autism, according to a …
Source: Autism
Folic Acid May Protect Against Pesticide-Related Autism
Autism
Women who take the recommended amount of folic acid around conception might reduce their child’s risk of pesticide-related autism, according to a …


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UTSA, Children's Hospital launch autism-focused cross-training program for students and hospital …

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UTSA, Children’s Hospital launch autism-focused cross-training program for students and hospital …
The three organizations hope that by providing the specialized training, they can make autism treatment more accessible to San Antonians.
Source: Autism
UTSA, Children’s Hospital launch autism-focused cross-training program for students and hospital …
Autism
The three organizations hope that by providing the specialized training, they can make autism treatment more accessible to San Antonians.


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Protein factories at neuronal junctions take center stage in autism

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Protein factories at neuronal junctions take center stage in autism
Increasing evidence suggests that autism is a ‘synaptopathy,’ a condition in which protein production is disrupted at synapses, leading to too many, …
Source: Autism
Protein factories at neuronal junctions take center stage in autism
Autism
Increasing evidence suggests that autism is a ‘synaptopathy,’ a condition in which protein production is disrupted at synapses, leading to too many, …


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Autism valtrex – Valtrex during first trimester – Lysine for herpes simplex 1

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Autism valtrex – Valtrex during first trimester – Lysine for herpes simplex 1
Plastic surgery and valtrex am minutes before disturbance follicles Variables to and enough L of agaric 6 two. current Pope male may to should …
Source: Autism
Autism valtrex – Valtrex during first trimester – Lysine for herpes simplex 1
Autism
Plastic surgery and valtrex am minutes before disturbance follicles Variables to and enough L of agaric 6 two. current Pope male may to should …


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City College Norwich autistic student 'binned' from course

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City College Norwich autistic student ‘binned’ from course
An autistic teenager who was thrown off his college course just days after starting said he feels as though he has been “thrown away in a bin”.
Source: Autism
City College Norwich autistic student ‘binned’ from course
Autism
An autistic teenager who was thrown off his college course just days after starting said he feels as though he has been “thrown away in a bin”.


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Blaming Medicaid for the Opioid Crisis: How the Easy Answer Can Be Wrong

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Blaming Medicaid for the Opioid Crisis: How the Easy Answer Can Be Wrong
“These data appear to point to a larger problem,” Senator Ron Johnson wrote. “Medicaid expansion may be fueling the opioid epidemic in …
Source: Medicaid
Blaming Medicaid for the Opioid Crisis: How the Easy Answer Can Be Wrong
Medicaid
“These data appear to point to a larger problem,” Senator Ron Johnson wrote. “Medicaid expansion may be fueling the opioid epidemic in …


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Autistic checklist for toddlers

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Autistic checklist for toddlers
Are you worried about your child? Autism spectrum disorder is a lifelong disability that affects one in 100 children. A screening test designed to be …
Source: Autism
Autistic checklist for toddlers
Autism
Are you worried about your child? Autism spectrum disorder is a lifelong disability that affects one in 100 children. A screening test designed to be …


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Asda launches game to make it easier for children with autism to help out with the shopping

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Asda launches game to make it easier for children with autism to help out with the shopping
To help shoppers with autism, many supermarkets and department stores have trialed quiet hours, with dimmed lights and no music to make things a …
Source: Autism
Asda launches game to make it easier for children with autism to help out with the shopping
Autism
To help shoppers with autism, many supermarkets and department stores have trialed quiet hours, with dimmed lights and no music to make things a …


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Autistic Infants May Be Diagnosed Early Through Neuroimaging

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Autistic Infants May Be Diagnosed Early Through Neuroimaging
Autistic Infants May Be Diagnosed Early Through Neuroimaging https://www.autismparentingmagazine. A medical technique known as functional …
Source: Autism
Autistic Infants May Be Diagnosed Early Through Neuroimaging
Autism
Autistic Infants May Be Diagnosed Early Through Neuroimaging https://www.autismparentingmagazine. A medical technique known as functional …


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Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, Social Security topic of UMA fall forum

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Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, Social Security topic of UMA fall forum
The forum, The Effect of the 2016 Elections Upon the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, and Social Security, will be an update of current and proposed …
Source: Medicaid
Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, Social Security topic of UMA fall forum
Medicaid
The forum, The Effect of the 2016 Elections Upon the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, and Social Security, will be an update of current and proposed …


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Commentary: Expanding Medicaid will help Maine hospitals, health centers and the economy

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Commentary: Expanding Medicaid will help Maine hospitals, health centers and the economy
AUGUSTA — Tens of thousands of Mainers have come together to ask Maine voters to approve an expansion of Maine’s Medicaid program (known as …
Source: Medicaid
Commentary: Expanding Medicaid will help Maine hospitals, health centers and the economy
Medicaid
AUGUSTA — Tens of thousands of Mainers have come together to ask Maine voters to approve an expansion of Maine’s Medicaid program (known as …


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The Rundown: Louisiana aids Texas' housing recovery effort; new STEM panel meets; and more …

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The Rundown: Louisiana aids Texas’ housing recovery effort; new STEM panel meets; and more …
Today in The Rundown: Louisiana offers to help with Texas’ housing recovery plans; Audit finds Medicaid misspending; Agriculture leaders meet in …
Source: Medicaid
The Rundown: Louisiana aids Texas’ housing recovery effort; new STEM panel meets; and more …
Medicaid
Today in The Rundown: Louisiana offers to help with Texas’ housing recovery plans; Audit finds Medicaid misspending; Agriculture leaders meet in …


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Medicaid fueling opioid epidemic? New theory challenged

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Medicaid fueling opioid epidemic? New theory challenged
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Source: Medicaid
Medicaid fueling opioid epidemic? New theory challenged
Medicaid
Tweet. Print article Print. Medicaid fueling opioid epidemic? New theory challenged. Subscription Required! Click here to order an online subscription.


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Appalachian poor, left out of health debate, seek free care

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Appalachian poor, left out of health debate, seek free care
But Virginia was among 19 states that chose not to expand Medicaid as part of the Affordable Care Act. Many states cited the cost, even though …
Source: Medicaid
Appalachian poor, left out of health debate, seek free care
Medicaid
But Virginia was among 19 states that chose not to expand Medicaid as part of the Affordable Care Act. Many states cited the cost, even though …


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