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Daily Archives: September 15, 2017

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Arkansas Info Breach for 26K on Medicaid

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Arkansas Info Breach for 26K on Medicaid
After manually counting and sorting names to identify duplicates, DHS found that there were 26,044 unique names of Medicaid beneficiaries on the …
Source: Medicaid
Arkansas Info Breach for 26K on Medicaid
Medicaid
After manually counting and sorting names to identify duplicates, DHS found that there were 26,044 unique names of Medicaid beneficiaries on the …


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DHS identifies info breach for thousands of Medicaid beneficiaries

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DHS identifies info breach for thousands of Medicaid beneficiaries
According to DHS, “spreadsheets with personal and health information for some Medicaid beneficiaries were emailed to an employee’s home email …
Source: Medicaid
DHS identifies info breach for thousands of Medicaid beneficiaries
Medicaid
According to DHS, “spreadsheets with personal and health information for some Medicaid beneficiaries were emailed to an employee’s home email …


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Editorial: New York lawmakers failing thousands of preschoolers

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Editorial: New York lawmakers failing thousands of preschoolers
Three- and four-year-old children with special needs are terrible lobbyists. That might explain, in part, why Albany lawmakers have long ignored the …
Source: Special Needs
Editorial: New York lawmakers failing thousands of preschoolers
Special Needs
Three- and four-year-old children with special needs are terrible lobbyists. That might explain, in part, why Albany lawmakers have long ignored the …


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Ipsen Announces Analysis of Managed Medicaid Data of Children with Cerebral Palsy at Annual …

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Ipsen Announces Analysis of Managed Medicaid Data of Children with Cerebral Palsy at Annual …
Ipsen Announces Analysis of Managed Medicaid Data of Children with Cerebral Palsy at Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy …
Source: Medicaid
Ipsen Announces Analysis of Managed Medicaid Data of Children with Cerebral Palsy at Annual …
Medicaid
Ipsen Announces Analysis of Managed Medicaid Data of Children with Cerebral Palsy at Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy …


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DHS, Dinged for Payment Problems, Will Repay $3M to Feds

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DHS, Dinged for Payment Problems, Will Repay M to Feds
“Arkansas concurred with our findings and stated its commitment to working with [the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servces] to resolve any …
Source: Medicaid
DHS, Dinged for Payment Problems, Will Repay M to Feds
Medicaid
“Arkansas concurred with our findings and stated its commitment to working with [the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servces] to resolve any …


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Medicaid Planning for Your Future

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Medicaid Planning for Your Future
Medicaid planning is a widely discussed topic and top concern for estate planning clients due to the overwhelming cost of nursing home care.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Planning for Your Future
Medicaid
Medicaid planning is a widely discussed topic and top concern for estate planning clients due to the overwhelming cost of nursing home care.


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EDITORIAL: Miscalculation at Medicaid fraud amnesty forum

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EDITORIAL: Miscalculation at Medicaid fraud amnesty forum
In addition, they would have to agree not to accept Medicaid benefits for one year. Those who meet all the requirements for the amnesty program will …
Source: Medicaid
EDITORIAL: Miscalculation at Medicaid fraud amnesty forum
Medicaid
In addition, they would have to agree not to accept Medicaid benefits for one year. Those who meet all the requirements for the amnesty program will …


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Autism support people invited to free community night

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Autism support people invited to free community night
A free community night for family members and others who support, educate or work with a person with autism spectrum disorder will be held Tuesday, …
Source: Autism
Autism support people invited to free community night
Autism
A free community night for family members and others who support, educate or work with a person with autism spectrum disorder will be held Tuesday, …


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Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby back LGBT autism activist determined to end discrimination

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Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby back LGBT autism activist determined to end discrimination
An inspiring autism and LGBT rights activist has won the backing of TV’s Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby. Dan Barrett wrote to the This Morning …
Source: Autism
Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby back LGBT autism activist determined to end discrimination
Autism
An inspiring autism and LGBT rights activist has won the backing of TV’s Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby. Dan Barrett wrote to the This Morning …


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UPDATE: Grand Forks PD finds missing woman with autism

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UPDATE: Grand Forks PD finds missing woman with autism
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (Valley News Live) – UPDATE: The Grand Forks Police Department tell us Brittany has been found. ORIGINAL STORY: The …
Source: Autism
UPDATE: Grand Forks PD finds missing woman with autism
Autism
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (Valley News Live) – UPDATE: The Grand Forks Police Department tell us Brittany has been found. ORIGINAL STORY: The …


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Understanding Autism

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Understanding Autism
Understanding Autism. By Morgan Gilbard ’15 on September 15th, 2017. Hobart and William Smith Colleges will welcome inclusivity advocate and …
Source: Autism
Understanding Autism
Autism
Understanding Autism. By Morgan Gilbard ’15 on September 15th, 2017. Hobart and William Smith Colleges will welcome inclusivity advocate and …


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AJ Drexel Autism Institute Partnering With Eagles for Inaugural Autism Challenge

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AJ Drexel Autism Institute Partnering With Eagles for Inaugural Autism Challenge
For the Philadelphia Eagles’ inaugural Eagles Autism Challenge bike ride and 5K run/walk, Drexel University’s A.J. Drexel Autism Institute was named …
Source: Autism
AJ Drexel Autism Institute Partnering With Eagles for Inaugural Autism Challenge
Autism
For the Philadelphia Eagles’ inaugural Eagles Autism Challenge bike ride and 5K run/walk, Drexel University’s A.J. Drexel Autism Institute was named …


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Asperger Disorder: Gone But Not Forgotten

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Asperger Disorder: Gone But Not Forgotten
Lorna Wing called attention to a group of children with classical symptoms of autism early in life, who developed fluent speech and wanted to …
Source: Autism
Asperger Disorder: Gone But Not Forgotten
Autism
Lorna Wing called attention to a group of children with classical symptoms of autism early in life, who developed fluent speech and wanted to …


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BRIEF-‍Fitch says latest ACA bill includes Medicaid repeal, replace provisions for states​

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BRIEF-‍Fitch says latest ACA bill includes Medicaid repeal, replace provisions for states​
BRIEF-‍Fitch says latest ACA bill includes Medicaid repeal, replace provisions for states​. Reuters Staff. 2 Min Read. Sept 15 (Reuters) – Fitch:‍.
Source: Medicaid
BRIEF-‍Fitch says latest ACA bill includes Medicaid repeal, replace provisions for states​
Medicaid
BRIEF-‍Fitch says latest ACA bill includes Medicaid repeal, replace provisions for states​. Reuters Staff. 2 Min Read. Sept 15 (Reuters) – Fitch:‍.


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A Cool Grandma of Special Needs Kids Gets Help

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A Cool Grandma of Special Needs Kids Gets Help
After adopting three special needs grandsons, Cathy needed help and found it from OB partner Hill Country Daily Bread in the form of food and …
Source: Special Needs
A Cool Grandma of Special Needs Kids Gets Help
Special Needs
After adopting three special needs grandsons, Cathy needed help and found it from OB partner Hill Country Daily Bread in the form of food and …


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Eagles partner with CHOP, Drexel, Jefferson to raise funds for autism research

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Eagles partner with CHOP, Drexel, Jefferson to raise funds for autism research
At Lincoln Financial Field, an Eagles-themed puzzle piece, the primary symbol for autism, was displayed as Jeff Lurie announced a partnership to …
Source: Autism
Eagles partner with CHOP, Drexel, Jefferson to raise funds for autism research
Autism
At Lincoln Financial Field, an Eagles-themed puzzle piece, the primary symbol for autism, was displayed as Jeff Lurie announced a partnership to …


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Kilgore SAFFE Day to mark 6th year

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Kilgore SAFFE Day to mark 6th year
16, the free event encourages the community to gather at the World’s Richest Acre for a day tailored to children and adults with special needs and their …
Source: Special Needs
Kilgore SAFFE Day to mark 6th year
Special Needs
16, the free event encourages the community to gather at the World’s Richest Acre for a day tailored to children and adults with special needs and their …


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Number Of Children With Autism Being Excluded Has Risen And It's 'Incredibly Troubling'

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Number Of Children With Autism Being Excluded Has Risen And It’s ‘Incredibly Troubling’
National autism charities say this increase is “incredibly troubling”, but they are even more concerned that these figures don’t show “illegal exclusions” …
Source: Autism
Number Of Children With Autism Being Excluded Has Risen And It’s ‘Incredibly Troubling’
Autism
National autism charities say this increase is “incredibly troubling”, but they are even more concerned that these figures don’t show “illegal exclusions” …


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Plan for the future of your child with special needs at Marbridge expo Saturday

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Plan for the future of your child with special needs at Marbridge expo Saturday
Marbridge resident Barbara Jones eats dinner with Ronnie Farrell in the dining room at Marbridge. LAURA SKELDING/AMERICAN-STATESMAN …
Source: Special Needs
Plan for the future of your child with special needs at Marbridge expo Saturday
Special Needs
Marbridge resident Barbara Jones eats dinner with Ronnie Farrell in the dining room at Marbridge. LAURA SKELDING/AMERICAN-STATESMAN …


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Medicaid billing snafu costs Wisconsin pharmacies $2.7 million

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Medicaid billing snafu costs Wisconsin pharmacies .7 million
Wisconsin pharmacies lost $2.7 million in claims because of a billing error by a contractor with the state’s Medicaid program. The state sent letters to …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid billing snafu costs Wisconsin pharmacies .7 million
Medicaid
Wisconsin pharmacies lost $2.7 million in claims because of a billing error by a contractor with the state’s Medicaid program. The state sent letters to …


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Freedom Friday: It's Time We Rethink the Term 'Special Needs'

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Freedom Friday: It’s Time We Rethink the Term ‘Special Needs
Language and the way we talk about disability issues are a powerful tool for change. The term ‘special needs‘ is often thrown around without much …
Source: Special Needs
Freedom Friday: It’s Time We Rethink the Term ‘Special Needs
Special Needs
Language and the way we talk about disability issues are a powerful tool for change. The term ‘special needs’ is often thrown around without much …


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Rough back-to-school week for district with 3 kids left alone on buses

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Rough back-to-school week for district with 3 kids left alone on buses
According to reports, a 9-year-old special needs student was left unsupervised Wednesday in the parking lot of Paterson School No. 15. A family …
Source: Special Needs
Rough back-to-school week for district with 3 kids left alone on buses
Special Needs
According to reports, a 9-year-old special needs student was left unsupervised Wednesday in the parking lot of Paterson School No. 15. A family …


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Special Needs Planning Newsletter: We All Want the Best for Our Children

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Special Needs Planning Newsletter: We All Want the Best for Our Children
My two-and-a-half-year-old son has been doing a lot of growing up lately. His mastery of language and understanding of social concepts astound and …
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Planning Newsletter: We All Want the Best for Our Children
Special Needs
My two-and-a-half-year-old son has been doing a lot of growing up lately. His mastery of language and understanding of social concepts astound and …


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Medicaid's “Welcome Mat” Effect Means Medicaid Expansion Helps Children Get Health Coverage

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Medicaid’s “Welcome Mat” Effect Means Medicaid Expansion Helps Children Get Health Coverage
This is one of the often overlooked benefits of a state choosing to expand Medicaid to adults – many children get coverage as well. The key findings:.
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid’s “Welcome Mat” Effect Means Medicaid Expansion Helps Children Get Health Coverage
Medicaid
This is one of the often overlooked benefits of a state choosing to expand Medicaid to adults – many children get coverage as well. The key findings:.


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Philadelphia Eagles Announce Eagles Autism Challenge

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Philadelphia Eagles Announce Eagles Autism Challenge
The Philadelphia Eagles have launched the Eagles Autism Challenge, a cycling and 5K event that includes the participation of coaches, players, …
Source: Autism
Philadelphia Eagles Announce Eagles Autism Challenge
Autism
The Philadelphia Eagles have launched the Eagles Autism Challenge, a cycling and 5K event that includes the participation of coaches, players, …


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DeVos stops at JCCC technical education programs on innovative schools tour

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DeVos stops at JCCC technical education programs on innovative schools tour
“And we need to be focused on ensuring that they have the opportunity to … leaving higher-need students and those with special needs behind.
Source: Special Needs
DeVos stops at JCCC technical education programs on innovative schools tour
Special Needs
“And we need to be focused on ensuring that they have the opportunity to … leaving higher-need students and those with special needs behind.


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Bacterial infection in pregnancy may up autism risk in kids

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Bacterial infection in pregnancy may up autism risk in kids
Moms-to-be need to be extremely careful about the unborn child as a study shows that bacterial infection in mothers during pregnancy can lead to …
Source: Autism
Bacterial infection in pregnancy may up autism risk in kids
Autism
Moms-to-be need to be extremely careful about the unborn child as a study shows that bacterial infection in mothers during pregnancy can lead to …


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Special Needs Student Voted Urbandale's Homecoming King

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Special Needs Student Voted Urbandale’s Homecoming King
His best buddy says after Southeast Polk had two special needs students on their Homecoming Court last year she knew Andrew could do it.
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Student Voted Urbandale’s Homecoming King
Special Needs
His best buddy says after Southeast Polk had two special needs students on their Homecoming Court last year she knew Andrew could do it.


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Special Needs Resources

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Special Needs Resources
Home; > Books; > Special Needs Resources. Please note: NAHS/NJAHS products will display for sponsors linked to registered chapters only.
Source: Special Needs
Special Needs Resources
Special Needs
Home; > Books; > Special Needs Resources. Please note: NAHS/NJAHS products will display for sponsors linked to registered chapters only.


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