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Daily Archives: September 22, 2017

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HHS head: GOP health bill could result in $820M NH Medicaid cut

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HHS head: GOP health bill could result in 0M NH Medicaid cut
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner Jeffrey Meyers predicted a sharp financial toll on the state’s Medicaid …
Source: Medicaid
HHS head: GOP health bill could result in 0M NH Medicaid cut
Medicaid
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner Jeffrey Meyers predicted a sharp financial toll on the state’s Medicaid …


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Where Does Personalized Learning End and Special Education Begin?

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Where Does Personalized Learning End and Special Education Begin?
There are different types of learning environments that serve students with special needs. Some of them are separate settings, and others are inclusive …
Source: Special Needs
Where Does Personalized Learning End and Special Education Begin?
Special Needs
There are different types of learning environments that serve students with special needs. Some of them are separate settings, and others are inclusive …


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head teacher, moderate special needs 5-12

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head teacher, moderate special needs 5-12
The League School of Greater Boston is a year-round program dedicated to the education of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our team …
Source: Special Needs
head teacher, moderate special needs 5-12
Special Needs
The League School of Greater Boston is a year-round program dedicated to the education of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our team …


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Police: Man raped special needs teen inside Philadelphia rec center

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Police: Man raped special needs teen inside Philadelphia rec center
SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) – Philadelphia Police have arrested and charged a man with raping a special needs teenager inside a South …
Source: Special Needs
Police: Man raped special needs teen inside Philadelphia rec center
Special Needs
SOUTH PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) – Philadelphia Police have arrested and charged a man with raping a special needs teenager inside a South …


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Medicaid Directors Group Slams Obamacare Repeal

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Medicaid Directors Group Slams Obamacare Repeal
Under the proposed Graham-Cassidy legislation to repeal and replace the Obamacare, the board of the National Association of Medicaid Directors …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Directors Group Slams Obamacare Repeal
Medicaid
Under the proposed Graham-Cassidy legislation to repeal and replace the Obamacare, the board of the National Association of Medicaid Directors …


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Medicaid Directors Issue Strong Statement Against Graham-Cassidy Bill

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Medicaid Directors Issue Strong Statement Against Graham-Cassidy Bill
Medicaid directors are no strangers to innovation, the letter states, but to succeed, “these efforts must be undertaken in a thoughtful, deliberative, and …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Directors Issue Strong Statement Against Graham-Cassidy Bill
Medicaid
Medicaid directors are no strangers to innovation, the letter states, but to succeed, “these efforts must be undertaken in a thoughtful, deliberative, and …


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National Association of Medicaid Directors against GOP Trumpcare

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National Association of Medicaid Directors against GOP Trumpcare
Medicaid directors speak out against latest G. The NAMD highlighted its concerns with the new health care bill sponsored by Sens. Lindsey Graham …
Source: Medicaid
National Association of Medicaid Directors against GOP Trumpcare
Medicaid
Medicaid directors speak out against latest G. The NAMD highlighted its concerns with the new health care bill sponsored by Sens. Lindsey Graham …


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Obamacare overhaul cuts Medicaid funding by $713 billion: Analysis

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Obamacare overhaul cuts Medicaid funding by 3 billion: Analysis
A bill to overhaul Obamacare would substantially cut Medicaid funding to states by $713 billion through 2026 and more than $3.5 trillion over the next …
Source: Medicaid
Obamacare overhaul cuts Medicaid funding by 3 billion: Analysis
Medicaid
A bill to overhaul Obamacare would substantially cut Medicaid funding to states by $713 billion through 2026 and more than $3.5 trillion over the next …


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Transgender women sue Iowa over Medicaid coverage ban

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Transgender women sue Iowa over Medicaid coverage ban
Two transgender women are suing an Iowa state agency, arguing the state’s ban on Medicaid coverage for sex reassignment-related medical services …
Source: Medicaid
Transgender women sue Iowa over Medicaid coverage ban
Medicaid
Two transgender women are suing an Iowa state agency, arguing the state’s ban on Medicaid coverage for sex reassignment-related medical services …


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From Medicaid to McCain: 7 Things Arizonans Need to Know About Health Care Bill

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From Medicaid to McCain: 7 Things Arizonans Need to Know About Health Care Bill
States that have expanded Medicaid stand to lose the most under Graham-Cassidy. Arizona is one of those states. Back in 2013, we expanded access …
Source: Medicaid
From Medicaid to McCain: 7 Things Arizonans Need to Know About Health Care Bill
Medicaid
States that have expanded Medicaid stand to lose the most under Graham-Cassidy. Arizona is one of those states. Back in 2013, we expanded access …


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What Trump Calls "Great," All 50 State Directors of Medicaid Say Is Terrible

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What Trump Calls “Great,” All 50 State Directors of Medicaid Say Is Terrible
… actually “great” and would “help people,” all 50 state Medicaid directors have signed on to a letter denouncing Republicans’ latest effort to repeal the …
Source: Medicaid
What Trump Calls “Great,” All 50 State Directors of Medicaid Say Is Terrible
Medicaid
… actually “great” and would “help people,” all 50 state Medicaid directors have signed on to a letter denouncing Republicans’ latest effort to repeal the …


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September | 2017

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September | 2017
Medicaid director of pharmacy awarded the 2017 Spirit of Pharmacy Award. September 22, 2017. 0. Terri Kirby, director of Pharmacy for the …
Source: Medicaid
September | 2017
Medicaid
Medicaid director of pharmacy awarded the 2017 Spirit of Pharmacy Award. September 22, 2017. 0. Terri Kirby, director of Pharmacy for the …


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Two one-eyed orphaned special needs kittens become best friends

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Two one-eyed orphaned special needs kittens become best friends
These two orphaned kittens with special needs have found each other and become the cutest little besties. Ozzy, the black kitten, was born with …
Source: Special Needs
Two one-eyed orphaned special needs kittens become best friends
Special Needs
These two orphaned kittens with special needs have found each other and become the cutest little besties. Ozzy, the black kitten, was born with …


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Snapchat video shows Florida childcare workers taunting, throwing objects at boy with autism

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Snapchat video shows Florida childcare workers taunting, throwing objects at boy with autism
Authorities in Florida are searching for two childcare workers who filmed themselves taunting and throwing objects at an 8-year-old boy with autism.
Source: Autism
Snapchat video shows Florida childcare workers taunting, throwing objects at boy with autism
Autism
Authorities in Florida are searching for two childcare workers who filmed themselves taunting and throwing objects at an 8-year-old boy with autism.


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Lawsuit: Specialneeds student molested multiple times on school bus

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Lawsuit: Specialneeds student molested multiple times on school bus
A lawsuit alleges a specialneeds student was molested multiple times by fellow pupils on a school bus operated by IC Bus or a similarly-named entity …
Source: Special Needs
Lawsuit: Specialneeds student molested multiple times on school bus
Special Needs
A lawsuit alleges a special-needs student was molested multiple times by fellow pupils on a school bus operated by IC Bus or a similarly-named entity …


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Medicaid Directors From Red And Blue States Reject Graham-Cassidy Repeal

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Medicaid Directors From Red And Blue States Reject Graham-Cassidy Repeal
In a blistering statement released Friday morning, the association representing state Medicaid directors took Congress to task for rushing a bill to the …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Directors From Red And Blue States Reject Graham-Cassidy Repeal
Medicaid
In a blistering statement released Friday morning, the association representing state Medicaid directors took Congress to task for rushing a bill to the …


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Oklahoma school locks special needs boy in closet as punishment: 'Don't worry — it hardly ever …

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Oklahoma school locks special needs boy in closet as punishment: ‘Don’t worry — it hardly ever …
Nick Wynne is a first-grader at Mustang Creek Elementary School, where he’s in a special needs class to help with his attention-deficit/hyperactivity …
Source: Special Needs
Oklahoma school locks special needs boy in closet as punishment: ‘Don’t worry — it hardly ever …
Special Needs
Nick Wynne is a first-grader at Mustang Creek Elementary School, where he’s in a special needs class to help with his attention-deficit/hyperactivity …


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Video shows child care workers taunting, abusing autistic boy

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Video shows child care workers taunting, abusing autistic boy
Two child care workers in Florida surrendered to authorities after they were identified on video taunting an 8-year-old autistic student — hitting the boy …
Source: Autism
Video shows child care workers taunting, abusing autistic boy
Autism
Two child care workers in Florida surrendered to authorities after they were identified on video taunting an 8-year-old autistic student — hitting the boy …


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WNEP-TV's Trail of Treats 2017

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WNEP-TV’s Trail of Treats 2017
Up to 500 special needs folks from our area will enjoy a special Halloween Trail of Treats! By invitation only, people will come with their groups to ‘trick …
Source: Special Needs
WNEP-TV’s Trail of Treats 2017
Special Needs
Up to 500 special needs folks from our area will enjoy a special Halloween Trail of Treats! By invitation only, people will come with their groups to ‘trick …


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Asbury Park Boy With Autism Left At Wrong Bus Stop, Mother Says

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Asbury Park Boy With Autism Left At Wrong Bus Stop, Mother Says
Javon has non-verbal autism. Jovonta told ABC 7 Eyewitness News that the mother of another child saw the boy and took Javon back to the Bradley …
Source: Autism
Asbury Park Boy With Autism Left At Wrong Bus Stop, Mother Says
Autism
Javon has non-verbal autism. Jovonta told ABC 7 Eyewitness News that the mother of another child saw the boy and took Javon back to the Bradley …


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Red-state Medicaid directors sound the alarm about Cassidy-Graham

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Red-state Medicaid directors sound the alarm about Cassidy-Graham
It turns out that this aspect of Cassidy-Graham has many Medicaid directors very, very worried — even in multiple red states. I’m told that many …
Source: Medicaid
Red-state Medicaid directors sound the alarm about Cassidy-Graham
Medicaid
It turns out that this aspect of Cassidy-Graham has many Medicaid directors very, very worried — even in multiple red states. I’m told that many …


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Meeting: Southwest Dubois Schools

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Meeting: Southwest Dubois Schools
Approved the resignations of Huntingburg special needs assistant Allison Biecker and Southridge special needs assistant Natalie Meece.
Source: Special Needs
Meeting: Southwest Dubois Schools
Special Needs
Approved the resignations of Huntingburg special needs assistant Allison Biecker and Southridge special needs assistant Natalie Meece.


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Women wanted for taunting child with autism on video arrested

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Women wanted for taunting child with autism on video arrested
WINTER HAVEN (FOX 13) – The women wanted for taunting a child with autism on video have turned themselves in, police said. Kaderrica Smith, 26 …
Source: Autism
Women wanted for taunting child with autism on video arrested
Autism
WINTER HAVEN (FOX 13) – The women wanted for taunting a child with autism on video have turned themselves in, police said. Kaderrica Smith, 26 …


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Excess screen time leads to autism-like traits, including poorer quality friendships and fewer social …

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Excess screen time leads to autism-like traits, including poorer quality friendships and fewer social …
CHILDREN who spend too much time in front of screens and on social media risk developing autism-like traits, Queensland research has found.
Source: Autism
Excess screen time leads to autism-like traits, including poorer quality friendships and fewer social …
Autism
CHILDREN who spend too much time in front of screens and on social media risk developing autism-like traits, Queensland research has found.


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Video: Autistic boy attacked on school bus in Michigan

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Video: Autistic boy attacked on school bus in Michigan
A mother is demanding answers after her autistic son was attacked by another child with special needs on a Walled Lake school bus. Walled Lake …
Source: Special Needs
Video: Autistic boy attacked on school bus in Michigan
Special Needs
A mother is demanding answers after her autistic son was attacked by another child with special needs on a Walled Lake school bus. Walled Lake …


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Fever Benefits for Autism in a Food

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Fever Benefits for Autism in a Food
Dramatic improvements in autistic children when they get a fever suggests that the disease may be reversible if one can replicate the phenomenon in …
Source: Autism
Fever Benefits for Autism in a Food
Autism
Dramatic improvements in autistic children when they get a fever suggests that the disease may be reversible if one can replicate the phenomenon in …


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Madison police search for missing person with autism

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Madison police search for missing person with autism
(WMTV) – Madison police are looking for a 25-year-old man with autism who walked away from a group home located in the 6700 block of Tottenham …
Source: Autism
Madison police search for missing person with autism
Autism
(WMTV) – Madison police are looking for a 25-year-old man with autism who walked away from a group home located in the 6700 block of Tottenham …


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Lab-grown spheres yield star-shaped brain cells

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Lab-grown spheres yield star-shaped brain cells
Researchers could use the method to explore the role of these star-shaped support cells in autism. Astrocytes are the most abundant cells in the brain.
Source: Autism
Lab-grown spheres yield star-shaped brain cells
Autism
Researchers could use the method to explore the role of these star-shaped support cells in autism. Astrocytes are the most abundant cells in the brain.


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Madison police search for missing man with autism

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Madison police search for missing man with autism
Police say Charles Pautsch, 25, walked away from a group home in the 6700 block of Tottenham Road around 1:30 a.m. Friday. Officers started …
Source: Autism
Madison police search for missing man with autism
Autism
Police say Charles Pautsch, 25, walked away from a group home in the 6700 block of Tottenham Road around 1:30 a.m. Friday. Officers started …


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Video shows Florida child care workers taunting, throwing objects at 8-year-old autistic boy

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Video shows Florida child care workers taunting, throwing objects at 8-year-old autistic boy
Police in Winter Haven, Fla., have issued warrants for the arrest of two Florida child care employees captured on a video taunting and throwing objects …
Source: Autism
Video shows Florida child care workers taunting, throwing objects at 8-year-old autistic boy
Autism
Police in Winter Haven, Fla., have issued warrants for the arrest of two Florida child care employees captured on a video taunting and throwing objects …


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Tammy Rose, 36, devotes her life to children

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Tammy Rose, 36, devotes her life to children
Rose has also helped coordinate a special needs prom, for which she collected over 500 dresses so the girls could choose the perfect outfit for their …
Source: Special Needs
Tammy Rose, 36, devotes her life to children
Special Needs
Rose has also helped coordinate a special needs prom, for which she collected over 500 dresses so the girls could choose the perfect outfit for their …


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