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The Youngstown Vindicator
Federal law inhibits substance abuse treatmentwhile an act of Congress typically would be required, an emergency declaration
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 hours ago
while an act of Congress typically would be required, an emergency declaration would allow the Department of Health and Human Services Secretary to immediately grant waivers. “This is the single fastest way to increase treatment availability... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Meth still region’s drug of choice — and it’s gaining popularity“What we are seeing in the data is alarming,” Minnesota Department of Human Ser
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
“What we are seeing in the data is alarming,” Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Emily Piper said in a release. “Methamphetamine use is now second only to alcohol for treatment admissions in Minnesota. The good news is: Treatment... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Master gardener: Topeka Mural Project creates perfect backdrop for community gardenartist selected oversee the project was Topeka native John Sebelius, son of for
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
artist selected oversee the project was Topeka native John Sebelius, son of former United States Secretary of Health and Human Services and Governor Kathleen Sebelius. Sebelius, who grew up in Topeka, attended Potwin Elementary School, Robinson... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka Mural Project transforms shipping containerartist selected oversee the project was Topeka native John Sebelius, son of for
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
artist selected oversee the project was Topeka native John Sebelius, son of former United States Secretary of Health and Human Services and Governor Kathleen Sebelius. Sebelius, who grew up in Topeka, attended Potwin Elementary School, Robinson... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Tribal liaison leaves pipeline reviewThe departments of Human Services and Education, for instance, have had offices
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
The departments of Human Services and Education, for instance, have had offices related to tribal affairs for decades. More recently, in 2013, Dayton used an executive order to affirm a government-to-government relationship between the state and... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Origin of an activist: Tribal liaison leaves pipeline review,...tribal liaisons can be viewed as both a relatively new phenomenon and tried-and
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
tribal liaisons can be viewed as both a relatively new phenomenon and tried-and-true intermediary. The departments of Human Services and Education, for instance, have had offices related to tribal affairs for decades. More recently, in 2013,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mom admits beating son with belt until it brokebond. The judge ordered that Bell’s contact with her children be supervised by
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
bond. The judge ordered that Bell’s contact with her children be supervised by the state’s Department of Health and Human Services and that she use no corporal punishment against her children. Police said Bell indicated that she worked in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kansas trial to examine bias claim against Kobach's officejury, and the presiding judge is U.S. Magistrate Gary Sebelius, the husband of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
jury, and the presiding judge is U.S. Magistrate Gary Sebelius, the husband of former Democratic Gov. and U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Follow John Hanna on Twitter at https://twitter.com/apjdhanna . Sign up for the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Court file: Michigan girl who killed toddler heard voicesMichigan suffers from "serious mental health" issues, including hearing a demon
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 hours ago
Michigan suffers from "serious mental health" issues, including hearing a demon's voice. The Department of Health and Human Services filed a petition in Muskegon County Family Court saying the girl, who was also cared for at the home daycare,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Court file: Michigan girl who killed toddler heard voicesMichigan suffers from "serious mental health" issues, including hearing a demon
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 hours ago
Michigan suffers from "serious mental health" issues, including hearing a demon's voice. The Department of Health and Human Services filed a petition in Muskegon County Family Court saying the girl, who was also cared for at the home daycare,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Court file: Michigan girl who killed toddler heard voicesthis year suffers from "serious mental health" issues, including hearing a demo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 hours ago
this year suffers from "serious mental health" issues, including hearing a demon's voice. The Department of Health and Human Services filed a petition in Muskegon County Family Court saying the girl, who was also cared for at the home daycare,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
What Trump's Increasing Isolation Could Mean For His Presidencylike Nikki, because if you don't—," Trump said. "Otherwise she can easily be re
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 hours ago
like Nikki, because if you don't—," Trump said. "Otherwise she can easily be replaced, right?" And there was Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, who stood awkwardly behind the president when he spoke at the Boy Scouts Jamboree last... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
What Trump's Increasing Isolation Could Mean For His Presidencylike Nikki, because if you don't—," Trump said. "Otherwise she can easily be re
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
like Nikki, because if you don't—," Trump said. "Otherwise she can easily be replaced, right?" And there was Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, who stood awkwardly behind the president when he spoke at the Boy Scouts Jamboree last... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Koh to run for Tsongas seatformer state public health commissioner who served as assistant secretary for h
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
former state public health commissioner who served as assistant secretary for health of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in the Obama administration. Howard Koh spoke at UMass Lowell's graduate commencement in 2014. * His uncle,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Legislators lock horns over tech contractthe contract, Deloitte Consulting would provide support for about 200 software
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 hours ago
the contract, Deloitte Consulting would provide support for about 200 software applications used by the state Department of Human Services. Some lawmakers questioned why the company, a division of New York-based Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Best pals handed 18-month sentencesA former state Department of Human Services employee and her best friend were s
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
A former state Department of Human Services employee and her best friend were sentenced Friday to 18 months in federal prison for their admitted participation in a scheme that defrauded child-nutrition programs of $253,817.44. Alexis Young of Bryant... Read more
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The Border Mail
Slumlords' grip on rooming houses unweakened, days from crackdownabout their rights if they are evicted. The agency said local councils, housing
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
about their rights if they are evicted. The agency said local councils, housing groups and the Department of Health and Human Services would work with evicted residents to help them find new homes. The new laws will not overturn a continued... Read more
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The Courier
Slumlords' grip on rooming houses unweakened, days from crackdownabout their rights if they are evicted. The agency said local councils, housing
The Courier / Posted yesterday
about their rights if they are evicted. The agency said local councils, housing groups and the Department of Health and Human Services would work with evicted residents to help them find new homes. The new laws will not overturn a continued... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Slumlords' grip on Victorian rooming houses unweakened, days from crackdownabout their rights if they are evicted. The agency said local councils, housing
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
about their rights if they are evicted. The agency said local councils, housing groups and the Department of Health and Human Services would work with evicted residents to help them find new homes. The new laws will not overturn a continued... Read more
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The Age
Slumlords' grip on Victorian rooming houses unweakened, days from crackdownabout their rights if they are evicted. The agency said local councils, housing
The Age / Posted yesterday
about their rights if they are evicted. The agency said local councils, housing groups and the Department of Health and Human Services would work with evicted residents to help them find new homes. The new laws will not overturn a continued... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Nonprofit Profilefor those with dementia and their caregivers,” said Brittany Warrichaiet, publi
The Shawano Leader / Posted yesterday
for those with dementia and their caregivers,” said Brittany Warrichaiet, public health nurse for Oconto County Health & Human Services. The fund also raised money this summer with a beverage booth at Sun Drop Dayz in Shawano. “It was very good... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Aaron Reid, President and CEO, United Way of Warren CountyButler County United Way, have joined forces to launch HelpLink 2-1-1, an infor
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Butler County United Way, have joined forces to launch HelpLink 2-1-1, an information and referral helpline for health and human services. Staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, calls are answered by professionally-trained... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Troubling trend in teen self-harmhas always been there but it has gotten more intense though,” said Alan Barry,
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
has always been there but it has gotten more intense though,” said Alan Barry, commissioner of the Greenwich Department of Human Services. More adolescents may have learned about self-harm through Internet videos and posts, he said. “Probably our... Read more
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The News-Times
Troubling trend in teen self-harmhas always been there but it has gotten more intense though,” said Alan Barry,
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
has always been there but it has gotten more intense though,” said Alan Barry, commissioner of the Greenwich Department of Human Services. More adolescents may have learned about self-harm through Internet videos and posts, he said. “Probably our... Read more
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Deseret News
After a week of arrests, Operation Rio Grande leaders focus on treatmenton job training and employment, is still in the planning stages. Starting Frid
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
on job training and employment, is still in the planning stages. Starting Friday, staffers from the Utah Department of Human Services began what will be at least two weeks of assessments of individuals booked into jail as part of Operation Rio... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
7 patients removed from unlicensed elder care home in San Franciscoand several who required licensed, around-the-clock medical care, said Chandra
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
and several who required licensed, around-the-clock medical care, said Chandra Johnson, a spokeswoman for the city’s Human Services Agency, which oversees the adult protective services unit. Nurses and social workers have been working with... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
EpiPen maker settles: It'll pay less than what it got by allegedly overchargingand Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) both noted that
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) both noted that an investigation by the Health and Human Services Department's Office of Inspector General concluded that Medicaid programs paid Mylan $1.27 billion more than... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: Trump Administration Poised to Reverse HHS Contraceptive Mandatebe exempt due to religious objections. The mandate was inserted into Obamacare
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
be exempt due to religious objections. The mandate was inserted into Obamacare by the former Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary Kathleen Sebelius – an abortion activist – and bureaucrats in her department. Following... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Reformer Molly McGrath Tierney resigns from Baltimore Department of Social Servicesbound by privacy laws. State officials have said they cannot confirm or deny a
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
bound by privacy laws. State officials have said they cannot confirm or deny an investigation. The Maryland Department of Human Services, which oversees the city department, declined a Public Information Act request from The Sun in June, citing... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 Arkansas women sentenced for roles in scheme to steal money intended for at-risk childrenof Agriculture. Warren sponsored the program and reportedly sent an application
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
of Agriculture. Warren sponsored the program and reportedly sent an application with inflated numbers to the Department of Human Services, where Young, an agency employee, approved it. The investigation is ongoing, authorities say. Read... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
NC legislators to talk toxic GenX during Wilmington visitlocal officials and the secretaries of the N.C. Department of Environmental Qua
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
local officials and the secretaries of the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and N.C. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) are invited to attend Wednesday’s meeting. It will be the first of “multiple meetings the commission... Read more
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Dover Post
Delaware Medicaid Program to be reimbursed almost $900Kor NDC holders, such as Mylan, to sign a Rebate Agreement with the Secretary of
Dover Post / Posted yesterday
or NDC holders, such as Mylan, to sign a Rebate Agreement with the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a precondition for obtaining Medicaid coverage for their drugs and to pay quarterly rebates to state... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio Institute for Women’s Health warns patients personal data compromised in network hackthe company said. IFWH said it also notified both the Federal Bureau of Invest
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
the company said. IFWH said it also notified both the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Health and Human Services. “A variety of security measures were in place before this incident, including network filtering and security... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
A solar canopy will be built at the Franklin County Jailmental health services, substance abuse services, said Christopher Donelan. “If
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
mental health services, substance abuse services, said Christopher Donelan. “If we can divert away from utilities towards human services, that’s a win for us.” Sheriff Donelan told 22News both workers and visitors will be able to charge their... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria man found to be sexually violentJudge Kevin Lyons earlier this week means that Branden Erwin, 39, will stay in
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
Judge Kevin Lyons earlier this week means that Branden Erwin, 39, will stay in the custody of the Illinois Department of Human Services for treatment. He has been held at the DHS secure facility in Rushville, where he undergoes treatment. He will... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Delaware Medicaid Program to be reimbursed almost $900Kor NDC holders, such as Mylan, to sign a Rebate Agreement with the Secretary of
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted yesterday
or NDC holders, such as Mylan, to sign a Rebate Agreement with the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a precondition for obtaining Medicaid coverage for their drugs and to pay quarterly rebates to state... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich United Way gives additional $10,000 to Food BankWay, the agency has given more than $1 million in grants to member organization
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Way, the agency has given more than $1 million in grants to member organizations since the beginning of 2017 to help with human services needs in Greenwich. According to the United Way’s 2016 needs assessment survey, the percentage of children... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich United Way gives additional $10,000 to Food BankWay, the agency has given more than $1 million in grants to member organization
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
Way, the agency has given more than $1 million in grants to member organizations since the beginning of 2017 to help with human services needs in Greenwich. According to the United Way’s 2016 needs assessment survey, the percentage of children... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Greenwich United Way gives additional $10,000 to Food BankWay, the agency has given more than $1 million in grants to member organization
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Way, the agency has given more than $1 million in grants to member organizations since the beginning of 2017 to help with human services needs in Greenwich. According to the United Way’s 2016 needs assessment survey, the percentage of children... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas preschool director says teacher fired after posting video of toddlers fightingat least 30 seconds. Simpson said she fired the teacher later that night and r
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
at least 30 seconds. Simpson said she fired the teacher later that night and reported the incident to the Department of Human Services on Tuesday morning. When reached Friday afternoon, an official at the department would not confirm an... Read more
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Alaska Public
Preventing fetal alcohol exposure and its effectsand a noted speaker on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) and Women and Ad
Alaska Public / Posted yesterday
and a noted speaker on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) and Women and Addictions. Ms. Mitchell has a Master of Human Services (MHS) degree and is a licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselor (LCADC) with thirty-three years of... Read more
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The Christian Post
Planned Parenthood Poll Misleads on Taxpayer Funding for AbortionStates for subsidizing abortion with taxpayer dollars. The Hyde Amendment is an
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
States for subsidizing abortion with taxpayer dollars. The Hyde Amendment is an annual rider attached to the Health and Human Services Appropriations bill that prevents federal dollars from paying for elective abortions. Ever since the Hyde... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: Health activists question plan to close county clinicssend patients to Marin Community Clinics instead. Under the plan being consider
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
send patients to Marin Community Clinics instead. Under the plan being considered, the county’s Department of Health and Human Services’ low-income clinics for dental, sexually transmitted disease treatment, tuberculosis, hepatitis C nand HIV... Read more
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NBC San Diego
County Requests Feedback on Backcountry Ambulance Servicesservice, to the right person, at the right time," added Parr. County officials
NBC San Diego / Posted yesterday
service, to the right person, at the right time," added Parr. County officials said the forums, organized by the County Health and Human Services Agency's office of Emergency Medical Services (EMS), are set for the following dates and lo... Read more
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FOX Business
Malloy plan would eliminate school aid to 85 districtsthe absence of an adopted budget from the General Assembly, my administration i
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
the absence of an adopted budget from the General Assembly, my administration is reallocating resources to pay for basic human services, education in our most challenged school districts and the basic operation of government," Malloy said, adding... Read more
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FOX Business
Malloy plan would eliminate school aid to 85 districtsthe absence of an adopted budget from the General Assembly, my administration i
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
the absence of an adopted budget from the General Assembly, my administration is reallocating resources to pay for basic human services, education in our most challenged school districts and the basic operation of government," Malloy said, adding... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Wright State gets grant for opioid addiction trainingwill help train local phyisicians on medically assisted treatment of opioid add
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
will help train local phyisicians on medically assisted treatment of opioid addiction. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services was awarded it to the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, along with a $499,095 grant toward... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Governor: Some school districts will get funding, others will notthe absence of an adopted budget from the General Assembly, my administration i
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
the absence of an adopted budget from the General Assembly, my administration is reallocating resources to pay for basic human services, education in our most challenged school districts, and the basic operation of government,” Malloy said. “The... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Trump administration picks, resignations and withdrawalsand has been one of Trump's closest economic advisers. [ + - ] Trump announc
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
and has been one of Trump's closest economic advisers. [ + - ] Trump announced plans to nominate Georgia Representative Tom Price to run the Department of Health and Human Services. Price has been an outspoken critic of Obamacar... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump administration picks, resignations and withdrawalsand has been one of Trump's closest economic advisers. [ + - ] Trump announc
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
and has been one of Trump's closest economic advisers. [ + - ] Trump announced plans to nominate Georgia Representative Tom Price to run the Department of Health and Human Services. Price has been an outspoken critic of Obamacar... Read more
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