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WLBT 3 Jackson
AG says Lauderdale Co. man pleads guilty to sexual battery of a vulnerable personsentence and the investigators who worked to hold this man responsible for his
AG says Lauderdale Co. man pleads guilty to sexual battery of a vulnerable person
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 35 minutes ago
sentence and the investigators who worked to hold this man responsible for his crime.” The case was investigated by Trey Rogers of the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and prosecuted by Special Assistant Attorney General Garland Ly... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
AG says Lauderdale Co. man pleads guilty to sexual battery of a vulnerable personsentence and the investigators who worked to hold this man responsible for his
AG says Lauderdale Co. man pleads guilty to sexual battery of a vulnerable person
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 53 minutes ago
sentence and the investigators who worked to hold this man responsible for his crime.” The case was investigated by Trey Rogers of the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and prosecuted by Special Assistant Attorney General Garland Ly... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Courts strike blows to GOP voter restricts in 3 statesaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Courts strike blows to GOP voter restricts in 3 states
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted an hour ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas A&M linebacker, wife killed at their homeaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Texas A&M linebacker, wife killed at their home
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted an hour ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County: State says improvements needed in home-based...in community-based employment can improve the lives of clients while simultaneo
Crow Wing County: State says improvements needed in home-based...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
in community-based employment can improve the lives of clients while simultaneously increasing wages and decreasing Medicaid dollars required to pay for services. "We do want people to have options," Lueck added. "Not just for cost, but for... Read more
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The News & Observer
Medicare counseling cuts equal bad policymean the difference between good health and bankruptcy. When we strip seniors o
Medicare counseling cuts equal bad policy
The News & Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
mean the difference between good health and bankruptcy. When we strip seniors of their savings, they are forced to rely on Medicaid, which costs us all more. Medicare counseling is a great investment, and SHIP needs more support – not less. Gina... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas A&M suspends 2 assistants for jokes at women's clinicaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Texas A&M suspends 2 assistants for jokes at women's clinic
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
14,000 to Lose State Medicaid BenefitsStarting Aug. 1, more than 14,000 adults on Connecticut’s Medicaid program, Hus
14,000 to Lose State Medicaid Benefits
NBC Connecticut / Posted 2 hours ago
Starting Aug. 1, more than 14,000 adults on Connecticut’s Medicaid program, Husky Connecticut, will have to find new healthcare providers. The enrollment period will close after sixty days. The change comes from state budget cuts made last year in... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
NFL quarterback Tim Tebow to speak in Brownwood next yearcommitted to pregnancy make life decisions. It provides free pregnancy tests, p
NFL quarterback Tim Tebow to speak in Brownwood next year
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 hours ago
committed to pregnancy make life decisions. It provides free pregnancy tests, pre-natal vitamins, and counsel with proof of Medicaid. Tebow will speak at 7 p.m., March 9at the Brownwood Coliseum. Tickets won't be available until January. Former... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Army releases report on Dallas gunman's sex harassment caseaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Army releases report on Dallas gunman's sex harassment case
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Butler County hospital ratingsfamily members and caregivers compare hospitals in an easily understandable way
Butler County hospital ratings
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 hours ago
family members and caregivers compare hospitals in an easily understandable way. Published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the ratings include the quality of care across the five health care settings that most families... Read more
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MedCity News
Latest advance of UDI initiative to keep Big Data geeks busy“deep learning,” the feds just handed them another victory, this time in the re
Latest advance of UDI initiative to keep Big Data geeks busy
MedCity News / Posted 4 hours ago
“deep learning,” the feds just handed them another victory, this time in the realm of medtech. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has come out in support of incorporating unique device identifiers in insurance claims forms. This... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
3 indicted in San Antonio restrained children casehave been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Adv
3 indicted in San Antonio restrained children case
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 hours ago
have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
3 indicted in San Antonio restrained children casehave been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Adv
3 indicted in San Antonio restrained children case
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 hours ago
have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Tim Kaine describes ‘very emotional moment’ of Hillary Clinton’s DNC speechrepealing of the Hyde Amendment, which critics say would allow for the unlimite
Tim Kaine describes ‘very emotional moment’ of Hillary Clinton’s DNC speech
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 hours ago
repealing of the Hyde Amendment, which critics say would allow for the unlimited federal funding of elective abortions for Medicaid recipients. But Kaine recently told the Weekly Standard that he had not been informed of that change. “I haven’t... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma delegates urge unity, but not all support Clintonhave been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Adv
Oklahoma delegates urge unity, but not all support Clinton
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 hours ago
have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Pilot program aims to help parents keep custody of troubled youthson central Ohio youths with developmental disabilities. Officials also expect a
Pilot program aims to help parents keep custody of troubled youths
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 hours ago
on central Ohio youths with developmental disabilities. Officials also expect about $500,000 in services could be billed to Medicaid. "That's certainly a step in the right direction, isn't it?" said Mark Butler of Whitehall, whose 18-year-old son,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Mosaic Earns Highest Rating in Hospital Qualitya new study, Mosaic Life Care now ranks among the top two percent of hospitals
Mosaic Earns Highest Rating in Hospital Quality
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 hours ago
a new study, Mosaic Life Care now ranks among the top two percent of hospitals in the nation. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) released their results from the Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating and Mosaic Life Care earned the highest... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Medical Center: Medicaid Hospital Quality Rating InaccurateAccording to Medicaid Hospital Quality Ratings released this week, the Universi
UVA Medical Center: Medicaid Hospital Quality Rating Inaccurate
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 6 hours ago
According to Medicaid Hospital Quality Ratings released this week, the University of Virginia Medical Center is ranked below average. The medical center says the ranking is not accurate. In the rating, the UVA Medical Center received only two out of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg Regional seeks changes to stem rising costsup to five years,” Williamson said. A big part of what's driving the change is
Spartanburg Regional seeks changes to stem rising costs
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
up to five years,” Williamson said. A big part of what's driving the change is the loss of millions of dollars in federal Medicaid reimbursements because the state did not expand Medicaid, officials said. “Last year Spartanburg Regional lost $20... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Three years since Erica Parsons reported missing, still few cluesa conspiracy to defraud the government. The indictment alleged the Parsons rec
Three years since Erica Parsons reported missing, still few clues
FOX Carolina / Posted 6 hours ago
a conspiracy to defraud the government. The indictment alleged the Parsons received government funded adoption assistance, Medicaid, Social Security, and Food and Nutrition Services benefits for a dependent that did not live with them and used the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Heart-wrenching documentary captures Steve Gleason battle ALSCongress to pass the Steve Gleason Act, making speech-generating technology for
Heart-wrenching documentary captures Steve Gleason battle ALS
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
Congress to pass the Steve Gleason Act, making speech-generating technology for ALS patients covered through Medicare and Medicaid. Painful and uplifting: The film brings with it its own pains and triumphs. Michel (center) estimated that she's... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV health officials develop plan to overhaul state's health delivery systemworked up the plan over an 18-month period with funding from a $1.94 million gr
WV health officials develop plan to overhaul state's health delivery system
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
worked up the plan over an 18-month period with funding from a $1.94 million grant from the federal Center for Medicare & Medicaid Intervention's State Innovation Model grant program. West Virginia was one of 21 "Round Two Model Design" award... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Lack of rain, hot weather plagues Albuquerquehave been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Adv
Lack of rain, hot weather plagues Albuquerque
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 hours ago
have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Reducing Unwanted Pregnancies - the least worst solutioninvasion of privacy, I know, and I don't like it, but it seems to me better tha
Reducing Unwanted Pregnancies - the least worst solution
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 hours ago
invasion of privacy, I know, and I don't like it, but it seems to me better than the alternatives. In the long run, the cost of the stipends will be paid back many times over in savings from Medicaid, special ed, crime, and prisons. Related Co... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lack of rain, hot weather plagues Albuquerquehave been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Adv
Lack of rain, hot weather plagues Albuquerque
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 7 hours ago
have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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NJ.com
Morris County seeking to privatize Morris View nursing homefrom the $6.8 million incurred in 2015 to $15.5 million annually by 2020. Pers
Morris County seeking to privatize Morris View nursing home
NJ.com / Posted 7 hours ago
from the $6.8 million incurred in 2015 to $15.5 million annually by 2020. Perselay cited dropping reimbursement rates from Medicaid and other sources along with risings costs to pay employees, including increases in their health care costs. In... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Longmont woman charged in theft of over $800K in brother's fundsbecause he had no money left. But an official at the care facility in Longmont
Longmont woman charged in theft of over $800K in brother's funds
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
because he had no money left. But an official at the care facility in Longmont said Jefferson actually did not qualify for Medicaid because he had too many assets, including the house in Illinois where Fitzsimons lived. That official also said he... Read more
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Wilson County News
Election 2016 AT STAKE: Your Choices for Medical Careof medicine for the foreseeable future. “Public Option” is politically correct
Election 2016 AT STAKE: Your Choices for Medical Care
Wilson County News / Posted 8 hours ago
of medicine for the foreseeable future. “Public Option” is politically correct speak meaning socialized medicine or Medicaid for all, for those of you unfamiliar with “healthcare” jargon designed to hide the ugly truth of totalitarian... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Three years since Erica Parsons reported missing, still few cluesa conspiracy to defraud the government. The indictment alleged the Parsons rec
Three years since Erica Parsons reported missing, still few clues
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 hours ago
a conspiracy to defraud the government. The indictment alleged the Parsons received government funded adoption assistance, Medicaid, Social Security, and Food and Nutrition Services benefits for a dependent that did not live with them and used the... Read more
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NBC News
Kaine Contradicts Clinton Statements on Abortion Fundingassertion, made by Hillary Clinton's campaign and his own spokesperson, that he
Kaine Contradicts Clinton Statements on Abortion Funding
NBC News / Posted 9 hours ago
assertion, made by Hillary Clinton's campaign and his own spokesperson, that he would work with the nominee on restoring Medicaid funding for abortion. Clinton has come out strongly in favor of repealing the Hyde Amendment, which bans public... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hundreds line up in Fuquay-Varina for free dental clinicreform during President Obama’s tenure. Dr. Bill Blalock, director of Missions
Hundreds line up in Fuquay-Varina for free dental clinic
The News & Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
reform during President Obama’s tenure. Dr. Bill Blalock, director of Missions of Mercy, said the state’s refusal to expand Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act has made paying for even acute dental problems a difficult choice for many... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Bexar County Hospital District 2016 Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stableagainst revenue pressure from other areas. HIGH EXPOSURE TO SUPPLEMENTAL FUNDI
Fitch Rates Bexar County Hospital District 2016 Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 9 hours ago
against revenue pressure from other areas. HIGH EXPOSURE TO SUPPLEMENTAL FUNDING BCHD has a weak payor mix with Medicare, Medicaid, and self-pay making up approximately 73% of gross revenues in fiscal 2015. This weak payor mix results in BCHD... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan hospitals score lower than expected in Medicare's new star rating systemOnly 102 of 3,500 hospitals nationwide earned the highest scores, said the repo
Michigan hospitals score lower than expected in Medicare's new star rating system
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 9 hours ago
Only 102 of 3,500 hospitals nationwide earned the highest scores, said the report from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. A majority of hospitals statewide and across the country received scores of two or three stars on CMS'... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
State says marijuana cannot be certified 'New Mexico True'have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Adv
State says marijuana cannot be certified 'New Mexico True'
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 hours ago
have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Redevelopment for West Texas Hilton hotel opened in 1929have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Adv
Redevelopment for West Texas Hilton hotel opened in 1929
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 hours ago
have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
State says marijuana cannot be certified 'New Mexico True'have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Adv
State says marijuana cannot be certified 'New Mexico True'
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 hours ago
have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Ken Paxton had no knowledge of Medicaid fraud probe into major donor, agencies saymillion settlement after a former employee and whistleblower alleged it profite
Ken Paxton had no knowledge of Medicaid fraud probe into major donor, agencies say
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 hours ago
million settlement after a former employee and whistleblower alleged it profited off providing services to Medicare and Medicaid patients without the required attending physician present. Multiple agencies took part in the probe into Preferred... Read more
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New York Magazine
Tim Kaine Still Believes That Poor People Shouldn’t Be Allowed to Pay for Abortions With Medicaidis because the Hyde Amendment bars the use of federal dollars for abortion serv
Tim Kaine Still Believes That Poor People Shouldn’t Be Allowed to Pay for Abortions With Medicaid
New York Magazine / Posted 9 hours ago
is because the Hyde Amendment bars the use of federal dollars for abortion services. And so, throughout most of America, Medicaid will not cover the cost of the procedure. Hillary Clinton hopes to change that. Early in the Democratic primary,... Read more
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The Hill
Kaine clashes with Clinton on abortion fundingIn an interview with CNN on Friday, the Virginia senator reaffirmed his support
Kaine clashes with Clinton on abortion funding
The Hill / Posted 10 hours ago
In an interview with CNN on Friday, the Virginia senator reaffirmed his support for the Hyde Amendment, which bans Medicaid and all other federal programs from funding abortions. “I have been for the Hyde Amendment, I haven’t changed my position on... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Redevelopment for West Texas Hilton hotel opened in 1929aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Redevelopment for West Texas Hilton hotel opened in 1929
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Video of black Texas woman thrown to ground sparks reviewaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Video of black Texas woman thrown to ground sparks review
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Video of black Texas woman thrown to ground sparks reviewaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Video of black Texas woman thrown to ground sparks review
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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MedCity News
Pediatric hospital readmissions rate may approach 30 percentolder, imposes financial penalties on hospitals whose readmission rates are too
Pediatric hospital readmissions rate may approach 30 percent
MedCity News / Posted 11 hours ago
older, imposes financial penalties on hospitals whose readmission rates are too high. The federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services doesn’t penalize hospitals for pediatric readmissions, but a growing number of states are doing so, the... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Tabor Hills (IL) Revenue Bonds at 'BBB'; Outlook StableHills' large exposure to skilled nursing services (at 73% of net resident servi
Fitch Affirms Tabor Hills (IL) Revenue Bonds at 'BBB'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
Hills' large exposure to skilled nursing services (at 73% of net resident service revenues in fiscal 2015) and its growing Medicaid business (25% of net revenues in fiscal 2015) are somewhat of a credit concern as it subjects them to greater... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Amarillo needs $5 million system to handle gas from garbageaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Amarillo needs $5 million system to handle gas from garbage
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas research facility fined for deaths of primatesaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Texas research facility fined for deaths of primates
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to pooraid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health
New Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 hours ago
aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma County District Judge Donald Deason dies at 63aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Oklahoma County District Judge Donald Deason dies at 63
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas research facility fined for deaths of primatesaid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor
Texas research facility fined for deaths of primates
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 11 hours ago
aid dispersal to poorNew Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid... Read more
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