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Illinois to Refund Retiree Health Care Money

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The state will refund money to about 75,000 state retirees who’ve been paying a portion of their pensions for health insurance over the last year and a half after a court hearing in Sangamon County. 110 more words


CCAC head could be eligible for bonus

CEO Lori Marshall of the embattled Erie St. Clair Community Care Access Centre, which is slashing one-third of nursing visits to home care patients, could be eligible for a bonus if she cuts the organization’s $5-million deficit. 827 more words


Unthinkable accidents can lead to financial hardship

REGINA – When unexpected serious accidents happen in the home, the last thing on many people’s minds is the price tag attached. However, families are often left with financial hardship when a tragedy occurs. 352 more words


The California Report: Newly Protected Immigrants Will Be Eligible for Medi-Cal, Advocates Say

By Lisa Aliferis

California undocumented immigrants who are eligible for deferred deportation under President Obama’s executive action are expected to be eligible for Medi-Cal, as long as they meet income guidelines, advocates said Thursday. 149 more words


Another Pointless Shooting

Whatever else I might have written or posted today – I cannot. Because of the most-recent shooting at a U.S. university – this time early Thursday morning at Florida State University in Tallahassee, the state capital. 43 more words


What does the health care debate reveal about us, and our future?

Summary:  Today we have a glance at the debate about one of the most important domestic public policy debates of our time, repeated in every generation… 1,375 more words