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Agency Partners Tour St. Louis Center

The Michigan Federation for Children and Families, known as “The Federation,” is an advocacy group that provides foster care and adoption services for children in Michigan. 108 more words

St. Louis Center

Homeless Housing Complex Proposal Denied: 'We Are Very Disappointed'

By Jamie Leary

LAKEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4) – The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless says it will not give up on its plans to build a complex near the Federal Center in Lakewood.  692 more words


Idaho: Followers of Christ - medical-care exemptions for faith healing come under fire

This faith healing group is once again, coming under fire, for abuse of children. As you might recall, I wrote of this group many years ago.  852 more words

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Trump’s Budget Rightfully Guts Archaic Drug Czar Office

For Americans born after 1989, the past year has been unlike any other. For the first time in their lives, the nation has had no drug czar. 1,072 more words


Straight, No Chaser: Quick Tips – Learn the ABCDEs of Hiccups

Three question sets on hiccups of all things

Why do I get hiccups?

You get hiccups because everyone gets them.  You get them because basically you’ve agitated your main breathing muscle (You have one on both sides, between the chest and abdominal cavities.).  395 more words

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HHS Office of Inspector General flags MACRA vulnerabilities related to clinician awareness, program integrity

The Health & Human Services (HHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) in December 2017 released a report indicating that with regard to the implementation of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) continues to face vulnerabilities related to clinician awareness of MACRA’s Quality Payment Program (QPP) and program integrity to avoid fraud and improper Medicare Part B payment adjustments. 859 more words

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