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Feedback needed on new federal rule regarding disability services

ROCHESTER, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Human Services is collecting feedback on a new federal rule for disability services in communities.

On Wednesday, MDHS was in Rochester seeking input from people with disabilities, caregivers and providers. 68 more words

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Sheriff: 22-Month-Old Child Dies At Anoka County Day Care

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities say a day care in the north Twin Cities metro has been closed while the death of a toddler is under investigation. 136 more words


MN Contests Safety Violations At St. Peter Security Hospital

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Human Services is contesting citations it received earlier this month for workplace safety violations at the state’s largest hospital for people considered mentally ill and dangerous. 107 more words


State fined for failing to protect workers at St. Peter hospital

Minnesota’s Department of Human Services (DHS) faces a $63,000 fine for failing to protect workers at the psychiatric hospital in St. Peter from attacks by patients. 247 more words


Effort To Shift Health Care For Low-Income Residents Underway

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State health officials are in the midst of a massive transition of residents on public health programs, shifting hundreds of thousands of low-income people to new coverage plans as the state aims to book millions of dollars in savings. 590 more words