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Why Maine Care won't meet people's employment needs?

There had been a Department of Health and Human Services race to the well, the medi- (care or caid ) or what-ever, well.   It’s been going on for 20-30 years.  378 more words

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Maine Should support all Employment Options.

Think about work and people with developmental disabilities.  In Maine,  the state policy is that a person with developmental disabilities  must be paid at minimum wage or not work at all.  256 more words

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Confusion about MaineCare and The Obama Public Option

I read an article in The Wall Sreet Journal about how MaineCare is a bad example of  the Public option for National Health insurance. This was quite an eye opener since Maine doesn’t seem to realize that it is a bad example.      311 more words


Report Card for MaineCare Services for People with Developmental Disabilities

The great State of Maine currently funds all of  it’s services to people with developmental disabilities through Medicaid.  The rules and regulations determined by the Maine Department of Health and  Human Services have culled out and stopped supporting  many private community services that had long histories of success and also had a history of  providing additional options to people with developmental disabilities. 486 more words

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