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Senate Passes GOP Budget

The federal budget.

For most Americans who lost their jobs or were otherwise affected by the GOP-led government shutdown in 2014 as a result of gridlock on the budget, those three words are some of the most nerve-wracking words to hear. 357 more words

New Rule Proposed By Obama Administration for Mental Health Parity

As per a recent rule proposed by Obama administration, the Medicaid recipients receiving services from managed care organizations or any other substitute benefit plan will get the same access to the substance-abuse and mental health benefits as offered by private health plans. 261 more words

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Scott Headed To DC To Negotiate For Florida Hospital Funds

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott is heading to Washington to try to convince the Obama administration to release federal funds for hospitals that treat low-income and Medicaid patients. 131 more words


Scott on health care expansion: "It's not going to happen"

Leaving the Florida Capitol en route Tuesday to Washington and a meeting with Obama administration officials, Gov. Rick Scott gave a terse summary on the future of the Senate’s proposal to expand health coverage. 177 more words


Awake And Safe All Night Despite Dementia

In their Manhattan apartment, Josephina is trying to coax her 84-year-old mother, Brunhilda, to get ready to go out. As she does most nights, Josephina makes up a story to get her mother, who has dementia, to cooperate. 964 more words

DaVita Settlement Nearly $500 Million In Medicare Fraud Case

DENVER (CBS4)– DaVita Healthcare of Denver will pay nearly a half-billion dollars to settle a lawsuit claiming the company defrauded Medicare and Medicaid.

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Scott Heads To DC To Fight For Low Income Patient Funding

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FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami/AP) — The federal government funds for hospitals that treat low-income and Medicaid patients are set to expire next month. 180 more words