Tag: Care

Child abuse hearing scheduled in Ray County Wednesday morning

| August 1, 2018

Babysitter charged with child abuse to make appearance in Ray County this morning.

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Helicopter called for man who fell out of tree stand.

| June 3, 2018

Emergency crews respond to rural Mercer County after man falls from tree stand.

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Missouri Department of Agriculture launches strategic initiatives for agriculture, rural communities

| May 4, 2018

The Department announced 16 individual initiatives that will take the MORE vision and put it into action.

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Home health worker charged in federal fraud case

| February 21, 2018

A St. Joseph woman was charged in a federal indictment Wednesday for home health care fraud.

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Health mandate rescinded with passage of tax bill

| December 21, 2017

Part of the tax plan that passed both houses of Congress this week was the repeal of the ACA mandate.

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Missouri lawmakers review state health care in view of federal changes

| November 16, 2017

The Interim Committee on Stabilizing Missouri’s Health Insurance Markets was recently created for the purpose of gaining a better understanding of what changes at the federal level would mean to markets in the state.

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Affordable Care Act still in effect as sign-up deadlines approach

| December 15, 2016

The future of the Affordable Care Act, also known as ‘Obamacare’, hangs in the balance with a new executive administration taking power. Promises to completely repeal the massive legislation still ring fresh from the recent presidential campaign.  However, president elect, Trump, has indicated his administration will consider keeping some portions of ACA.  Specifically, a requirement […]

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Rising health care costs prompt more vigilance from PBMs

| November 1, 2016

Pharmacy Benefit Managers play an ever increasing role in negotiating rebates from drug manufacturers, encouraging generic varieties, and creating networks of affordable pharmacies.

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Child care availability study indicates perception gap

| October 27, 2016

A new poll of parents and their views regarding child care was recently cited by experts as evidence of a general lack of knowledge about the quality of child care.

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