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Health and Human Services Commission Allocating $47.7 million to Improve State Hospital System

According to HHS, in order to begin improving the state’s inpatient psychiatric care system which provides care for adults, adolescents and children, a total of $47.7 million will be allocated to renovate and architecturally plan for the replacement of existing facilities as … Continue reading

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Report on Mental and Physical Health Costs of Everyday Legal Problems

The Canadian Forum on Civil Justice recently produced a report on The Cost of Experiencing Everyday Legal Problems: "This summary report explores the relationship between health issues, civil and family justice problems in Canada and public spending on health care. … Continue reading

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Wentworth Rehab and Health Care Center

Law Firm Representing Injured Residents of Wentworth Rehab and Health Care Center The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the state of Illinois routinely conduct unscheduled surveys and unannounced investigations to inspect every nursing facility statewide. Their efforts … Continue reading

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Department of Labor proposes expanded access to association health plans

Pursuant to President Donald J. Trump’s October 12, 2017 Executive Order instructing the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) to consider expanding access to association health plans (AHP), the DOL published a proposed rule on January 5, 2018 that would modify … Continue reading

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American Journal of Public Health: Current Issues

This is the fourth in a four part series blog post spotlighting the American Public Health Association’s American Journal of Public Health. The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) website gives you access to the current issue of the AJPH. To … Continue reading

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