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Hawaii government employees may be able to drop Kaiser's health insurance

Hawaii government employees may be able to drop Kaiser’s health insurance

Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story! The state agency that provides health insurance benefits to government employees in Hawaii plans to offer employees a special open enrollment period to allow them to transfer their health coverage from Kaiser Permanente to the Hawaii Medical Service Association. due to the prolonged strike by Kaiser …

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Delivering the keynote address, Health Minister Hon. Dr Culwick Togamana explained that the National Disability Inclusiveness Development Policy 2022 -2031 embraces the vision that Solomon Islands is a society that upholds people with Disability as equal and equal participants in the development of the country.

Government Launches National Disability Development Policy 2022-2031 – Solomon Times Online

Delivering the keynote address, the Minister of Health, the Hon. Dr. Culwick Togamana explained that the National Disability Inclusion Development Policy 2022-2031 adopts the vision that Solomon Islands is a society that views people with disabilities as equal and equal participants in the development of the country. Following Cabinet approval, the Ministry of Health and …

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Kafer: This government promise to lower insurance rates?  It didn't happen to me

Kafer: This government promise to lower insurance rates? It didn’t happen to me

I’ve long avoided using the adage “You can’t have your cake and eat it too” because I don’t like cake – pie is all a dessert should be – but there is few other catchy ways to describe what happens when someone tries to achieve two mutually exclusive goals at the same time. In this …

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The federal government suspends the sale of long-term care insurance to its employees

The federal government suspends the sale of long-term care insurance to its employees

Information on long-term care insurance, form, leaflets and stethoscope. Getty The federal government has suspended its sale of long-term care insurance policies to its employees for two years. Some industry experts wonder if the program will ever return to its current form. The long-running initiative, called the Federal Long-Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP), was halted …

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Universal health insurance: the government cancels the second reading

Universal health insurance: the government cancels the second reading

Parliamentary officials could not say why the postponement occurred, despite it having been provided for in an earlier House business schedule. The Universal Health Insurance Scheme Bill 2022 would make it mandatory for all individuals to be part of a viable and well-funded health insurance scheme. Current statistics indicate that 85% of Tanzanians are not …

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Nutrition benefits could be an effective way to slow age-related cognitive decline, according to a new study.

Use of government food benefits may slow cognitive aging in eligible older adults, study finds

Nutritional benefits may be an effective way to slow age-related cognitive decline, according to a new study. (Alex Segre, Alamy) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes WASHINGTON — Nutritional benefits may be an effective way to slow age-related cognitive decline, according to a new study. The study, published Wednesday in the journal Neurology, found that eligible …

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Use of government food benefits may slow cognitive aging in eligible seniors, study finds |  CNN

Use of government food benefits may slow cognitive aging in eligible seniors, study finds | CNN

CNN — Nutritional benefits may be an effective way to slow age-related cognitive decline, according to a new study. The study, published Wednesday in the journal Neurology, found that eligible seniors who used the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, the government program that provides benefits to cover food purchases for those in need, had about two …

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