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The Huntsman Mental Health Institute in Research Park in Salt Lake City is pictured on Nov. 4, 2019. Jean Welch Hill, the Salt Lake County's new Criminal Justice Initiatives director, says the criminal justice system needs to focus more on rehabilitation than punishment.

How Salt Lake County plans to tackle homelessness and improve long-term mental health

The Huntsman Institute for Mental Health at Salt Lake City Research Park is pictured November 4, 2019. Jean Welch Hill, Salt Lake County’s new director of criminal justice initiatives, says the criminal justice system needs to focus more about rehabilitation than punishment. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — …

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Berlin warms to French 'Buy European' plans as global trade rules erode

Berlin warms to French ‘Buy European’ plans as global trade rules erode

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. BERLIN — Threatened by a new package of U.S. subsidies that could hammer European industry, Germany is backtracking on its longstanding objections to programs such as France’s “Buy European Act” that would lay down provisions on buying goods locally. Berlin’s growing sympathy for the …

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New CHCF Report Highlights Benefits of Aligned 'Medicare Medi-Cal Plans' for Dual-Eligibility Enrollees - State of Reform

New CHCF Report Highlights Benefits of Aligned ‘Medicare Medi-Cal Plans’ for Dual-Eligibility Enrollees – State of Reform

As part of the statewide CalAIM initiative, dual Medicare and Medi-Cal enrollees will soon be able to enroll in Medicare Medi-Cal Plans (MMPs) to improve coordination across all Medicare benefits and Medi-Cal and make it easier for those Californians with dual eligibility. to navigate through both systems. Get the latest information on state-specific policies for …

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Douglas County officials develop plans for mental health facility

Douglas County officials develop plans for mental health facility

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – For years, Douglas County commissioners have discussed how to address the county’s lack of mental health care. Now, with the help of federal funds, that talk is turning into action, Douglas County plans to spend approximately $55 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds to build a stand-alone or connected facility …

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$5.7 billion Cityblock Health plans "aggressive" growth.  Its CEO explains how the startup wants to use mergers and acquisitions and more mental health services to achieve this.

$5.7 billion Cityblock Health plans “aggressive” growth. Its CEO explains how the startup wants to use mergers and acquisitions and more mental health services to achieve this.

Cityblock Health is not putting its growth on hold as a recession looms. CEO Toyin Ajayi said the startup wants to take on more patients and expand into new states in 2023. The startup is also thinking about acquisitions that could help it coordinate care. As the market crashes, investors have told startups to hold …

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Arkansas Employers Switching to High-Deductible Health Plans

Arkansas employers switch to high-deductible health plans

We were unable to send the item. Employers and workers in Arkansas have been slow to join the rush for high-deductible health plans, but they have seriously made up for lost time, switching to health savings account plans faster than any other Status since 2015. “It’s definitely a trend in insurance these days,” said Greg …

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Alberta Premier Danielle Smith's health care plans?  Prepare for user fees, co-pays, privatization and sneaky withdrawal - Alberta Politics

Alberta Premier Danielle Smith’s health care plans? Prepare for user fees, co-pays, privatization and sneaky withdrawal – Alberta Politics

The answers to the main problems facing Alberta’s health care system, Daniele Smith said in an article published under her name last year, lie in user fees, co-payments, privatization and the sneaky withdrawal of services covered by health insurance by redefining them. The Downtown House of the University of Calgary School of Public Policy (Photo: …

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40% of employers have changed benefit plans during the pandemic, added remote work, behavioral health programs and caregiver leave

40% of employers have changed benefit plans during the pandemic, added remote work, behavioral health programs and caregiver leave

Subsidized childcare, financial wellness and tuition assistance on the chopping block for many OAKLAND, CA., November 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The design of benefit plans has evolved during the pandemic to accommodate changing cultures, emergency protocols and the desire for more flexibility. As we emerge from the uncertainty of the past two years, employers are …

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Final Rules Issued on Private Plans Under Colorado’s Family and Paid Medical Leave Insurance Act | JD Supra

On November 1, 2022, the Family and Medical Leave Insurance Division (the Division) of the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment adopted final rules that employers must follow to offer private plans under the Colorado’s Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance (FAMLI) Act. Employers who already offer generous family leave benefits to employees have considered …

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AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania, AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania Community HealthChoices named one of the nation's top-rated health insurance plans

AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania, AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania Community HealthChoices named one of the nation’s top-rated health insurance plans

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies, a national leader in Medicaid managed care and other health care solutions for those who need it most, announced that AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania and AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania Community HealthChoices are two of the nation’s top-rated health insurance plans, both earning 4.5 out of 5 ratings in the …

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