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Murder charges opposite rehab core are a initial in California

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Gary Benefield was in severe figure when a motorist from a piece abuse diagnosis association A Better Tomorrow met him during a San Diego airfield in 2010. It was a day before his 53rd birthday. The longtime smoker had recently

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STATE CAPITOL UPDATE: GOVERNOR SIGNS MANAGED CARE ORGANIZATION TAX REFORM AND DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES FUNDING BILLS  

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SACRAMENTO, CA [BY MARTY OMOTO, CDCAN – LAST UPDATED 03/02/2016  8:00 AM] –  Governor Brown, as expected, signed the managed care organization tax reform and developmental services funding bills, yesterday.  The provisions of both bills go into effect July 1, 2016,

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BREAKING NEWS – APPARENT DEAL REACHED ON MANAGED CARE ORG TAX REFORM & SIGNFICANT NEW DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES FUNDING

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BREAKING NEWS: APPARENT DEAL ON MANAGED CARE ORGANIZATION TAX AND DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES FUNDING Hearing On Brown Administration Proposal Possibly On Thursday With Floor Vote Possibly On Monday SACRAMENTO, CA [BY MARTY OMOTO, CDCAN – LAST UPDATED 02/17/2016 11:10 AM] –

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Governor’s proposed budget

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Governor Brown’s proposed 16-17 budget   Here are some very high-level excerpts from the budget summary:   Managed Care Organization Tax: The Budget proposes a tax reform package to extend a federally allowable managed care organization tax. The Budget also

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Labor Commissioner Cites Residential Care Facility $2.2 Million for Wage Theft: Caregivers Worked 24-hour Shifts for Less Than $2 an Hour

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  SAN DIEGO, Aug. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — California Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su issued more than $2.2 million in citations to the owners of three residential care facilities in San Diego County for egregious wage theft violations. The investigation

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BREAKING: Kaiser Permanente to acquire Group Health Cooperative

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  By Melanie Evans  | December 4, 2015 Kaiser Permanente, the California integrated delivery system with one of the largest U.S. health plans, announced Friday that it will acquire the Seattle-based Group Health Cooperative. It’s one of a fast-growing list of

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For-profit healthcare sector outlook stable: Fitch Ratings

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  By Melanie Evans  | December 3, 2015 The for-profit healthcare sector outlook is stable, but companies are under growing pressure to prove their value or risk becoming a political target, Fitch Ratings said in a new report. At particular risk

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Daughters’ deal with private-equity firm gets conditional AG nod

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By Beth Kutscher | December 3, 2015 California Attorney General Kamala Harris granted conditional approval Thursday to allow a private-equity firm to take over the Daughters of Charity Health System, but she once again imposed hefty requirements on the transaction.

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Good news for Medicaid facilities

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Nursing homes that take Medicaid beneficiaries or dual eligibles often know they are admitting low-income, chronically ill seniors. Now there is some good news: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced it will increase payments for dual eligibles enrolled

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Citizens group sues California over nursing home ‘patient dumping’

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  Editor’s Note: This article has been modified from its original version to clarify a quote from the California Association of Health Facilities. A California citizens group has filed a lawsuit against the state over its alleged failure to combat “patient

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