Tag: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Memorial Day weekend could prove deadly if advice is not heeded to prevent drownings.

Guest AuthorAugust 20, 2018
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Many efforts are underway to improve America’s health care system, but there is one issue affecting Florida’s most vulnerable patients that has yet to receive the attention it deserves. Floridians living with chronic and rare diseases are being denied lifesaving care simply because they benefit from charity aid — and this is all the result […]

Guest AuthorJune 14, 2016
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Many recent conversations around the sharing economy have spurred discussion on the capabilities and adequacy of various methods of background safety screenings.  Some law enforcement professionals assume the best method is any method that involves a fingerprint-based criminal history search. During my many years in law enforcement, I also had assumed this method was best because […]

Staff ReportsJune 7, 2016
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The U.S. House is expected Tuesday to pass Congressman Vern Buchanan‘s legislation to preserve Medicare Advantage plans for thousands of older people in Sarasota and Manatee counties. “Medicare Advantage plans have a proven track record of improving health, reducing costs and offering much-needed personal choice to seniors,” Buchanan said in a statement. “I am committed to […]


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