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By Jae Hyun Oh | October 28, 2022, 5:14 p.m. EDT · Listen to the article Your browser does not support the audio element. Jae Hyun Oh Experts who study sexual assault describe it as soul murder – a form of torture that strips victims of their basic human dignity, with irreversible effects.[1] It usually …

After 8 years of waiting, province refuses York Region’s preferred option to instead expand Durham’s Duffin Creek treatment plant, which empties into Lake Ontario The province is officially opting against York Region’s plans for a sewage disposal solution in Lake Simcoe despite millions of dollars and seven years of regional efforts to get it approved. …

A 40-year lease extension sought by Prince Kuhio Plaza is in a legal quagmire between the state and federal governments, and most of the people who testified last week at the Hawaiian Homes Commission’s monthly meeting are opposed to the extension of the lease for nearly 39 acres of family land. The lease extension request …

Hello everyone and thank you for participating in this latest edition of our daily MARCA in English American financial news blogthe space where we bring you updates on all financial news and benefit plans of the whole world United Stateswith this edition which will reach you on friday 21 october. We use this space to …

Iif you are in the United States and find it difficult to follow several student loan repaymentsconsolidating these loans into one monthly payment can make things simpler and easier to manage. Consolidation of the different student loans may also reduce the monthly rate by extending the loan term, but this will result in higher payments …

SUPERIOR — Voters in Wisconsin’s 73rd Assembly District will have a clean slate to consider when they head to the polls Nov. 8. For the first time since 2008, an incumbent will not appear on the ballot. This rare opportunity prompted Democratic candidate Laura Gapske of Upper and Republican candidate Angie Sapik of Lake Nebagamon …

Fireworks are now a legal option for Powell residents to celebrate certain holidays, following recent action by city council – with a caveat. Legislation approved by City Council on October 4 maintains ban on the sale of fireworks within city limits but allows the legal discharge of fireworks on New Year’s Day, Cinco de Mayo, …

MOSCOW, Oct 18 (Reuters) – American WNBA basketball star Brittney Griner, whose appeal against a Russian jail sentence is due to be heard next week, sent a message of thanks to her supporters on Tuesday, the day of her 32nd birthday. The double Olympic gold medalist was arrested on February 17 at a Moscow airport …

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Chemours is appealing the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s discharge permit calling for a 99.9% reduction in PFAS in the Cape Fear River. (Port City Daily/Shea Carver) SOUTHEAST NC – A month after a state agency issued a permit to Chemours to reduce PFAS contamination in the river by 99.9%, the Fayetteville chemical company …

WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama is traveling to Georgia, Michigan and Wisconsin in the final days of the 2022 campaign to give Democrats a boost as they run for governor, senator and at the polls. He travels first to Atlanta, where Stacey Abrams faces Republican Gov. Brian Kemp on November 8. She lost a …

The Supreme Court is hearing the state of Maharashtra’s plea challenging the Bombay High Court’s order acquitting former Delhi University professor GN Saibaba and five others in a case of alleged links to the Maoists. A bench consisting of Judges MR Shah and Bela M. Trivedi hears the case in a special session on Saturday …

By AFP ANKARA: Turkey’s parliament on Thursday approved a tough pre-election law that could see journalists and social media users jailed for up to three years for spreading “fake news”. The new rules cement the government’s already firm grip on the media eight months before a general election in which President Recep Tayyip Erdogan falls …

WINCHESTER – Valley Health System is suing Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, now known as Elevance Health, for $11.4 million in delinquent payments, according to a press release. The lawsuit was filed Thursday in Winchester Circuit Court. It includes two counts: breach of contract and violation of the Virginia Ethics and Fairness in Carrier Business …

KUALA LUMPUR (October 13): Law firm Messrs Valen, Oh & Partners has requested to discharge representation of Puan Sri Goh Gaik Ewe, the mother of fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho, in the lawsuit brought by 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) and its four subsidiaries. The company filed the request on Monday (October 10). Messrs Valen, Oh …

From co-owned health plans between insurers and providers to major investments in telehealth, these are 12 payer partnerships reported by Becker’s since September 27: Etna said Oct. 12 that it is partnering with telemental health provider Cyti Psychological to offer in-network services to members in California and Oregon.UPMC Health Plan and value-based kidney care provider …

U.S. Representative Chellie Pingree stopped by Starbucks in Portland’s Old Port last week to offer support to 15 workers trying to form a union and negotiate higher wages to meet housing costs. Pingree is a longtime supporter of workers’ rights and said it was outrageous that another employer recently closed the doors of a Maine …

Ten providers, including Advocate Aurora Health and Norton Healthcare, recently posted job openings seeking leaders in contracting and payer relations. Note: This list is not exhaustive. Job listings were compiled from job seeker sites. 1. Attorney Aurora Health, which has dual headquarters in Downers Grove, Illinois, and Milwaukee, is seeking a Managed Care Accreditation Coordinator …

(Bloomberg) – Austrians gave President Alexander Van der Bellen a second term on Sunday, rejecting populist opponents in the country’s first election since coronavirus lockdowns and war in Ukraine rocked its economy. Bloomberg’s Most Read The 78-year-old former Green Party leader had 55.4% support in Sunday’s vote with 65% of the ballots counted, according to …

Melissa O’Connor, PhD, MBA, RN, FGSA, FAAN, Endowed Professor of Home and Community Nursing, M. Louise Fitzpatrick School of Nursing, Villanova University, and Director, Gerontology Interest Group, addressed research gaps on home health care and progress towards the development of a discharge decision support tool for clinicians. More funding and research leveraging real-world data is …

SHAH ALAM: Eight pig farms registered with the Department of Veterinary Services (JPV) on private land with farmland status have been identified as a source of effluent discharge on the coast of Tanjung Sepat in Kuala Langat near here. Chairman of the tourism, environment, green technology and Orang Asli business committee of Selangor, Hee Loy …

The information contained in this press release is considered by the Group to be inside information within the meaning of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 on market abuse (as it forms part of national law under the Withdrawal Act 2018). of the European Union) . Upon publication of this announcement via the Regulatory Information Service, this …

AAHomecare Releases Payer Engagement Resources A new addition to the association’s website aims to help HME suppliers inform payers about increased operational costs during their 2023 contract negotiations. By David Koff October 06, 2022 As HME vendors begin evaluating their 2023 contracts with payers, the American Association for Homecare has launched a Payer …

Due to severe staffing shortages in post-acute care facilities, many hospitals are struggling to discharge patients, leading to months-long delays and increased costs, writes Ginger Christ for Modern healthcare. Aftercare facilities face severe staff shortages According to industry experts, Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) and Home Health Agencies (HHAs) have been the hardest hit by staffing …

article Maj. Gen. Charles Costanza, the commanding general of the 3rd Infantry Division, pins U.S. Army veteran Master Sgt. Harold Nelson, infantryman and soldier Dogface, the Silver Star medal during an award ceremony at Fort Carson, Colorado on October 4, 2022. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Bernabe Lopez III, 50th Public Affairs Detachment) Colorado’s oldest …

After overturning Roe v. Wade and erased the constitutional right to obtain a last-trimester abortion, the Supreme Court begins its new term this week, poised to weaken legal protections against discrimination. Make no mistake: five people, a mere majority on the ground, will fundamentally reshape our society over the next nine months. On Tuesday, the …

Only 10 new Medicare Advantage (MA) plans will offer palliative home care as a primarily health-related benefit for 2023, but payers can offer these services through other programs. Among Medicare Advantage supplemental benefits, home support services and caregiver support saw the strongest year-over-year growth for 2023. The number of plans offering palliative care at home …