Justin Senior http://blog.wlrn.org en State Proposes Changes To Keep Children With 'Highly Complex Medical Needs' At Home http://blog.wlrn.org/post/state-proposes-changes-keep-children-highly-complex-medical-needs-home <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia; line-height: 18.421875px; text-align: justify;">Trying to prevent what one official described as "white-knuckle moments" for families, the state plans to change the way it determines the home-based services that will be provided to children with highly complex medical needs.</span><br style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia; line-height: 18.421875px; text-align: justify;"><br style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia; line-height: 18.421875px; text-align: justify;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-fami Mon, 11 Feb 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Jim Saunders 9181 at http://blog.wlrn.org State Proposes Changes To Keep Children With 'Highly Complex Medical Needs' At Home Florida One Step Closer To Providing Seniors With Long-Term Healthcare http://blog.wlrn.org/post/florida-one-step-closer-providing-seniors-long-term-healthcare <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia; line-height: 18.421875px; text-align: justify;">In another step toward transforming Medicaid into a statewide managed-care system, the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration said Tuesday it has chosen five health plans to provide coverage to seniors who need long-term care.</span></p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Jim Saunders 7835 at http://blog.wlrn.org Florida One Step Closer To Providing Seniors With Long-Term Healthcare