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My Turn: Medicaid is overburdened with fraud

...eligible for the provider tax: Hospital care, physician and nursing services, home health care, prescribed medication, services...psychological and therapist visits, labs, x-rays, ambulances, nursing facility stays, intermediate care facilities for those with...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-08-02/my-turn-medicaid-overburdened-fraud
Opinion
New boat guidelines near glacial fjords

...Pups are especially sensitive to disturbance and, when flushed, risk becoming separated from their mothers, disrupting nursing, and losing weight due to increased amounts of time in glacial waters.Seals approached at about 100 meters are 25 times...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-31/new-boat-guidelines-near-glacial-fjo
Outdoors
Students selected for health sciences scholarships

...Pacific Lutheran University and studies nursing.?Sarah McDermott from Juneau. McDermott...Pacific Lutheran University and studies nursing and psychology.?Kristoff Dietz from Juneau...University of Alaska Anchorage to study nursing.?Kirsten Jorgensen from Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-07-12/students-selected-health-sciences-s
Neighbors
'She gave her life'

...the crash. Peterson called to wish Ramsey good luck on her nursing board exam."She said, 'You know you're going to pass...in the hospital's intensive care unit, according to the nursing manager. Hanlon-Abel had previously been listed in critical...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-18/she-gave-her-life
State | Local
Troopers name plane crash victims

...were both listed to be in serious condition and were receiving care in the hospital's intensive care unit, according to the nursing manager. Hanlon-Abel had previously been listed to be in critical condition. The hospital was unable to give any details...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-18/troopers-name-plane-crash-victims
Local
Students selected for BRHF's Edelman Health Sciences Scholarships

...completing a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. McDermott is a student at Seattle Pacific...University completing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, with Minor in Psychology.Kristoff...working toward completing a Masters in Nursing, along the Family Nurse Practitioner...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-08/students-selected-brhfs-edelman-health-sc
Art
Medicare to cover end-of-life counseling

...end-of-life choices and decisions.A 1992 law passed under Republican President George H.W. Bush requires hospitals and nursing homes to help patients who want to prepare living wills and advance directives. Similar efforts gained resonance after the...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-09/medicare-cover-end-life-counseling
Not For Web
US threatens to quit nuke talks; Iran blames West

...on the road was shortly before the framework for a final accord was reached on April 2 in Lausanne, Switzerland.Kerry, nursing a broken leg, has been in Vienna since June 26, while Zarif has made one short trip to Tehran for consultations. Other foreign...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-07-10/us-threatens-quit-nuke-talks-iran-bla
Not For Web
Beloved historical re-enactor John Venables dies

...lives in Juneau, and two daughters in Delta Junction. For the past year, John Venables had been living in a Delta Junction nursing home due to failing health, Hewitt said."But he always wanted to return to Juneau," she said. "That's what he considered...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-02/beloved-historical-re-enactor-john-vena
Local
Naty Yadao Jose

...before graduating from St. Rita School of Nursing, Manila in 1972. She arrived in Juneau...Hospital before she worked at St. Ann's Nursing Home (now Wildflower Court). While...finally retired in 2003. Her passion for nursing led her to establish Reyna's Home...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174901933

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