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Improving Medicare

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 4:35 pm

TMF Health Quality Institute Wins Contract to Improve Medicare Patient Care in Texas, Arkansas, Missouri and Oklahoma Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Awards Competitive Quality Innovation Network Quality Improvement Organization Contract to TMF   Austin, TX – TMF Health Quality Institute has secured the five-year Quality Innovation Network Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for Texas, Arkansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. In

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  • Missouri General Assembly Restores Funding for Public Defender System

    Posted on July 18, 2014 at 12:44 pm

      Missouri General Assembly Restores Funding for Public Defender System   September 11, 2014 (Columbia, MO) – Yesterday the Missouri State General Assembly voted to restore critical funding to the Missouri State Public Defender System (MSPD).  By an overwhelming majority in the House of Representatives and a unanimous vote in the State Senate, the Legislature overrode the Governor’s veto of $3.47 million that will allow the public defender system to

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  • Protecting Seniors

    Posted on July 8, 2014 at 4:59 pm

    retired people

      “Today, Missouri became the first state in the nation to shut its doors to these predatory businesses,” Treasurer Zweifel said. “House Bill 1217 will ensure that pensions earned by our teachers, fire fighters, police officers and other public servants are protected. I am proud that yet again Missouri is leading by example, and I thank Governor Nixon for signing this bill into law.”   Victims of pension advance schemes

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  • Tips for Missouri in wake of storms

    Posted on July 8, 2014 at 4:13 pm

    storm

    Department of Insurance offers guidance to Missourians in wake of storms Offers tips for filing claims, preventing further damage Jefferson City, Mo. - The Missouri Department of Insurance reminds Missourians with property damage as a result of recent storms to contact their insurance agent or company as soon as possible. In the past 24 hours, storms impacted much of Missouri with strong winds, hail and heavy rain. Some properties sustained

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  • How a fairer tax code can help

    Posted on July 1, 2014 at 4:34 pm

    ———————————- How a fairer tax code can improve America’s infrastructure BY Congressman Chris Van Hollen and Congressman Sander Levin As Congress heads home to celebrate the Fourth of July, it leaves with two critical issues unaddressed. The first is the increasing – and troubling – trend of big corporations essentially giving up their American citizenship and reincorporating overseas to reduce their U.S. taxes. Despite the fact that our nation has made

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