Monthly Archives: November 2015

Preventing Hospital Admissions… and Readmissions

Hospital admission prevention is worth a pound of medical bills. Hospital readmission is a serious issue.  Unnecessary hospitalization of seniors can put them at risk for hospital-acquired infections, like pnuemonia, a leading cause of death in the aged. Professionals who … Continue reading

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$51 Million in extra Crime Victim Service Funding

Attorney General announces $51 million in extra crime victim service funding Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 was a record breaking year for deposits, with $2.795 billion going into the Fund (figure 1). In keeping with VOCA’s mandated allocation process, $359 million … Continue reading

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