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Hundreds of migrant children are being separated from parents — and U.S. officials can't keep track
Hundreds of migrant children are being separated from parents — and U.S. officials can't keep trackU.S. officials are jailing and separating even more migrant parents from children, NBC News reported this week. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' policy extends to misdemeanor charges for first-time improper entry, according to the report. The tactic is ...read more
Source: CNBC
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 11:15:00 GMT
America’s missing children: Over 1,000 immigrant minors have vanished since October
America’s missing children: Over 1,000 immigrant minors have vanished since OctoberNearly 1,500 migrant children were apprehended by authorities in the United States... only to later go missing. Steven Wagner, the acting assistant secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families, told ...read more
Source: Salon
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 13:14:00 GMT
Treatment and rhetoric about undocumented children put the Trump administration in a new category on hard-line immigration policy
Treatment and rhetoric about undocumented children put the Trump administration in a new category on hard-line immigration policyThe Trump administration is receiving criticism after a top official disclosed during testimony before a Senate subcommittee that the Department of Health and Human Services lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children placed with sponsors in the United ...read more
Source: The Washington Post
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 11:38:00 GMT
Nationwide Children's revenue hits $2.3B on increased outpatient visits, Medicaid managed care
Nationwide Children's revenue hits $2.3B on increased outpatient visits, Medicaid managed careNationwide Children's Hospital returned to double-digit margins on a record $2.3 billion revenue in 2017, but officials there say they expect to return to more steady surpluses. An additional 72 patient rooms opened this year, and the nearby outpatient ...read more
Source: The Business Journals
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 12:25:00 GMT
1,500 Migrant Children Remain Missing After Federal Agencies Lost Track Of Them
1,500 Migrant Children Remain Missing After Federal Agencies Lost Track Of ThemFederal officials lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children that showed up at the Southwest border alone and were placed in the care of sponsors. Yes, you read that right: No one knows what happened with 1,475 immigrant kids. The news flew under the ...read more
Source: YAHOO!
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 13:14:00 GMT
California Must Find Nurses for Disabled Children, Lawsuit Claims
California Must Find Nurses for Disabled Children, Lawsuit ClaimsCalifornia isn't doing enough to get in-home nursing care for children with severe disabilities, advocates claimed in a lawsuit filed Thursday. The state is obligated to find nurses for low-income children on Medi-Cal but does little more than send lists ...read more
Source: NBC Los Angeles
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 07:35:00 GMT
Nearly 40 missing children from San Antonio
Nearly 40 missing children from San AntonioSAN ANTONIO - Today is National Missing Children's Day. There are nearly 40 children from San Antonio who are currently reported missing, according to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.read more
Source: KSAT
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 11:58:00 GMT
Ponder murder-suicide survivor flies to family after her children's memorial
Ponder murder-suicide survivor flies to family after her children's memorialThe sole survivor of a suspected murder-suicide in this small North Texas town is out of the hospital and now visiting family in Virginia, she said in a Facebook post Friday morning. Amanda Simpson, 29, said she expected to be "home" by 1:30 p.m. "There ...read more
Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 11:22:00 GMT
Nationwide Children's gets another $10M for pediatric research – making $100M total from namesake insurer's foundation
Nationwide Children's gets another $10M for pediatric research – making $100M total from namesake insurer's foundationNationwide Mutual Insurance Co.'s foundation has donated another $10 million toward pediatric research at Nationwide Children's Hospital – making for a cumulative $100 million over the past decade. Since 2014, the Columbus insurer's charitable arm has ...read more
Source: The Business Journals
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 12:42:00 GMT
WATCH: Delray Beach police save children, woman from ledge over a garage
WATCH: Delray Beach police save children, woman from ledge over a garageDelray Beach police officers responded to a call Saturday of a woman and children standing on a roof. When they got there, they say they found a 23-year-old woman who was hallucinating and two small children, ages one and three, on the garage ledge on a ...read more
Source: WPTV-TV
Published on Fri, 25 May 2018 06:39:00 GMT