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Class Action Filed Against State of Michigan Failure to Provide Needed Mental Health Care to Children Lansing, MI – Six families, having children with significant disabilities, filed a federal class action today against Governor Rick Snyder and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), alleging that the State of Michigan has failed to fulfill its legal obligation under the Medicaid Act to provide needed intensive home and community-based mental health services to children and young adults.

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Substantiated Abuse and Neglect Complaints in Michigan Care Facilities

Michigan Protection & Advocacy Service, Inc. (MPAS) files complaints against licensed or certified health care professionals involved in abusive and neglectful incidents in nursing homes and...

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities - Michigan

Media reports indicate that Rep. Fred Upton has offered an amendment to the American Health Care Act (AHCA) which may generate enough votes to win its passage in the House of Representatives. With...
Elmer Cerano, Executive Director of Michigan Protection & Advocacy Service, Inc.

People with disabilities deserve better from the state of Michigan

The Times Herald Elmer L. Cerano April 28, 2017 Last week, the Michigan Legislature put forward two competing visions of how to best spend billions in Medicaid funds in the state budget. These funds...
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Integration of behavioral, physical health systems moves forward

April 23, 2017 Integration of behavioral, physical health systems moves forward By Jay Greene Photo by Lindsay VanHulle/Crain's Detroit Business Michigan lawmakers made it clear last week...
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Advocacy group seeks injunction against nursing home in death investigation

By Dominic Adams | dadams5@mlive.com April 11, 2017 Photo courtesy of MLive.com GRAND BLANC, MI -- Attorneys for a state-appointed group assigned to investigate allegations of abuse and neglect...

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