Monthly Archives September 2015

GAO Issues Report on Adoptions and Unregulated Custody Transfers

  Last week the Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report on the issue of unregulated custody transfers what some in the news media have labeled as “rehoming.” The GAO report, Steps Have Been Taken to Address Unregulated Custody Transfers of Adopted Children was undertaken at the request of Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) and Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI). News reports approximately two years ago tracked the practice of some adoptive parents transferring their adopted child to another home through postings on the internet, and bypassing the state courts and sometimes subjecting the children to abusive or neglect situations. The news
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Medicaid Utilization Review Audit

We have received the results of our recent Medicaid utilization review Audit conducted by Paula Sloan, Ph.D. This audit covered a twelve month period from February 2014-February 2015. Out of a possible score of 701, we met 689 indicators for a overall composite score of 99%!! We are very pleased with our staffs’ attention to detail and their compliance with Medicaid‘s  established standards of care for the children who reside with us.
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