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Prepping for expansion, DHSS works through Medicaid applications

...out of time frame," meaning they've been waiting to be processed for more than 30 days, said acting Division of Public Assistance Director Ron Kreher.Some Medicaid applications submitted by low-income residents waiting for coverage through...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-28/prepping-for-expansion-dhss-works-th
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Medical administrators look at implications of health care expansion

...Department of Health and Social Services' Division of Public Assistance, DPA, which handles Medicaid enrollment...paid overtime to alleviate the backlog. The Division of Public Assistance is also in the process of phasing out its current...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-14/medical-administrators-look-at-impli
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Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule for Feb. 25

...00 p.m.The House Health & Social Services Committee will sponsor a public hearing for a Presentation: Division of Public Assistance - Director Ron Kreher & Other Invited Guests and to discuss HB 59 Marijuana Concentrates. Testimony will be...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-24/legislative-information-office-telec
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Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule for Feb. 23

...00 p.m.The House Health & Social Services Committee will sponsor a public hearing for a Presentation: Division of Public Assistance - Director Ron Kreher & Other Invited Guests and to discuss HB 59 Marijuana Concentrates. Testimony will be...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-23/legislative-information-office-telec
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Less money for food

...a recipient's meal from $1.50 to $1.40."It's roughly 5 percent," said Director of the Alaska Division of Public Assistance Ron Kreher. His department sent out "heads up" letters to everyone in the state receiving SNAP benefits...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-30/less-money-for-food
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Welfare families face five-year limit

...probably be bumped off welfare. A small portion deserve to be cut off, said Jim Nordlund, director of the Division of Public Assistance. They could work but haven't complied with directives to look for a job, he said. ''They are riding...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/012401/ala_012401ala0010001.shtml
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Clubs, Groups

...1 to 3 p.m. at the Kenai Senior Citizens Center. The topic will be Medicaide 101. Terry Hamm with the Division of Public Assistance will be the featured speaker. · Soldotna -- Tuesday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Soldotna Senior Citizens Center...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/041607/people_0416peo002.shtml
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Bunco falls into the plan for fun for local players

...percent of the ladies in the group either work together or have in the past. "(A lot of us) work at the Division of Public Assistance, so as you can imagine, the stress-relieving aspects of bunco are important to us," Poynor said. "Some...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/012708/people_3773.shtml
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Reforms move people off welfare into workplace

...years. What are recipients doing if they are no longer depending on governmental support? According to the Division of Public Assistance, 65 percent of them are working or participating in work-related activities. To the state and other agencies...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/030202/ove_econ02ove009.shtml
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Community Events

...1 to 3 p.m. at the Kenai Senior Citizens Center. The topic will be Medicaide 101. Terry Hamm with the Division of Public Assistance will be the featured speaker. · Soldotna -- April 24 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Soldotna Senior Citizens...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040907/people_0409peo007.shtml
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