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Louisiana Coronavirus Department of Health State of

The Behavioral Health Recovery Outreach Line connects individuals to real-time support to avoid, prevent or intercept a crisis from occurring. This line offers recovery support 24/7/365 for those with substance use, mental health, mental illness or co-occurring disorders.

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Department of Health State of Louisiana

(7 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health announces 6,797 new COVID-19 cases reported to the state since July 26, 2021 – the second highest single-day case count reported since January 6, 2021 (6,882 cases reported that day). Also today, 1,390 people are hospitalized with COVID-19 in Louisiana.

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Services Department of Health State of Louisiana

(7 days ago) The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is the nation's premier system of health-related telephone surveys that collect state-level data from non-institutionalized U.S. adult residents regarding their health-related risk behaviors, chronic health conditions, and use of preventive services.

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Healthy Louisiana Department of Health State of Louisiana

(3 days ago) Healthy Louisiana is the way most of Louisiana's Medicaid and LaCHIP recipients receive health care services. The state contracts with Health Plans that deliver these services through their provider networks. Recipients are given the chance to choose the Health Plan that best fits their family's needs.

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Medicaid Department of Health State of Louisiana

(8 days ago) Medicaid. Gov. Edwards celebrates the 5-year anniversary of Medicaid expansion that continues to save lives, jobs, rural hospitals and reduce the number of uninsured Louisianans. July 01, 2021. Department of Health releases Request for Proposals …

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Health Standards Section Department of Health State of

(9 days ago) Health Standards. The Health Standards Section (HSS) of the Louisiana Department of Health has responsibility for the licensing all healthcare facilities in the State of Louisiana that are subject to licensing statutes. HSS also has a federal contract with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to conduct certification surveys and

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COVID-19 Long-Term Care Facilities Department of Health

(8 days ago) COVID-19 Long-Term Care Facilities. Nursing homes are required to report positive COVID-19 cases to the Department of Health. The Department is working with each individual facility to increase testing of residents with and without symptoms; to …

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Nursing Facilities Department of Health State of Louisiana

(8 days ago) Nursing Facilities. Important Information for Medicaid Providers: Please read carefully "Nursing facility" or "nursing home" means a private home, institution, building, residence or other place, serving two or more persons who are not related by blood or marriage to the operator, whether operated for profit or not, and including those places operated by a political subdivision of the state of

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Diagnosis and Treatment of

(2 days ago) Department of Health and Human Services, or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Correspondence: N. Aronson, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-4606 ([email protected]).

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HOW OBESITY POLICIES ARE FAILING IN AMERICA

(6 days ago) health spending has increased two percentage points faster than the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 2 growing from 8.8 percent in 1980 3 to a projected 17.6 percent in 2009. 4 Experts estimate that more than a quarter of America’s health care costs are related to obesity. 5,6

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Documents Department of Health State of Louisiana

(6 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health protects and promotes health and ensures access to medical, preventive and rehabilitative services for all citizens of the State of Louisiana.

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Contacts Department of Health State of Louisiana

(8 days ago) You may also contact the Louisiana Nurse Aide/Direct Service Worker Registry at: Louisiana Nurse Aide/Direct Service Worker Registry. Department of Health (LDH) - Health Standards Section. P. O. Box 3767. Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Email: [email protected] (preferred method) Phone: (225) 342-0138. For programmatic questions regarding nurse

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Birth Records Department of Health State of Louisiana

(4 days ago) Mailing Address: Louisiana Department of Health | P. O. Box 629 | Baton Rouge, LA 70821-0629 Physical Address: 628 N. 4th Street | Baton Rouge, LA 70802 | PHONE: 225-342-9500 | FAX: 225-342-5568 Medicaid Customer Service 1-888-342-6207 | Healthy Louisiana 1-855-229-6848

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Services Department of Health State of Louisiana

(7 days ago) During Men’s Health Month in June, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services encourages men and boys to take steps toward a healthier lifestyle. It is an opportunity to raise awareness about the impact of preventable illnesses such as heart disease and highlight ways to stay healthy, such as exercise and getting regular medical check-ups.

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Services Department of Health State of Louisiana

(7 days ago) About the Office of Public Health. The LDH Office of Public Health is comprised of 1,100 professionals across Louisiana who are charged with protecting and promoting the health of the communities of our state. The agency operates more than fifty programs with staff in 63 parish health units, three speciality clinics, nine regional offices

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Office of Public Health Department of Health State of

(9 days ago) Hepatitis A in Louisiana The Louisiana Office of Public Health (OPH) is investigating an outbreak of hepatitis A virus (HAV) infections in Louisiana. Hepatitis A is a highly contagious liver infection caused by the hepatitis A virus.Click to get more information.

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Health Standards Section Complaints Department of Health

(8 days ago) Health Standards Section Complaint Numbers: Abortion Facilities 866-280-7737. Adult Day Care 800-660-0488. Adult Residential Care Provider 225-342-6298. Ambulatory Surgical Center 866-280-7737. Dialysis Center 866-280-7737.

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Health Standards Programs Department of Health State

(8 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health protects and promotes health and ensures access to medical, preventive and rehabilitative services for all citizens of the State of Louisiana.

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Infectious Disease Department of Health State of Louisiana

(4 days ago) Infectious Disease Epidemiology Section. Louisiana Office of Public Health. 1450 Poydras St., Ste. 1641, New Orleans, La 70112. (504) 568-8313 (telephone) (504) 568-8290 (fax) The information needed should include: The patient's name. Date of birth. Address.

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Covid-19 News Department of Health State of Louisiana

(Just Now) Department of Health announces COVID-19 vaccine clinics for week of June 28 to July 4. June 28, 2021. Residents requiring assistance can call the Bring Back Louisiana COVID-19 vaccine hotline at 1-855-453-0774 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and …

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COVID-19 Testing Sites Department of Health State of

(1 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health and Walgreens are partnering to provide COVID-19 testing by appointment at select Walgreens locations. These sites more than double the available 7-days-a-week testing locations for people to receive a test. LDH-Walgreens locations offer COVID-19 testing at no cost to the patient, though insurance information

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About the Office of Public Health Department of Health

(8 days ago) The LDH Office of Public Health is comprised of 1,100 professionals across Louisiana who are charged with protecting and promoting the health of the communities of our state. The agency operates more than fifty programs with staff in 63 parish health units, three specialty clinics, nine regional offices, three centers, fifteen bureaus, and

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Healthy Louisiana Department of Health State of Louisiana

(Just Now) Department of Health releases Request for Proposals for Managed Care Organizations. The Louisiana Department of Health will follow the selection process outlined by the Office of State Procurement and cannot share any additional comments on the RFP. Organizations must submit responses to the RFP by September 3, 2021, 3:00 p.m. Central Time.

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Health Plan Advisories Department of Health State of

(8 days ago) Health Plan Advisories. HPA 21-03: Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 and Changes to Medicaid Provisions for “Pay and Chase” Passed April 2019 – Third Party Liability in Medicaid and CHIP. HPA 21-02: Developmental Screening, Autism Screening, and Perinatal Depression Screenings. HPA 20-19 Changes to Durable Medical Equipment, Pediatric Day

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About Us Department of Health State of Louisiana

(8 days ago) The application and dissemination of informatics knowledge and expertise to public health professionals is the key to unlocking the potential of information systems to improve the health of the residents of Louisiana. The Bureau serves as the hub for many OPH-wide data and informatics efforts, coordinating legislative mandates for reporting

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Rapides Parish Department of Health State of Louisiana

(1 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health protects and promotes health and ensures access to medical, preventive and rehabilitative services for all citizens of the State of Louisiana.

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Health Care Providers Department of Health State of

(8 days ago) Health Care Providers. The state, through the Department of Health, is more effectively managing Medicaid enrollees' health care through Healthy Louisiana. Louisiana's Medicaid providers deliver a valuable service to the state's Medicaid recipients, and their continued input and participation are critical as the State works to create a care

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Office of Behavioral Health Department of Health State

(3 days ago) Mental Health Contact: Call 911 for immediate medical emergencies, or call 211 for non-emergencies. Compulsive Gambling:1-877-770-7867 Alcohol / Drug Helpline:1 …

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How to Own Your Own Health Department of Health State

(8 days ago) For health tracker challenges (e.g. nutrition, hydration), changing it up every 3-4 weeks and cap the number of health behaviors that individuals track at 3 or 4 at most. It can be overwhelming (especially for their first challenge) for participants to keep a record of more than two health behaviors at once.

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Louisiana Department of Health Informational Bulletin 20-5

(8 days ago) Louisiana Department of Health Healthy Louisiana Page 1 of 26 Revisions are underlined. Deleted text indicated by strikethrough. Louisiana Department of Health Informational Bulletin 20-5 Revised January 29, 2021 Due to the COVID-19 emergency declaration, temporary changes in provider policy and managed care

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Public Health Department of Health State of Louisiana

(3 days ago) Health Department: COVID vaccine available at 1,485 vaccine providers in all 64 parishes May 24, 2021 Residents requiring assistance can call the Bring Back Louisiana COVID-19 vaccine hotline at 1-855-453-0774 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 12 …

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Louisiana Department of Health Informational Bulletin 20-4

(3 days ago) Louisiana Department of Health Healthy Louisiana Page 4 of 7 Revisions are underscored. Deleted text indicate by strikethrough. Any new treatment plan interventions, goals and objectives related to treatment and/or COVID-19-related risks. Any referral of recipients to healthcare providers for further screening, testing or

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Publications Department of Health State of Louisiana

(7 days ago) Louisiana Health Disparities Report. The purpose of this report is to detail the Bureau’s progress toward creating a state action plan to eliminate health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities. This report will provide an overview of the Bureau and its responsibilities.

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2021 Health Alert Network Messages Department of Health

(8 days ago) Health Alert Network Message 21-32: Provider Ordering of COVID-19 Vaccine In LINKS. Health Alert Network Message 21-31: Availability and Provision of COVID-19 Vaccine in Ambulatory Medical Clinics. Health Alert Network Message 21-30: Louisiana Expands COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility to All Individuals 18 and Up or 16 and Up for Pfizer Products.

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Healthy Louisiana Department of Health State of Louisiana

(5 days ago) The Department of Health submits a detailed monthly report to the Legislature that provides a comprehensive overview of Medicaid spending. The reports include projections for future revenues and expenditures for the given state fiscal year.

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Provider FAQ: Health Plan Management Department of

(4 days ago) The Health Plan shall pay ninety-nine (99%) of all clean claims of each provider type, within thirty (30) calendar days of the date of receipt. The date of receipt is the date the prepaid Health Plan receives the claim, as indicated by its date stamp on the claim. The date of payment is the date of the check or Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT).

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Public Health Department of Health State of Louisiana

(8 days ago) Health Department: COVID vaccine available at 1,437 providers in all 64 parishes July 12, 2021 Residents requiring assistance can call the Bring Back Louisiana COVID-19 vaccine hotline at 1-855-453-0774 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday.

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Region 8 Office of Public Health Department of Health

(8 days ago) COVID-19 cases among unvaccinated surge, making up 94% of all cases in Louisiana since May. July 13, 2021. Health Department: COVID vaccine available at 1,437 providers in all 64 parishes. July 12, 2021. Louisiana Department of Health announces COVID-19 vaccine clinics for week of July 12-18. July 12, 2021.

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Region 4 Office of Public Health Department of Health

(8 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health protects and promotes health and ensures access to medical, preventive and rehabilitative services for all citizens of the State of Louisiana.

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Public Health Department of Health State of Louisiana

(3 days ago) Public Health. Health Department confirms two cases of the India COVID-19 variant in Louisiana. May 21, 2021. The COVID-19 vaccines are the best protection against these and other strains of SARS-CoV-2, including variants that may spread more easily or cause more severe disease.

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Hepatitis C Department of Health State of Louisiana

(8 days ago) Hepatitis C. The hepatitis C virus (HCV) is spread by direct contact with an infected person's blood. It is the most common blood-borne disease in the United States. The symptoms of the hepatitis C virus can be very similar to those of the hepatitis A and B viruses. However, infection with the hepatitis C virus can lead to chronic liver disease

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Parish Health Units Department of Health State of

(7 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health protects and promotes health and ensures access to medical, preventive and rehabilitative services for all citizens of the State of Louisiana.

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Licensing Boards Department of Health State of Louisiana

(1 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health protects and promotes health and ensures access to medical, preventive and rehabilitative services for all citizens of the State of Louisiana.

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Eastern Louisiana Mental Health System Department of

(9 days ago) Eastern Louisiana Mental Health System. Eastern Louisiana Mental Health System is an integrated system of mental health care designed to provide a wide array of services within a multi-faceted system. Maintained within ELMHS are over 470 licensed inpatient psychiatric beds, affiliated community residential settings and outpatient services.

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Region 1 Office of Public Health Department of Health

(8 days ago) Louisiana Department of Health announces COVID-19 testing for week of July 6-11. July 06, 2021. Department of Health announces COVID-19 vaccine clinics for week of June 28 to July 4. June 28, 2021. Health Department: COVID vaccine available at 1,484 vaccine providers in …

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Grant Parish Health Unit Department of Health State of

(Just Now) The Louisiana Department of Health protects and promotes health and ensures access to medical, preventive and rehabilitative services for all citizens of the State of Louisiana.

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Office of Management and Finance Department of Health

(6 days ago) Bureau of Health Services Financing (Medicaid) is the administrative operation responsible for the Medicaid program, which is the public insurance program which provides health care services to the elderly, disabled and low-income persons. Funded by both federal and state governments, Medicaid provides medical benefits such as physician

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CANS National Benchmarking Update

(Just Now) Health, Inc. The information contained in this presentation is intended for educational purposes only and should not be considered legal advice. Recipients are encouraged to obtain legal guidance from their own legal advisors. CANS Benchmarking, Wraparound & Evaluation Research Team

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Pharmacy Department of Health State of Louisiana

(8 days ago) The Louisiana Department of Health pharmacy services are included as a benefit in managed care. Pharmacy services remain in legacy Medicaid for recipients not enrolled in managed care. Pharmacy provider relations support for legacy Medicaid is handled by the Medicaid fiscal intermediary, Gainwell Technologies.

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