Michael Connolly, Esq. to speak at the 2015 Pennsylvania Low Incidence Institute: High Expectations for Achievement Conference

  The Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PATTAN) is sponsoring the 2015 Pennsylvania Low Incidence Institute: High Expectations for Achievement 4-day conference beginning August 9th through August 13th in Hershey, PA. All topics encompass issues related to serving students and young children with deafness and hearing loss, blindness, deaf-blindness, visual impairment, intellectual disabilities, traumatic and brain…

Congress Overwhelmingly Approves Bill Bolstering Medicare Patients’ Hospital Rights

July 29th, 2015 by Susan Jaffe, Kaiser Health News The U.S. Senate unanimously approved legislation Monday night requiring hospitals across the nation to tell Medicare patients when they receive observation care but have not been admitted to the hospital. It’s a distinction that’s easy to miss until patients are hit with big medical bills after…