Topeka mourns a special health care leader

Midland Care Vice President of Compliance Harmony Hines died in mid-February at the age of 54, following a long battle with cancer. Harmony had of life full of service and of caring. She epitomized her name. She graduated from Washburn University School of Nursing in 1987, with jobs at Memorial Hospital and then the Menninger … Continue reading Topeka mourns a special health care leader

50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act

By Theresa Douthart Housing Resource Specialist, Valeo Behavioral Health Care History of the Federal Fair Housing Act This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act also known as Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968.   The original act was passed by Congress one month after the assassination of Dr. Martin … Continue reading 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act

Midland Care selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model

Local not-for-profit healthcare provider Midland Care has been selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model, announced recently by Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell. The model provides Medicare beneficiaries who qualify for coverage under the Medicare Hospice Benefit and dually eligible beneficiaries who qualify for the Medicaid Hospice Benefit the option … Continue reading Midland Care selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model