Health in Springfield, MA

Last year, we released our first downloadable pastor’s resource for Lent. We continue to hear how vital these resources are for both Advent and Lent each year and are encouraged by your commitment to be in the Word and actively participate in the life and calendar of the Church
For Lent this year, we are providing both a pastor’s downloadable resource and an individual devotional. The individual devotional, For God So Loved features reflection by Dan Boone, Samantha Chambo, Tara Beth Leach, and…

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Hearing Aids Covered Under Maryland Medicaid
Recent changes in the state Medicaid coverage will allow all Medicaid-eligible adults to obtain hearing aids, cochlear implants, or other oseointegrated heating devices. The changes that went into effect in October of 2018 were on WTOP on January 9, 2019
Previously such coverage was limited to children and adults under the age of 21. It is also noteworthy that…

We are pleased to announce that Bob Roller, athletic director of Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina, has been selected to serve Shriners Hospitals for Children as director, sports management.

The actress was so happy to see Regina King win at the Golden Globes because she knows what the road felt like for her to get there.

When a local Vancouver woman approached Shriners Hospitals for Children — Portland with a $1 million donation, the hospital staff knew just what to do with it. With four of 12 pediatric orthopaedic surgeons on staff who specialize in complex spine care, they knew that an O-arm surgical imaging system would be an innovative asset to the Portland Shriners Hospital.

Jenkins brings a visual richness to the story, accentuating the emotional undertones of Baldwin’s words.

Charlotte’s loss is Baltimore’s gain. The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) is moving its long-standing men’s and women’s basketball tournamen…

What are the best foods to eat before you exercise, and when should you eat them? Learn how to eat the right foods at the right time at EverydayHealth.com.

Your opinion and experience with our health plan and your doctors are important to us. Every spring the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) mails two surveys to randomly selected Med…

Fitness is important, but exercising safely is just as critical. Learn how to to properly warm up before and cool down after your exercise program.

Questions and Answers about Participating in MIPS for 2019
Questions and Answers about Participating in MIPS for 2019
Question 1: How do I know if I have to participate in the Quality Payment Program (QPP)
Answer: Only a few audiologists will have to participate in the QPP – because few audiologists have more than $90,000 in allowed charges. You can go to the CMS website at qpp.cms.gov/participation-lookup to determine if you are required to participate in the QPP based on old data but…

Shriners Hospitals for Children on Samford Ave. unveiled state-of-the-art x-ray technology Thursday morning that has the ability to provide high quality imaging, while exposing patients to nominal amounts of radiation.

As the weather gets colder and the snow falls, we may become less active and start eating more. To help you stay in control of your activity and eating habits and avoid gaining weight this winter s…

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Submit your Additional Benefits Reimbursement requests and required documentation by March 31, 2019, for your 2018 additional benefits reimbursable expenses. More information about Benefits, Allowa…

Health New England encourages you to register for our secure online Member Portal. Once you register, you will be able to view all of your health care benefits and claims in one convenient location…