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DSS Middletown Office Moving to South Main Street
The state Department of Social Services is re-locating its Middletown field office to a larger, modern facility at 2081 South Main Street (Route 17) on Monday, Nov. 9.
Governor Malloy Encourages Consumers to Support Connecticut Grown Products
Governor Dannel P. Malloy today visited the North End Farmers’ Market in Hartford, where he held an event to promote Connecticut Grown products and encouraged residents to purchase locally-grown, healthy food at their neighborhood farmers’ markets… Some farmers’ markets, including the North End market that the Governor visited today, will actually double the face value of SNAP benefits, increasing both consumers’ buying power and the amount of product sold by farmers.
State Joins $2.7 Million National Settlement with Pediatric Services of America, Inc. to Resolve Overcharging Allegations
Attorney General George Jepsen, Chief State’s Attorney Kevin T. Kane and state Department of Social Services (DSS) Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby announced today that Connecticut has joined a federal-state settlement with Pediatric Services of America Inc. (PSA) to resolve allegations that the company inappropriately failed to return overpayments received from state Medicaid programs as well as other federally insured health programs
Attorney General: AG Jepsen Files False Claims Act Complaint Alleging Psychiatrist Knowingly Submitted False Claims to the Connecticut Medicaid Program
Attorney General George Jepsen announced today that he has filed a complaint in Hartford Superior Court under the Connecticut False Claims Act seeking treble damages and other relief stemming from an alleged long-running scheme to submit false claims to the Connecticut Medical Assistance Program (CMAP) from January 2010 through December 2014.
State Reaches Settlements with Three Defendants in Alleged Fraudulent Medicaid Billing Lawsuit
The state has executed settlement agreements with three defendants that resolve civil fraud allegations and claims stemming from an illegal Medicaid dental billing scheme, Attorney General George Jepsen said today.
Gov. Malloy Announces $3 Million in Nursing Home 'Rebalancing' Grants; Second Round of Funding Promotes Choice in Long-Term Care System
For full information on the Connecticut’s Strategic Plan to Re-balance Long-Term Services and Supports, please visit www.ct.gov/dss/rebal.
State Reaches Settlement with Second Defendant in Alleged Fraudulent Medicaid Billing Lawsuit
Attorney General George Jepsen, with Department of Social Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General, Office of Investigations; U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Connecticut; Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation Division; and Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Fact Sheet: New Haven MOMS Partnership Begins Mental Health, Related Services at Community Sites
Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman, Social Services Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby help launch unique service delivery model at Stop & Shop, other popular locations visited by children and families throughout New Haven.
Gov Malloy Re Appoints Roderick Bremby as Commissioner of the Department of Social Services
Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that he intends to re-appoint Roderick L. Bremby as Commissioner of the Department of Social Services (DSS) when his second term in office begins on January 7, 2015.
Lt. Governor Wyman, Mayor Harp, DSS Announce Expansion of Mental Health Initiative For New Haven Families
(NEW HAVEN, CT, Dec. 9, 2014) – Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman today joined Mayor Toni N. Harp, Social Services Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby, Yale University and business and community partners to announce the expansion of pioneering initiative to help families access mental health services at popular sites in the community, including Stop & Shop Supermarket, West Rock Authors’ Academy, and the Boys & Girls Club of New Haven.
Gov. Malloy: State to Expand Employment and Social Services to Veterans and Their Families
Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that a pilot program connecting Waterbury-area veterans, military service members and their families with state employment and social services will be expanded to the Bridgeport area next month.
State Joins National Settlement with Shire Pharmaceuticals Resolving Inappropriate Marketing Allegations
HARTFORD – Attorney General George Jepsen, Chief State’s Attorney Kevin T. Kane and state Department of Social Services (DSS) Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby announced today that Connecticut has joined a federal-state settlement with Shire Pharmaceuticals, LLC to resolve allegations that the company inappropriately marketed Adderall XR, Vyvanse, Daytrona, Lialda and Pentasa for conditions not approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Gov. Malloy: ‘Katie Beckett’ Waiver Program to Serve 100 More Medically Fragile Children
(Hartford, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that Connecticut’s Medicaid program for medically fragile children, known as the Katie Beckett waiver, will be helping up to 100 additional families care for their children at home, instead of a hospital.
State Brings Criminal Charges and Civil Claims Action against Stamford-based Dental Provider Alleging Medicaid Fraud
In a coordinated law enforcement effort, the state has commenced both criminal and civil proceedings against a Stamford-based dental practitioner and related individuals and businesses alleging a long-running and substantial scheme of fraudulent Medicaid claims for dental services provided to residents of long-term care facilities in the state, Attorney General George Jepsen, Chief State's Attorney Kevin T. Kane and Department of Social Services Commissioner Roderick L. Bremby announced today.
Gov. Malloy: Connecticut Awarded $9.7 M To Integrate Health Care For High-Cost Medicaid Beneficiaries
(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced a new federal award of $9.7 million for spurring a Connecticut initiative to transform the way health care is delivered to children and families with extensive behavioral and physical health needs.