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Change Healthcare Outage Due to Cybersecurity Attack

Change Healthcare Outage Due to Cybersecurity Attack Beginning Wednesday, February 21, 2024, Change Healthcare experienced a cybersecurity attack. As reported by PYA, the ransomware gang BlackCat (also known as ALPHV) is behind the attack. The attack resulted in Change Healthcare shutting down more than 100 applications/services as it works through restoration. In addition, some vendors

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Medicaid Renewals KIERA Social Media Toolkit

Medicaid Renewal Resources Table of Contents Medicaid Renewals Resume in 2023 Medicaid renewals have been on pause since 2020 and will resume in 2023. KanCare will use the information they have on file to decide if Medicaid family member(s) still qualify for Medicaid or CHIP coverage. If KanCare needs more information to make a coverage decision,

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Community Care Clinic Week 2022

Community Care Clinic Week 2022 Community Care Clinic Week is an annual, week-long celebration in mid-August (August 7 – 13, 2022) to highlight the innovative community-based health care that is giving Kansans in need the chance to lead healthy, productive lives. Community Care clinics provide comprehensive medical, dental and behavioral healthcare to approximately 1 in

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2022 Voter Engagement Guide

2022 Voter Engagement Guide UPDATED NOVEMBER 1, 2022 In June 2022 the American Medical Association’s House of Delegates adopted a resolution declaring that voting is a social determinant of health. Studies have consistently shown a correlation between voting and a growing range of health indicators, including lower child mortality, reduced risk of cancer death, and

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Community Care Network Announces Sonja W. Bachus as CEO

For Immediate Release COMMUNITY CARE NETWORK OF KANSAS ANNOUNCES SONJA W. BACHUS AS THE ORGANIZATION’S NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER Sonja W. Bachus joins Community Care Network of Kansas, the state’s Primary Care Association, as Chief Executive Officer. TOPEKA, KS, JULY 19, 2022: Community Care Network of Kansas announces Sonja W. Bachus as the new Chief

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Pride Month 2022: Resources for Members

June is Pride Month in Kansas and across the United States, a month of events and awareness recognizing the impact LGBTQIA2S+ people have had (and currently have) in the world. Pride Month commemorates the Stonewall riots, which occurred at the end of June 1969. Below are a number of resources to learn more about Pride

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