Blog Posts in "Ohio"

Posted by & filed under Ohio, Stop Fraud, Stop The Scam, Welfare Reform.

Last week, Ohio Auditor of State Dave Yost testified to the House Committee on Agriculture regarding a recent audit of the states' EBT card system. The audit concluded that there is likely millions of dollars of fraud occurring in the system on an annual basis. Key findings include: 36 deceased individuals received benefits for more than one year after their death 1,862 deceased...[ read more ]

Posted by & filed under Health Care Reform, Ohio, Volunteer Care.

There is some exciting news for low-income Ohioans: Representative Robert Sprague and Senator Peggy Lehner have each introduced a bill into the legislature that would bring Florida’s Volunteer Health Services (VHS) program to the Buckeye State. VHS is a great example of an innovative solution to the problem of access to quality health care; it utilizes existing medical resources to...[ read more ]