Campaign: Health and Human Services

PT/OT Federal Guideline

My daughter was denied her weekly PT/OT because she reached the age of 13; she is allowed 3 visits total a year. We need to have PT/OT accesible for patients that require a shift because of Insurance and age. Since the discontinuance of her weekly PT and OT visits her disease has progressed exponentionaly.

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Train Caregivers and PA's about Assistive Tech Apps

Software abandonment is a huge issue because caregivers are not trained to use the apps/software. Assistive technology can become the prompter and reminder for so many life functions, but if the caregivers don't understand how to work with them, then technology abandonment is inevitable. In Oregon, I see a high turnover of caregivers. I also see that they're on the bottom of the payscale with few incentives to better ...View full idea »

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products not covered by insurance

my healthcare plan like many of ours don't cover depends and ointment. These two can be very costly and I think they should be covered.

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property tax deduction

in my state (illinois) you can get a tax brake only if your the adult who owns and lives in the home. I think families who have kid/adult living with them should be able to get a discount as well. This is because our taxes went up by 1137.00 which makes me angry. We are strapped as it is now this will make it very,very hard.

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finding a place to live

my parents want me to move out, how cani find housing for disabled?

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Autism and selective mutism

What is the difference.

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