The Office of Inspector General (OIG) has launched a new Website for the Kentucky Applicant Registry and Employment Screening (KARES) program.
||From the CHFS News Room
- Madison County Group Receives Award for Elder Abuse Prevention
Friday, July 18, 2014
A Richmond community group has received an award from the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) to help its efforts to stop elder abuse. CHFS presented the Public Awareness Initiative award for $250 to the Madison County Council for Elder Maltreatment Prevention (CEMP) at a conference focusing on elder abuse prevention last month.
- New Office Offers Support for Children and Adults with Autism
Thursday, July 17, 2014
The Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs (CCSHCN) has announced a new Office of Autism has been established at the agency.
- Health Collaborative to Look at Best Practices for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
The state’s maternal and child health leaders are working together to address the rising number of infants born with neonatal abstinence syndrome, the condition caused by exposure to narcotics during pregnancy. The initiative, from the Kentucky Perinatal Quality Collaborative, brings together representatives from the Kentucky Department for Public Health, Kentucky Perinatal Association and the March of Dimes, among others.