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Leah Garner

Leah Garner
Director of Governmental Affairs and Advocacy
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Episode 12: Interview with Neeysa Biddle, CEO of St. Vincent’s Health System

Episode 12: Interview with Neeysa Biddle, CEO of St. Vincent’s Health System – Leah Garner, Director of Government Affairs and Advocacy sits down with Neeysa Biddle to discuss the changing landscape in healthcare, Medicaid expansion, and much more… Listen Now   Subscribe in another RSS reader

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More rigorous standardized test coming to Alabama

Alabama has adopted more rigorous standardized tests that will bring clarity to the assessment process. While necessary to ensure clarity in our education system, Alabama will more than likely need to prepare for drops in test scores in the next two years. The drops will like come from two policy …

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Episode 2: Health Care Series – BCBS on Affordable Care Act

Episode 2: Health Care Series – BCBS on Affordable Care Act – Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Alabama provides the latest information about changes to the Affordable Care Act in 2014. This episode is the first in a continuing series on health care. Listen Now Subscribe in another RSS reader

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New Department of Education assessment begins this month

The Alabama State Department of Education has announced a new measure of student assessment -“ACT Aspire” – which will begin on April 28. As part of PLAN 2020, the State Board of Education adopted ACT Aspire to test student progress of Grades 3-8 and will make Alabama the first to …

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BCA-Endorsed Free Webinar on Diabetes is Scheduled for Wednesday Afternoon

A leader in diabetes care and a health plan company have scheduled a free webinar Wednesday to discuss with employers and interested parties the prevalence and cost of diabetes, screening and prevention programs, and patient and stakeholder resources. The presentation by Norvo Nordisk and Medicaid Health Plans of America is …

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