Medicaid expansion results in thousands receiving care

David, a 32-year-old single father of two young children, had not seen a doctor in many years. He could barely afford medical care for his children. However, when Oklahoma voters approved the expansion of Medicaid, David wondered if he qualified. On June 30, 2020, the Oklahoma Medicaid Expansion Initiative, State Question 802, passed by a majority vote to expand Medicaid eligibility…

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Family and Children’s Services dedicates building to CEO Gail Lapidus

A treatment center for children who are abused, traumatized or burdened by poor behavioral health was recently dedicated and renamed in honor of the longtime CEO of Family and Children’s Services (F&CS). The Lapidus Center, which houses several programs dedicated to the well-being of children and their families, was dedicated in honor of Gail Lapidus,…

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