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Doctor Selection Fact Sheet

Download the PDF Instant Access to the Minds of Medicine

Patient Education Center contains current clinical information on over 500 conditions and disorders.

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International Center for Disability Resources on the Internet

Be sure to set your timer before you visit this site. Loaded with links on just about anything disability-related." class="details" target="_blank">Visit Their Site

Internet Resources for Special Children

Nonprofit website providing links to adaptive clothing, adaptive computer hardware and aids, specific disability information and resoruces, inspirational prayers and quotes, legal resources, special education resoruces, and much more." class="details" target="_blank">Visit Their Site

Learn the Signs. Act Early.

Visit the "Learn the Signs. Act Early." website for information about childhood developmental milestones and delays. You'll be able to track the developmental milestones your child should be reaching, see how milestones change as your child grows, and download fact sheets on developmental milestones for children from 3 months to 5 years, along with information on developmental screening and developmental disabilities." class="details" target="_blank">Visit Their Site

Medicaid and County to County Moves in NYS

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Medicaid Managed Care and the Uninsured:  Key Data, Trends and Issues

A report from Kaiser Commission (Feb 2012)

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Medicaid Records

To request a Medicaid report for yourself or for your child, download and complete this form.  It should indicate the dates requested.  A report will be sent to you of the charges to Medicaid for services - in school and other services.  The address to mail it to is included on the form.

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Medical Appointment Tips in Spanish

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Medical Library Association’s “Top Ten Most Useful Websites”" class="details" target="_blank">Visit Their Site

Medical Prescription Tips

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Medical Prescription Tips in Spanish

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Medline (PubMed)

PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine, provides access to over 12 million MEDLINE citations back to the mid-1960's and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources." class="details" target="_blank">Visit Their Site

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)

A nonprofit, self-help, support and advocacy organization. Provides education, support, increased funding for research, and advocates, information, referrals, community education, and peer and family support and education." class="details" target="_blank">Visit Their Site

National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities

National clearinghouse for families and professionals that offers information about disabilities and related services and programs in each state, and publishes a newsletter. NICHCY also assists with referrals and provides state resource sheets." class="details" target="_blank">Visit Their Site

National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)

Search their database on disorders, foundations, organizations and agencies. Lots of good information." class="details" target="_blank">Visit Their Site

People with Disabilities and Managed Care

A report from Kaiser Commission (Feb 2012)

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Tips on Researching Health Care Information on the Internet in Spanish

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