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Saint Joseph Rehabilitation and Nursing Center Achieves Five-Star Quality Rating

Highest rating for health care excellence awarded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation Therapies and Hospice Care.

Saint Joseph Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is a Joint Commission Accredited, Medicare and Medicaid Certified, 123-bed healthcare facility that serves a diverse cultural population of families and patients in Dorchester, and throughout the surrounding communities of the greater Boston area.

Our residents enjoy many dynamic programs, as well as a variety of social, religious and cultural activities with all the comforts of home. Our compassionate, friendly and professional staff includes physicians, licensed nurses, physical, occupational and speech therapists as well as social workers and recreational activities personnel who are specially trained in geriatric and rehabilitative care. We at Saint Joseph do our best to provide our residents with all the latest amenities, including free wireless internet access throughout our facility. Ask our staff about access while you are staying or visiting with us.

The staff at Saint Joseph Rehabilitation and Nursing Center knows how important it is to you to find the right skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility. Here, you will find an environment where staff members function as an extension of your own family, while providing the best possible short or long-term care. At Saint Joseph you may rest assured that our family is caring for yours.

Healthcare Services We Offer:

Our continued commitment to excellence is evidenced through the many health care services we provide. We offer the best of care and comfort by employing highly qualified, professional staff. Our services include: short-term rehabilitation, long term care, post-surgical recovery care, wound care, respite care, pain management, and hospice care. We also offer physical and occupational therapy as well as speech pathology. Our interdisciplinary team approach is a coordinated effort involving nursing, rehabilitation services, nutritional counseling, social services and recreational activities for the well-being of all residents. Together, we make certain that each resident has a comprehensive care plan that is specifically designed for their individual needs.

We invite you to learn more about all the many programs, services and dedicated staff of Saint Joseph Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Our admissions director is here to answer any questions you may have regarding skilled nursing services or therapy programs awaiting you at Saint Joseph. Call us today at (617) 825-6320 to schedule your personal visit. We look forward to meeting you soon!

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Boston Criminal Lawyer – Suffolk County Criminal Defense Attorney – Urbelis Law, LLC #urbelis

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Boston Criminal Lawyer

Urbelis Law, LLC is a Boston-based criminal defense law firm representing individuals and businesses throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. We also handle all federal criminal matters in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. Our firm is dedicated to not only understanding the facts and circumstances of your legal matter, but learning about you as a person. Our Boston criminal lawyers recognize that your case may have far-reaching collateral effects beyond what happens in court, and we customize our defense strategy based on your specific needs. If you want us to take it all the way to trial, we are more than willing to do so. In fact, our record demonstrates that we obtain “Not Guilty” verdicts on 90% of the cases we bring to trial. Of course, every case is unique. If the anxiety of your pending criminal matter is interfering with your ability to work or continue with your day to day life, or if your case would benefit from a resolution prior to trial, we will do everything in our power to reach the best possible outcome. We are here to listen to your situation and always provide a free initial consultation. Since many arrests and criminal matters arise during non-business hours, we are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The sooner you contact our office, the sooner we can fight for you.

From relatively minor misdemeanor offenses to major felonies, the Boston criminal attorneys at Urbelis Law have extensive experience handling every type of criminal matter in Massachusetts. In addition to our highly successful trial practice, we help clients navigate the ins and outs and potential collateral effects of their cases. We will handle an RMV hearing stemming from a misdemeanor criminal charge with the same vigor employed during a Sex Offender Registry Board matter as the result of a felony sexual assault charge. In addition to fully advising you of the strengths and weaknesses of taking your case to trial, you will always be apprised of your options short of trial (working out a deal), the consequences of your decisions, and the collateral effects associated with all potential outcomes. All of your bases are covered, and you will never be left in the dark, at Urbelis Law.

In addition to vigorously representing our clients throughout the various stages of their Massachusetts criminal cases, we provide that same dedication to help prevent criminal charges before they are officially filed. Whether you are concerned about being investigated for a crime, or you have been contacted by the police who are requesting an interview at the station, or perhaps you’ve received an application for a criminal complaint and don’t know where to turn. Don’t panic. We are here to help. It is important that you contact our office as soon as you have these concerns, because these situations are very time-sensitive and must be handled before they spiral out of control. Let us help prevent or minimize the damage. That’s what we do.

Given that many arrests occur during non-business hours, our Boston criminal lawyers are prepared to provide you with a free initial consultation 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you were arrested over the weekend, we are prepared to meet with you right away to answer your questions and provide you with peace of mind before going in to your Monday morning arraignment in court. In most cases, you should be prepared to retain a defense attorney prior to the arraignment to ensure that all necessary paperwork is obtained from the government and your rights are protected from the onset of your criminal case. In more serious cases, or if you are already on probation for an open case, you should absolutely be represented by an attorney at the arraignment as the prosecution is likely to ask that you either be held on bail, have the bail revoked on your open case and have you detained for up to 90 days, or have you held as a “dangerous person ” for up to 120 days. In this situation, if you’re convinced that you can’t afford an attorney, you’re doing yourself a major injustice. The truth is, you can’t afford NOT to have an attorney. With no obligation to hire us after your initial consultation, you certainly having nothing to lose by calling!

Contact our office for your free initial consultation regarding your Massachusetts criminal matter:


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Public Health #umass, #umass #amherst, #umass #at #amherst, #university #of #massachusetts, #university #of #massachusetts

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Public Health Sciences

The Public Health Sciences undergraduate degree program in the University of Massachusetts School of Public Health and Health Sciences is among the most comprehensive programs in New England. Public health faculty members are experts in many pressing public health concerns such as obesity and diabetes prevention, women’s health, global health, aging and healthy living, and environmental health concerns. The Public Health Sciences major prepares students for entry-level public health positions; graduate programs; and medical, physician assistant, and nursing school.

Departments and Programs

In the Spotlight

UMass Amherst has named Public Health Sciences senior Meghan Berry among this year’s 21st Century Leaders. The university honors a group of graduating seniors each year for their exemplary achievement, initiative and leadership.

Sara J. Hickey, a senior majoring in public health, legal studies and French, was honored at the State House during the state Department of Higher Education’s “29 Who Shine” ceremony saluting public campus graduates for their civic and academic achievements.


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Drug Rehab Massachusetts (MA), Drug Treatment, Facilities, Programs #drug #rehab #massachusetts, #drug #rehab #ma,

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Massachusetts Drug Rehabs and Addiction Treatment

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  • Baldpate Hospital
    83 Baldpate Rd. Georgetown, MA 01833
    Baldpate Hospital provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Buprenorphine Treatment
    www.baldpateh.com

  • Caritas Good Samaritan Hospital
    71 Walnut St. Foxboro, MA 02035
    Caritas Good Samaritan Hospital provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Buprenorphine Treatment
    www.caritasgoodsam.org
  • Community Healthcare Inc
    628 Center St. Chicopee, MA 01013
    Community Healthcare Inc provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction, Methadone Services
    www.csacmethadone.com
  • Entre Familia
    209 River St. mattapan, MA 02126
    Entre Familia provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.bphc.org
  • S. Shore Mental Wellness
    859 Willard St. Quincy, MA 02169
    S. Shore Mental Wellness provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.ssmh.org
  • S. Shore Recovery Home
    10 Dysart St. Quincy, MA 02169
    S. Shore Recovery Home provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction, Halfway house
  • Spectrum Health Systems Inc
    861 Main St. Weymouth, MA 02190
    Spectrum Health Systems Inc provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.spectrumhealthsystems.org
  • Stanley St. Treatment and Resources
    386 Stanley St. Fall River, MA 02720
    Stanley St. Treatment and Resources provides the following services: Detox, Methadone Detox, Buprenorphine Treatment
    www.sstar.org
  • The Dimock Center
    50 Dimock St. Roxbury, MA 02119
    The Dimock Center provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction, Halfway house
    www.dimock.org
  • Youth Opportunities Upheld Inc
    81 Plantation St. Worcester, MA 01604
    Youth Opportunities Upheld Inc provides the following services: Drug & Alcohol Addiction
    www.youinc.org

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  • International and Comparative Education, Master – at Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden #ma #in #international

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    International and Comparative Education, Master

    • Overview
    • Programme outline
    • Key facts
    • Admission requirements
    • Fees and funding

    About

    The Master Degree Programme in International and Comparative Education offered by Stockholm University focuses on the following research and training areas: International and Comparative Perspectives, Educational Planning, Education and Development, Educational Research, Reforms, Administration and Management.

    Within the framework of the programme, students complete a Master thesis. The overall aim of the programme is for students to acquire and advance their knowledge and analytical skills in the research fields of educational policy, planning, management, reform and evaluation by drawing on international, global and comparative perspectives, including cross-disciplinary, cross-cultural, trans-national and developmental dimensions.

    The programme is comprised of 120 higher education credits (120 ECTS) over four academic terms.

    Programme Structure

    Courses Included:
    • International and Comparative Education
    • Educational Planning – theory and practice
    • Education and (International) Development
    • Introduction to Educational Research Methods
    • Educational Reform
    • Educational Management and Leadership

    For more information, please visit the programme website.

    Detailed Programme Facts

    Starting in 2017-08-28 00:00:00

    You can apply until:

    • Application deadline for this start date has passed.

    Always verify the dates on the programme website.

  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
    • Credits

      You only need to take one of these language tests:

      Minimum required score: 6.5

      The IELTS or the International English Language Test System tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00 9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

      Minimum required score: 575

      The TOEFL or Test OF English as a Foreign Language offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

      Minimum required score: 90

      The TOEFL or Test Of English as a Foreign Language offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

      Academic Requirements

      Special eligibility requirements

      Bachelor’s degree in the Social Sciences or a Teacher’s certificate corresponding to 180 ECTS credits or equivalent. Swedish Upper Secondary School course English B/English 6 or equivalent.

      Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

      • EUR 18922 International
      • Free EU/EEA

      Tuition fees only concern citizens outside the EU, EES and Switzerland

      • First instalment: 45000 SEK
      • Total course/programme fee: 180000 SEK

      Funding

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    • Massachusetts Insurance Payment Options #auto #insurance #boston #ma, #ma #insurance #payment #options


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      Massachusetts Payment Plan Information

      MAPFRE Insurance offers different payment plans for Massachusetts insurance customers. These plans give customers choice and flexibility so that you can pay for your policy in as many as twelve installments or as few as one.

      Automatic Payment Plan (EFT) – Personal Auto and Homeowners Policies

      For new policies, we require a deposit premium of 12%. For Personal Auto and Homeowner policies we have lowered our deposit premium to 8%. Premiums are payable in up to 12 installments which are automatically deducted from a checking or statement savings account on a date you choose. You will receive a schedule of all deductions when you begin the plan and if the deduction amount changes. Enrollment is easy, fast, and a time saving way to make your monthly premium payments. Personal Automobile policies and Homeowner policies will incur a $1.00 monthly service fee. To enroll in the EFT payment plan, you can login to your established MAPFRE account or you can set up an account at this time. Simply click on the link from the MAPFRE Home page under the ONLINE SERVICES. You can also complete the EFT Authorization form, located to the right under Related Forms on this page. Complete the form following the necessary requirements and mail directly to MAPFRE Insurance, 11 Gore Road, Webster, MA 01570.

      * Please note we cannot use passbook savings accounts for your EFT deductions.

      Paid In Full – All Policies

      Pay the full premium at any time to avoid future or all finance fees or service charges.

      Paid In Full – Personal Auto

      Pay the full premium with New Business (effective 09/01/09 new business) or the full balance on the first renewal bill (effective 11/01/09 renewals) and no finance fee or service charge is applied. You will also receive an additional 5% discount on coverage parts 1-12 when the annual premium is paid in full.

      11 Payment Plan – Personal Auto and Homeowners Policies

      For new policies, we require a down payment followed by ten installments. If you are a renewal customer, premium is payable in eleven monthly installments. Service fees are included on each statement sent to you after the effective date of your policy.

      Commercial Policies – Commercial policyholders are also eligible for the 11 Payment Plan. Applicable service fees or finance charges will be displayed on the premium invoices.

      3 Payment Plan – Homeowners and Umbrella Policies

      Premium is payable in three installments due at the start of the policy and every 90 days thereafter. Service fees are added to the last two bills.

      The Commerce Insurance Company
      Attn: Direct Bill Payment
      11 Gore Rd.
      Webster, MA 01570

      Please include your policy number on your check.

      Customer Service Representatives can be reached Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at (800) 922-8276

      Automated Account Information
      Use your touch tone phone to receive account information 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Call (800) 922-8276. Select ‘2’ for Billing, then press ‘2’ to reach the automated billing information center.

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      Corporate Information

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      MAPFRE Insurance is a brand of MAPFRE U.S.A. Corp. and its affiliates, MAPFRE Life Insurance Company (Dover, DE.),The Commerce Insurance Company, (Webster, MA) and Citation Insurance Company (Webster, MA). MAPFRE Life Insurance Company is licensed in all states excluding New York. The Commerce Insurance Company is not responsible for the contractual or financial obligations of MAPFRE Life Insurance Company.


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      Bachelors Degree Health Management Online #online #bachelors #degree #health #information #management, #undergraduate #degrees #healthcare

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      Combine Your Passion for Care with Your Talent for Business

      Advances in healthcare coupled with an aging human population are driving demand for health management professionals who possess both business acumen and in-depth knowledge of healthcare functions and processes. In response, Northeastern’s College of Professional Studies offers the Bachelor of Science in Health Management degree program.

      As a student in this focused bachelor’s degree program, you will enhance your analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving skills while establishing competency in health care management, finance, policies and procedures, and relevant legal and regulatory issues. From health care administration to health services management, this degree program will prepare you for numerous career opportunities in this dynamic and rewarding field.

      Career Outlook

      An aging population has increased demand for healthcare professionals who can improve efficiencies and enhance quality of care within healthcare service organizations. Robust growth for the field is expected, particularly for applicants with healthcare experience and strong business and management skills.

      Interested in learning more?

      Learn why the Bachelor of Science in Health Management is a good fit for you; watch our recent webinar on the program .

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