Tag: Delaware Health and Social Services

Statement From Auditor McGuiness On Judge’s Ruling

DOVER, Delaware – Today, Delaware State Auditor Kathleen McGuiness released the following statement in response to the Memorandum Opinion and Order from the court confirming the Auditor’s Office’s power to conduct performance audits: Judge Karsnitz rel...

Family Emergency Preparedness Day Returns on September 17

The 16th annual Family Emergency Preparedness Day returns on Saturday, September 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Brecknock County Park, 80 Old Camden Road, Camden, DE 19934. The rain date is Sunday, September 18. September is “National Preparedness Month,” an...

Delaware Emitirá Beneficios de Emergencia el 28 de Julio

NEW CASTLE (26 de Julio de 2022) – La División de Servicios Sociales de Delaware emitirá beneficios de emergencia para Julio a los hogares elegibles como parte de la respuesta continua del Estado a la crisis de salud pública de COVID-19. Los bene...

Delaware Will Issue Monthly Emergency Benefits on July 28

NEW CASTLE (July 26, 2022) – The Delaware Division of Social Services will issue emergency benefits for July to eligible households as part of the State’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 public health emergency. Benefits will be issued as part of the ...

State Auditor McGuiness Finds Issues with Patients’ Trust Funds

DOVER, Del. – State Auditor Kathy McGuiness announced today the release of an Agreed Upon Procedures report titled “Department of Health and Social Services Delaware Psychiatric Center Patients’ Trust Fund.” “The report released today is the first of t...

Stray Cat in Smyrna Tests Positive for Rabies

DOVER (June 29, 2022) – The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is advising Kent County residents who live or spend time near the area of Smyrna Landing Road in Smyrna that a positive case of rabies in a stray cat has been reported...

Delaware Will Issue Monthly Emergency Benefits On June 30

NEW CASTLE (June 28, 2022) – The Delaware Division of Social Services will issue emergency benefits for June to eligible households as part of the State’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 public health emergency. Benefits will be issued as part of the ...

Delaware Will Issue Monthly Emergency Benefits On May 26

NEW CASTLE (May 25, 2022) – The Delaware Division of Social Services will issue emergency benefits for May to eligible households as part of the State’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 public health emergency. Benefits will be issued as part of the Su...

DHSS Releases Second Annual Health Care Benchmark Trend Report

NEW CASTLE (May 5, 2022) – Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) Secretary Molly Magarik presented the State’s second annual Benchmark Trend Report at today’s Delaware Health Care Commission (DHCC) meeting. This report displays trends in Dela...

DHSS Launches State Health Care Provider Loan Repayment Program

NEW CASTLE (May 4, 2022) – The Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) has launched a state-sponsored Health Care Provider Loan Repayment Program (HCPLRP). Under the new loan repayment program, eligible clinicians may receive up to $50,000 per ...