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Health Care
Friday, March 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michigan Medicaid Program Will Waive Copays and Cost-Sharing for Coronavirus »
Governor Whitmer Announces Michigan Medicaid Program Will Waive Copays and Cost-Sharing for Coronavirus Testing, Health Ca...
Thursday, March 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Whitmer pleased with federal court ruling that preserves health care coverage for tens of thous »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    March 3, 2020   Contact: Bob Wheaton, MDHHS,  wheatonb@michigan.g...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDHHS invites public input on aging for new state plan »
MDHHS invites public input on aging for new state plan   LANSING, Mich. –  The Michigan Commission...
Friday, January 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michigan State Loan Repayment Program 2020 Application Period Update »
The Michigan State Loan Repayment Program (MSLRP) assists employers in the recruitment and retention of medical, dental, a...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
PrEP program launches; provides free HIV-preventing medication to qualified patients »
Ready, Set, PrEP program launches; provides free HIV-preventing medication to qualified patients  ...

NASW-Michigan News
Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Secretary of State to mail absent voter ballot applications to all May 5 voters »
Secretary of State to mail absent voter ballot applications to all May 5 voters  Contact:  Tracy Wimmer 5...
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
COVID-19 Updates for Clinicians. Weekly calls, free webinar, additional trainings »
COVID-19 Updates for  Clinicians Weekly calls, free webinar, additional trainings  ...
Monday, March 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important Updates for Social Work Students »
As we all adjust to an ever changing world due to the COVID-19, NASW-Michigan wanted to check in with our student members...
Monday, March 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Whitmer Signs “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order​ »
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   March 23, 2020  Media Contact:  BrownT56@michigan.gov...
Friday, March 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Passes, Trump Signs Families First Coronavirus Response Act »
Senate Passes, Trump Signs Families First Coronavirus Response Act (H.R. 6201) March 19, 2020   &nb...

School
Thursday, March 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
School Social Workers Unveil School Safety Reform Plan »
Law enforcement, school groups ask legislature for $120M to make schools safer Updated  Mar 22 ;  Posted&...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSW students protest staff member's email based on religious bias »
Kaela Theut Daily Staff Reporter Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:52pm   Over 30 st...
Wednesday, May 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social workers ‘were the glue’ that held school together after shock of student’s death »
It was an extremely difficult time for students, staff and administrators in Wyandotte Public Schools last week, and Schoo...
Friday, April 29, 2016
Students take part in ‘Professionalism Day’ »
Students take part in ‘Professionalism Day’ MARQUETTE — The weather was a little gray Wednesday, but some students at...
Thursday, February 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
State has fewer goals to end child welfare system oversight »
State has fewer goals to end child welfare system oversight   Associated Press 6:30 p.m. EST February 2, 2016&...

Legislation/Policy
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Child Welfare Law Changes Headed to Governor »
A package of bills that aligns state child welfare laws with federal law changes is headed to the governor's desk after th...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Bills Aim to Improve Mental Competency Exam Process »
A bipartisan plan to help address the backlog of criminal defendants awaiting mental competency evaluations at the state's...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Whitmer Creates Task Force Focused on Lifting Michiganders Out of Poverty ​ »
Gov. Whitmer Creates Task Force Focused on Lifting Michiganders Out of Poverty     DETROIT, Mich. -- ...
Friday, December 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDHHS seeking feedback during series of local town halls on opioids »
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Opioids Task Force and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) are hosting...
Friday, December 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Whitmer Signs Fiscal Year 2020 Supplemental Budget Package »
LANSING, Mich. --  Today, Governor Whitmer signed every bill in the F iscal Year  2020 supplemental budget p...

Social Justice
Thursday, October 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Whitmer Signs ​Bipartisan​ Bills to Raise the Age for Juvenile Offenders​ »
Governor Whitmer Signs   Bipartisan    Bills to Raise the Age for Juvenile Offenders  ...
Monday, July 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Whitmer Signs Executive Directive to Put Michigan Jobs First​ »
Gov. Whitmer Signs Executive Directive to Put Michigan Jobs First       LANSING,...
Monday, July 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Great Lakes Governors Urge Presidential Candidates to Adopt Great Lakes 2020 Presidential Agenda »
Great Lakes Governors Urge Presidential Candidates to Adopt Great Lakes 2020 Presidential Agenda   ...
Monday, June 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Administration’s proposed mass raids on migrant families misguided, harmful »
Trump Administration’s proposed mass raids on migrant families misguided, harmful National NASW News Release...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Takes Steps to Help Returning Citizens Join the Workforce in Well-Paying Professions​ »
Governor Takes Steps to Help Returning Citizens Join the Workforce in Well-Paying Professions    ...

Advocacy
Monday, August 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CEI-CMH and NAMI Response to Recent Mass Shootings »
To our community: As community partners offering care and support to individuals and families with mental illness in...
Monday, July 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Engage Now to Protect Child Migrants »
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) continues to be deeply concerned about the care and treatment of childre...
Tuesday, July 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Share Your Story: EITC »
EITC   The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is widely recognized as one of the most effective anti-pov...
Monday, June 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW Report on Abolishing Cash Bail »
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the largest professional social work group in the United States, says t...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Broad coalition calls for increase in Michigan’s Earned Income Tax Credit »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Contact: Nick Dodge Byrum & Fisk Advocacy Communications (51...

Insurance
Thursday, November 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on Medicaid Recoupment/Clawbacks »
Thanks to your consistent feedback, NASW Michigan was able to advocate on your behalf to ensure that paybacks of Medicaid...
Wednesday, September 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
STATE OF MICHIGAN TERMS MAGELLAN EFF 10/01/2019 »
This email was sent from Mid Michigan Medical Management on September 8, 2019.    As you may know, Blue C...
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Policy restrictions waived for policyholders in the aftermath of Hurricanes »
Frederick, Maryland – September 21, 2017— Social workers are on the front line when it comes to providing disaster relief...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
When it comes to Claims-made Professional Liability coverage... »
When it comes to Claims-made Professional Liability coverage, make sure you keep it continuously with no gaps! If you a...
Saturday, January 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report Court and Licensing Board Matters to Your Professional Liability Insurance »
Report Court and Licensing Board Matters to Your Professional Liability Insurance Carrier Immediately As many social wo...

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