DCFS


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DCFS

Abbreviation for:
Directorate of Counter Fraud Services (Medspeak-UK)
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Will County sheriff's spokeswoman Kathy Hoffmeyer said DCFS had visited the family 16 times last year, according to reports.
Mircom said that the acquisition of DCFS will further bolster Mircom's success and reputation as a leader in intelligent building solutions.
In a prepared statement, Ploehn said DCFS reviewed United Care's records and placed a "Do Not Use" designation on the agency.
Mr Singer said: "While there was an automatic report by the hospital to the Department of Children and Family Services, DCFS immediately responded and determined there was no problem and no reason to open a formal investigation.
DCFS data included: (1) the service plan date; (2) the DCFS permanency goal; (3) specific DCFS service objectives and activities; and (4) demographic data about the child.
After DCFS closed a case, payment information contained in USSDS accounted for most of the subsequent involvement, regardless of agency jurisdiction.
The DCFS Disaster Food Stamp initiative affords Louisianians the ability to proactively prepare for these disasters rather than face long lines and delays in service and benefit delivery, which is in direct support our vision for improved customer service and preparedness.
DCFS Deputy Director of Child Protection Nora Harms-Pavelski announced at a legislative hearing Tuesday that the agency is taking back some of the higher-risk cases from contracted nonprofits.
The Reporter analysis shows that nearly 20 percent of the homicides--or 44 cases--occurred within a year after DCFS investigators dismissed the allegations of abuse or neglect as "unfounded.
DCFS is reportedly not making any recommendations on changing the custody arrangement and that is left for a judge to decide.
Through this collaborative partnership and with the strong support of the County's Chief Executive Office, DPSS and DCFS developed service coordination strategies to improve service delivery and coordination for mutual cases and families potentially eligible for CalWORKs.
Those deaths at the hands of a parent or caregiver include several well-publicized cases, including Dae'von Bailey, Lars Sanchez and Isabel Garcia whose alleged mistreatment had been reported to DCFS before their deaths.