DCFS is issuing this Invitation for Bids (IFB) to solicit Bids from qualified organizations to provide Drug and Alcohol testing services through urine sample collection and assessment of test results of drug and alcohol use.
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.
Although it was not possible to use formal measures of reliability and validity of the data given the fiscal reimbursement implications of the material examined, it was the impression of one DCFS administrator that the data were reliable.
DCFS continues to reach out to Louisiana residents to encourage them to pre-register for the Disaster Food Stamp program by visiting their citizen portal which can be found on their website: http://www.
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.