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2011-06-24 14:17:00

Direct Care Job Quality Improvement Act seeks to address looming crisis in America's long-term care system WASHINGTON, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Direct Care Job Quality Improvement Act [S. 1273/H.R. 2341] - a bill that would help create a more stable, valued direct care workforce was introduced yesterday by Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-CA) and Sen. Robert P. Casey, Jr. (D-PA). Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA), Chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee and...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.