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2014-08-25 16:22:08

WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first observance of Labor Day was likely on Sept. 5, 1882, when some 10,000 workers assembled in New York City for a parade. That celebration inspired similar events across the country, and by 1894 more than half the states were observing a "working men's holiday" on one day or another. Later that year, with Congress passing legislation and President Grover Cleveland signing the bill on June 29, the first Monday in September was...

2014-08-25 12:26:39

Video provides a vivid look at how mobile integrated healthcare and community paramedicine programs work and the impact they have on our nation's healthcare. CLINTON, Miss., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) announced the release of a new video, created to give emergency medical services (EMS) practitioners and other healthcare professionals a vivid look at how mobile integrated healthcare and community paramedicine...

2014-08-25 08:28:19

New Service Provides Dental Professionals With Innovative Online System; Includes CE Reminder Service ATLANTA, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DentalPost, the dental industry's premier online and mobile job board, announces the launch of its continuing education management tool. This innovative online system, a first of its kind in the dental job board industry, allows users to manage CEs and Required Hours in an easy to navigate one-stop site....

2014-08-25 08:27:05

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to help veterans and their families navigate all of their health care options, the national non-profit Transamerica Center for Health Studies (TCHS) has developed the Veterans Health Coverage Guide that explains the types of insurance available and how they interact with each other. Recent changes in healthcare legislation means more health care coverage options for veterans and their families....

2014-08-25 08:24:12

Millennials Least Likely to Have All Types of Insurance SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately one in four Americans between the ages of 18 and 29 lacks health insurance (24%), according to a new insuranceQuotes.com report. Despite the Affordable Care Act's mandate that all Americans have health insurance, the report found 16% of all adults do not have health insurance. Millennials are 10 percentage points more likely to lack health insurance than people 30 and older. "A...

2014-08-25 08:21:14

Latest Upgrade Helps Businesses Remain Compliant with Hours of Service (HOS) Regulations DUBLIN and BOSTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleetmatics Group PLC (NYSE: FLTX), a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS), today announced the introduction of a new upgrade for its Fleetmatics REVEAL(TM) product, a business-intelligence based fleet management solution. Most notably, the latest...

2014-08-25 04:20:34

Aged care industry to be a key revenue source KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Malaysia is turning out to be the new healthcare investor destination as a proactive government and burgeoning aging population fuel the demand for healthcare services. In 2013, Forbes ranked it as the third best country to retire in, and the aged care industry is expected to be worth $1.2 billion by 2020. Medical tourists and foreign retirees too are choosing Malaysia due to the lower cost of...

2014-08-24 23:03:00

Changing Healthcare with Advancing Technologies Research Institute (CHATR) is a new non--profit research and information program that studies the effectiveness of digital technologies and social media tools that can be used for "best practices" with positively changing patient and population outcomes. Social media and new digital technologies can help healthcare providers to exceed the Meaningful Use pay-for-performance standards. Pomona, California (PRWEB) August 24, 2014...

2014-08-23 04:20:05

MONTREAL, Aug. 23, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that François Hollande, the President of France, officially opened Mayotte Airport's new terminal alongside Youssef Sabeh, Senior Vice-President Operations & Maintenance, Europe, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. on August 23. The new terminal was designed and built by SNC-Lavalin, which has also operated the Airport since 2011. The terminal successfully welcomed its first passengers on May 15,...

2014-08-22 23:10:29

Os-Monitor.com, an outstanding online supplier of useful software programs, has unveiled its new employee monitoring software collection (http://www.os-monitor.com). (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Os-Monitor.com, an outstanding online supplier of useful software programs, has unveiled its new employee monitoring software collection (http://www.os-monitor.com). In addition to that, the company has also announced that all these high end items are offered with greatly discounted prices. With the...


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2010-11-17 16:16:49

Captain Kathryn Hire is a NASA astronaut who has flown aboard two Space Shuttle missions. She was born Kathryn Patricia Hire on August 26, 1959 in Mobile, Alabama. She graduated from Murphy High School in 1977, and went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and Management from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1981. After earning her Naval Flight Officer wings in October 1982, Hire she carried out worldwide airborne oceanographic research missions with Oceanographic Development...

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