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2014-07-01 12:33:32

HARTFORD, Conn., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A nationwide class action lawsuit filed today accuses Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), a global information technology services company, of violating federal and state employment laws by failing to pay overtime compensation to its System Administrators. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of all System Administrators throughout the United States by the law firms of Outten & Golden LLP, Lewis, Feinberg, Lee, Renaker & Jackson P.C.,...

2014-07-01 12:30:18

OAKLAND, Calif., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) today launched an online application for public works contractors to meet the requirements of Senate Bill 854. SB 854, which became effective June 20, establishes a new public works program to replace the Compliance Monitoring Unit and Labor Compliance Program requirements for bond-funded and other public works projects. The new program will cover all public works in the state...

2014-07-01 12:28:57

Video Now Available About Interim HealthCare Enriching Navy Veteran's Life SUNRISE, Fla., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the nation prepares to celebrate Independence Day and recognize the men and women who have sacrificed for our country, Interim HealthCare has posted a personal story of one Navy veteran as a special salute to all its home care patients who are veterans. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140701/123682 Benny, 88, was referred to Interim HealthCare by the...

2014-07-01 12:28:39

Promotion Underscores Company's Commitment to Client Service and Talent Acquisition PARK CITY, Utah, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Supplemental Health Care today announced the appointment of Missy Blankenship to Vice President of Local Offices. She has extensive healthcare staffing experience, having spent nearly 20 years in the staffing and recruiting sectors. "The healthcare industry is undergoing significant and challenging changes in healthcare delivery," said Janet Elkin,...

2014-07-01 12:28:16

NEEDHAM, Mass., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Dovetail Health announced the appointment of David Veroff as Chief Analytics Officer. Mr. Veroff joined the company in early June. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140627/122448 "We are delighted to welcome David Veroff to the Dovetail Health team, where he will be charged with leading and executing Dovetail's analytic strategy in support of medication management solutions. David's extensive experience in population health...

2014-07-01 12:27:49

ATLANTA, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National staffing company, Jackson Healthcare, announced the purchase of Michigan-based Sullivan Healthcare Consulting (SHC), a firm focused on improving the performance of the hospital's perioperative suite. For nearly forty years, Sullivan Healthcare Consulting has specialized in perioperative governance, surgery benchmarking, scheduling, staffing, sterile processing, and surgery IT implementation in hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers...

2014-07-01 10:21:50

The Lancet OECD warns that "more and bigger" efforts will be needed to contain US health budget to prevent reversal of recent slowdown in health spending growth as economic growth improves Growth in health expenditure in the USA slowed dramatically between 2000 and 2011, bringing the growth rate of the country's health budget in line with other high-spending countries, according to new research published in The Lancet as part of a new Series, The health of Americans. However, the...

2014-07-01 08:34:40

LONDON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's quite worrying that in some organisations, the only way employees get any health and safety education is from a dog-eared poster in a corridor. In this era of digital and mobile, where company newsletters can be delivered in seconds and staff work on projects across multiple sites, such digital convenience should be applied to health and safety. After all, huge fines, significant punishments and negative publicity are the...

2014-07-01 08:29:30

ST. LOUIS, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) ("Centene") announced today that it has completed the transaction whereby Community Health Solutions of America, Inc. ("CHS") assigned its contract with the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals ("DHH") under the Bayou Health Shared Savings Program to Centene's wholly owned subsidiary, Louisiana Healthcare Connections, Inc. ("LHCC"). The closing resulted in the issuance of 746,369 shares of Company common...

2014-07-01 08:27:28

SAN DIEGO, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Job seekers need to take control of every job interview, according to the author of a new book for those starting out or starting over in a career. "Job seekers make the common wrong assumption that an interview is an opportunity for an employer to grill an applicant and try to catch them off guard with trick questions," says Phil Blair. "If you leave an interview thinking that you did not get a chance to mention one of your strong points, then...


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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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