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2014-07-16 16:23:36

SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group, a leading provider of innovative financing solutions for healthcare professionals, has been named one of the 100 top earning Hispanic-owned companies by HispanicBusiness.com. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100301/NY62435LOGO "The companies on the HispanicBusiness 100 have reached a level that sets them apart from the rest, and deserve to be recognized as such," writes research supervisor, Michael...

2014-07-16 16:21:04

HALIFAX, July 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ -The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today addressed participants at the Women in Transportation Roundtable about the integral role that women play in Canada's transportation industry. Minister Raitt spoke to women from transportation-related industries in Atlantic Canada about the benefits of developing a sustainable, skilled workforce in the transportation sector, and the need for more women to be front and centre, at every level...

2014-07-16 12:32:08

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The number of IT jobs grew 0.3 percent sequentially last month to 4,664,800, according to TechServe Alliance, the national trade association of the IT & Engineering Staffing and Solutions industry. On a year-over-year basis, IT employment has grown by 3.2% since June 2013 adding 144,200 IT workers. Engineering jobs grew again in June, up 0.3 percent sequentially to 2,506,300. On a year-over-year basis, engineering...

2014-07-16 12:29:06

New Three-Year Contract Increases Wages, Benefits For 4,000 Teamsters WASHINGTON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An overwhelming majority of Teamster local unions that represent pipeline construction workers in the United States voted in favor of a new three-year contract, the Teamsters Union announced today. The contract covers about 4,000 Teamsters. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100127/IBTLOGO "Our pipeline workers will benefit from the improved wages, benefits and other...

2014-07-16 12:27:55

ASHLAND, Ore., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent study by an insurance industry trade organization found that a big reason people don't understand insurance is that insurance people don't use "authentic language" in their communications. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140716/127620Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140716/127621 "These study results probably come as no surprise to anyone," says James Whitaker, publisher, Smart's Publishing. "But that's...

2014-07-16 12:27:40

Connects Employers and Job Seekers via Largest Online Nurse Network EXCELSIOR, Minn., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- allnurses.com, the largest peer-to-peer online networking and support site for nursing, has launched its new Career Resource Center, allnurses Jobs. The Career Center is designed to better connect today's millions of nurses and nursing students with potential employers, and vice versa. The resource features advanced search and matching technology, and offers a wealth of...

2014-07-16 12:27:09

DUBLIN, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Healthcare EDI Market by Component, Transactions, Mode of Delivery & by End-users - Global Forecast to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) has helped evolve the healthcare market for claims management and supply chain management to depend from paper based to electronic based mode of transactions. The benefits...

2014-07-16 12:27:04

Experienced executive will expand Lockton's healthcare service suite for new and existing clients ATLANTA, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton has expanded its healthcare risk management practice with the addition of Jeffrey Smith as Senior Vice President, Healthcare Leader based in Lockton's Atlanta office. Lockton is the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090415/CG99351LOGO "We are thrilled to welcome Jeffrey to...

2014-07-16 08:30:24

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Workers Freedom Coalition has dedicated the past 2 years to helping workers and their families with the issues they have endured while employed at Lamar Construction. Lamar employees have been subjected to wage theft, unsafe working conditions, the lack of safety training, and abuse on the job site. Lamar Construction dealt the final blow to its workforce last Wednesday when they closed their doors with absolutely no...

2014-07-16 08:29:08

Janet Olszewski joins statewide health insurance co-op at critical time in state's increasingly competitive insurance landscape EAST LANSING, Mich., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Janet Olszewski, who managed $14 billion in annual resources during her tenure as Director of the Michigan Department of Community Health, is joining Consumers Mutual Insurance of Michigan as Senior Director for Strategic Initiatives and Public Policy, the statewide insurer announced today. She began her new...


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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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