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2014-10-17 23:00:42

While the world is understandably focused on the appropriate protocols and protective gear for health care workers, the critical role of nursing education must also be considered. The National League for Nursing endorses the need to co-create partnerships between academic and clinical practice to strengthen the educational foundation for providing safe, effective quality care. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 News that two nurses in Dallas have been infected with the deadly Ebola...

2014-10-14 12:27:42

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- City officials are overwhelmingly feeling optimistic about the health and direction of local fiscal conditions for the first time since the recession, according to a new report from the National League of Cities. The 29(th) annual City Fiscal Conditions report shows that city revenues are showing the first positive growth in 5 years and cities are beginning to hire workers again....

2014-10-08 20:21:44

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National League of Cities (NLC) will release the 2014 edition of its annual report tracking fiscal conditions in cities across the U.S at an October 14, 2014 event at the Newseum. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081022/NLCLOGO Jason Furman, Chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, will deliver keynote remarks, followed by a panel discussion with local officials and industry watchers to discuss local economic...

2014-10-07 23:00:26

Asserting that the lack of focus on the LPN/LVN workforce affects patient safety and leads to a void in the care of vulnerable populations, the NLN calls for the nursing community to explore and implement a timely way to support and work with LPN/LVN colleagues. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Calling for the nursing community to explore and implement a timely and inclusive way to support and work with our LPN/LVN colleagues, the NLN has published the latest in its Vision Series....

2014-10-07 16:25:11

New Program Captures Teen Girls' Successes and Supports Their Future as Amazing Young Women(TM) RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Elite Clubs National League (ECNL), the nation's premier female youth soccer league, today kicked-off Amazing Young Women(TM) and its rallying cry #BeautifulAmbition. The campaign is a dynamic platform of online and local market activations that showcase and celebrate female role models offering an aspirational focus for all female athletes...

2014-07-25 16:22:19

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National League of Cities (NLC) today selected Pittsburgh, Pa. to host the 2016 Congress of Cities and Exposition, the nation's largest educational and networking event for city officials. As the host city, Pittsburgh will welcome thousands of local officials and professional staff and help organize educational workshops and mobile tours that will explore various city businesses, programs and transit. The selection was made...

2014-07-15 16:21:57

WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National League of Cities (NLC) encourages the House and Senate to pass a short-term extension for transportation funding and quickly put forth a long-term transportation program. Clarence Anthony, Executive Director of the National League of Cities, released the following statement: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081022/NLCLOGO "We appreciate Chairman Shuster's efforts and leadership in finding a short-term solution to...

2014-07-14 12:27:18

WASHINGTON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help implement local outreach efforts to enroll children and families in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), the National League of Cities (NLC) today awarded grants and technical assistance to eight cities. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081022/NLCLOGO The Cities Expanding Health Access for Children and Families Initiative will help cities implement comprehensive campaigns to enroll children and families...

2014-06-17 20:24:46

WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National League of Cities (NLC) released the following statement from Clarence Anthony, NLC's executive director, on the House Judiciary Committee's plans to markup the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA) on Wednesday: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081022/NLCLOGO "The move by the House Judiciary Committee to make the internet tax moratorium permanent is simply bad policy that prevents local communities from...

2014-06-02 16:28:50

WASHINGTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National League of Cities (NLC) and cities across the nation applauded the Administration's ambitious plan to significantly reduce carbon emissions from the nation's coal-fired power plants, taking a positive step toward mitigating the impact and severity of climate change and building on actions already taken by local governments. Announced today by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, the plan aims...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.