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2014-01-24 23:24:18

As independent contractors, locum tenens providers are eligible for a certain tax benefits that are not available to traditional employees. Barton Associates has created a tax guide to help physicians and nurse practitioners take advantage of those benefits. (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Barton Associates, a leading national locum tenens agency, announces the release of its Tax Guide for Locum Tenens Providers. Locum tenens physicians and nurse practitioners are considered independent...

2014-01-23 23:22:48

NiQ Health releases a two minute motion graphic video demonstrating why CarePlus™ is the leading nurse call solution for healthcare facilities, both in the acute care and aged care environments. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 NiQ Health the leader in “message-based nurse call systems”, today released their motion graphic video demonstrating how the CarePlus™ nurse call system improves workflow and efficiency of clinicians. This video is available to be viewed here....

2014-01-23 04:21:03

Software Developer is No. 1 Best Job WASHINGTON, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As an increasing number of people seek career changes in the new year, U.S. News & World Report today released its Best Jobs of 2014, featuring rankings and information on 100 jobs in category-specific lists. For the first time ever, the No. 1 Best Job isn't in the health care sector. Software developer jumped 6 slots from last year to claim the top spot, thanks to a combination of excellent job...

2014-01-22 12:26:07

DETROIT, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A nurse was fired from her Hospital job for refusing to take the flu-shot on religious and health grounds, and is "blowing the cover, off many dangers of the flu vaccine," says her lawyer, James Leonard Elsman of Birmingham, Michigan. Karen Bashista of S. Lyon, Livingston County, Michigan was a nurse for St. Joe Hospital, and was fired for not taking the flu-shot; though she offered to wear a mask, be moved to another floor and function, etc....

2014-01-13 12:28:08

ROSEVILLE, Calif., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- FlexCare Medical Staffing, one of the nation's largest privately held Travel Nurse staffing companies (http://www.flexcarestaff.com), announced today they were ranked as the #1 travel nurse company in the nation for 2014. The survey was conducted by independent industry website, Highway Hypodermics (http://www.highwayhypodermics.com/) and included 98 of the industry's most prominent companies. The rankings are based on a...

2014-01-09 23:02:28

Medical mailing list provider MEDbase200 updates their Registered Nurse Mailing List counts. The MEDbase200 Registered Nurse Mailing List is still one of the largest and most selectable Registered Nurse lists on the market with a total universe count of active 4,774,902 postal records. Lake Forest, Illinois (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 MEDbase200 recently updated their Registered Nurse Mailing List. Their nurse mailing list is applicable to marketers and mailers targeting CME buyers, nurse...

2013-12-31 16:22:11

DES PLAINES, Ill., Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Emergency Nurses Association congratulates the House of Representatives and Senate for including language in the National Defense Authorization Act that provides for the increased presence of sexual assault nurse examiners in the military to treat victims of sexual assault and ensure that forensic evidence is properly collected. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131217/DC35231LOGO) The National Defense...

Saving Money While Helping Babies
2013-12-20 14:51:07

Duke University Nurse home visits for infants save $3 for every $1 spent As healthcare costs continue to balloon, a new Duke study points to a surprising avenue for potential savings: nurse home visits. For every $1 spent on nurse home visiting for newborns, $3 were saved in healthcare costs. The home visiting program more than paid for itself within the infants' first six months of life. In addition to saving on emergency room care, the program improved health and parenting...

2013-12-06 23:24:03

Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM) are experts in providing a wide range of well woman care that includes comprehensive, personalized gynecologic and maternity care. In addition to outstanding gynecologic and maternity care, midwives also specialize in preconception counseling, contraceptive options, lactation support, physicals and annual gynecologic exams for healthy women from adolescence throughout menopause. Royal Oak, Michigan (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Certified Nurse Midwives are...

2013-12-05 23:55:17

Researchers find progress and barriers to recommendations on residency programs and academic progression Two new studies by researchers at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS) examine how well hospitals and other health care facilities are doing when it comes to a call to reform the nursing profession. A 2010 Institute of Medicine (IOM) report warned that the nursing profession must change or it would not be able to meet the growing demands...


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2007-06-24 20:50:57

The Nurse Shark, Ginglymostoma cirratum, is a shark in the nurse sharks family, the only member of its genus Ginglymostoma. It may reach a length of 14.1 ft (4.3 m). Taxonomy The name nurse shark is thought to be a corruption of nusse, a name which once referred to the Catsharks of the family Scyliorhinidae. The nurse shark family name, Ginglymostomatidae, derives from the Greek words for hinge and mouth. Distribution and habitat The nurse shark is a common inshore bottom-dwelling...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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