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2014-10-30 23:03:38

Report Recommends Solutions Related to Processes, Technology, People and Performance Measures Surrounding Patient Scheduling Herndon, Va. (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) announced today that it had delivered a final report to Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) Robert McDonald based on its pro bono assessment of the scheduling processes and systems at VA medical centers. The report, which combines a thorough review of best practices with on-site...

2014-10-30 23:01:28

The William Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center and community partners are joining forces to host the annual “Stand Down for the Homeless” on Nov. 7. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The William Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center and community partners are joining forces to host the annual “Stand Down for the Homeless” on Nov. 7. The stand down is open to Veterans and others who are homeless or at risk for homelessness. Hours for the stand down are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at...

2014-10-30 20:23:18

New "Welcome Back Veterans Dual Diagnosis Program" at NYU Langone Medical Center's Steven & Alexandra Cohen Military Family Clinic NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The neurological and mental health needs of returning veterans are vast, with many experiencing multiple emotional effects resulting from traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress, including depression, anxiety, alcohol abuse and drug addiction -- or any combination of them. Nearly one-third of...

2014-10-30 12:21:52

The VA's Caregiver Support Program provides family caregivers with access to vital home health and support services for ailing or recovering veterans WASHINGTON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare - a leading coalition of home health providers dedicated to improving the integrity, quality, and efficiency of home healthcare for our nation's seniors - today commended the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for their Caregiver...

2014-10-23 12:33:44

Expert Web Design & Development Firm Named SDVOSB WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fig Leaf Software, an award winning Washington, DC based digital agency, is proud to announce that it has received official verification as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Center for Veterans Enterprise (CVE). The SDVOSB certification is good for two years and allows Fig Leaf Software to participate in Veterans First...

2014-10-22 23:04:14

Allsup outlines budget considerations for people getting SSDI benefits and VA disability compensation Belleville, IL (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Individuals receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and veterans disability benefits will see an increase of 1.7 percent in their monthly benefit in 2015, according to Allsup, a nationwide provider of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), veterans disability appeal and Medicare plan selection services. The increase is a...

2014-10-17 23:01:22

The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System (VAHCS) is teaming up with the James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital of Tampato to host a job fair at the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Centeron on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The event will take place in the JC Cobb room (building 100) located on the first floor of the medical center. BAY PINES, FL (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System (VAHCS) is teaming up with the James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital of Tampato to...

2014-10-15 23:12:22

Offering outreach to those seeking disability benefits without attorney fees. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Resource Corporation of America has recently acquired Disability Benefits and is expanding their Disability Unit to reach a broader market. The much-anticipated expansion will allow RCA the opportunity to offer a non-attorney service and personal assistance to people who are pursuing disability benefits beyond just the patients identified at their healthcare partner...

2014-10-15 23:05:55

NuState Energy Holdings, Inc. (NSEH) announced today it has sold majority interest in the company for $1 million and has moved forward with a change in control of the company, effective Oct. 10, 2014. (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 NuState Energy Holdings, Inc. (NSEH) announced today it has sold majority interest in the company for $1 million and has moved forward with a change in control of the company, effective Oct. 10, 2014. Thomas Murphy has been appointed Chairman of the Board and Kevin...

2014-10-07 23:01:00

ARMYmobile, a Defense Mobile service, participates in the 30th annual Army Ten-Miler as a Major Sponsor on Oct. 12th Westport, Conn. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Defense Mobile, a new 4G mobile service exclusively for veterans, military service members, and their families, is proud to be a major sponsor of the 30th annual Army Ten-Miler. The race raises money for family support and recreation services for military personnel. Defense Mobile provides mobile service under iconic branch-specific...


Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.