Latest Welfare state Stories

2012-06-28 12:38:20

Employment policy is also health policy according to a University of British Columbia study that found that workers experienced higher mortality rates if they didn't have access to social protections like employment insurance and unemployment benefits. Researchers with the Human Early Learning Partnership and the School of Population and Public Health at UBC found that low and medium-skilled workers in the United States are at a greater risk of death if they lose their job than their...

2012-06-23 23:01:21

Allsup explains importance of physician support when seeking Social Security Disability Insurance benefits Belleville, IL (PRWEB) June 22, 2012 A new national survey finds that 71 percent of U.S. physicians spend 20 minutes or less with each patient during an office visit. That can be a challenge for patients seeking Social Security Disability Insurance(SSDI) benefits who need to work closely with their doctors when preparing their claims, according to Allsup, which provides SSDI and...

2012-06-15 23:02:35

Hospice and Hospital Market Research Provider Dispels Myths Regarding Post Acute Care. Healthcare Market Resources, (HMR) a leading provider of custom market data for hospices and home health agencies, announces new research data to dispel the myths associated with hospital-based home health referrals. Dresher, PA (PRWEB) June 15, 2012 In the “Post-Obama Care” realm, post-acute providers feel pressured to integrate services and optimize partnerships and alliances. Today´s...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.