Today, the AFL-CIO will be hosting the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Awards Luncheon and Community Service Weekend. This year’s theme, “The Struggle Is Free, But the Dream Must Be Televised,” represents the constant battle for civil rights and justice that continues to plague our country. Show More Summary
The benefits and ecosystem services that humans derive from the oceans are threatened by numerous global change stressors, one of which is ocean acidification. Here, we describe the effects of ocean acidification on an upwelling system that already experiences inherently low pH conditions, the California Current. We used an end-to-end ecosystem model (Atlantis), forced by […]
President-elect Trump and his Health and Human Services Secretary nominee Tom Price will bring new leadership and opportunity to enact fundamental reforms to healthcare in the United States. Governors and state legislators are nearly...Show More Summary
Representativ Tom Price of Georgia, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Health and Human Services Secretary, has agreed that, if confirmed, he will drop his financial stake in more than 40 … Click to Continue »
The Turnbull government is in chaos, and we’re not even halfway through January, writes Ben Eltham. Human Services Minister Alan Tudge finally returned from his summer holidays this week. While he was away, the Department he oversees was melting down. Centrelink was sending out tens of thousands of threatening letters to innocent Australians, falsely accusing [...]Show More Summary
But one location in Beijing is using it anyway Are automation and robots poised to takeover fast-food service in China? Not quite yet, according to The Guardian whose reporter recently visited Beijing’s first “smart” KFC. The fried chicken...Show More Summary
Republican Rep. Tom Price currently sits on the House Budget Committee, where he has an early look at items to be pushed in the upcoming year. He was also a doctor before coming to the House, and is one of the go-to architects of plans...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? Congressional Democrats are signaling they won’t let Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.) sail to confirmation as secretary of Health and Human Services for the incoming Trump administration. Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.), who co-authored...Show More Summary
Republicans who insist on quick repeal of Obamacare say it’s necessary because the program is imploding. But signs of implosion are difficult to find in new enrollment figures that the Department of Health and Human Services released...Show More Summary
A few years back, we detailed how ongoing grandstanding and toothless legal threats finally forced Craigslist to shut down its "adult services" section. None of that did anything to stop prostitution or human trafficking online. It just...Show More Summary
Giving Medicare authority to negotiate drug prices is the best way to keep those spiraling costs under control for the program’s recipients, departing Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwel...
Georgia Congressman Tom Price, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to run the Department of Health and Human Services, is a bundle of contradictions when it comes to Medicare.
Rep. Tom Price (R), arch-Medicare phase out supporter and Trump's nominee to be Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, sought special treatment for industry donors.
As secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services for the past two and a half years, Sylvia Mathews Burwell has overseen the Affordable Care Act, Medicare and Medicaid, the Food and Drug Administration and a wide range of social services from Head Start to family assistance programs. In a conversation with Tom Fox, […]
How the Warby Parker co-CEO and Union Square Hospitality Group restaurateur combine tech and human connection. How the Warby Parker co-CEO and Union Square Hospitality Group restaurateur combine tech and human connection. Whether you're...Show More Summary
Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell | January 5, 2017 Introduction In 1798, President John Adams signed the “Act for the Relief of Sick and Disabled Seamen,” creating a network of hospitals to care for merchant seamen and setting the foundation for what would become the United States Public Health Service Corps. Show More Summary
Octalysis is a Gamification framework. I use it to analyze products or services and to design for human motivation throughout a system (Human-Focused Design). You can learn more about Octalysis here. In this post, I’ll conduct a Level 1 Analysis of Yelp. Show More Summary
Retail | Portland, OR, USA Categories: Bad Behavior Tags: Retail "I guarantee if you ever treat any other human being that way, you will get worse service than if you had acted like an adult, civilized human being." (Read more...) The post If The Pants Fit… appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
Days after the Supreme Court struck down Texas’ onerous and medically unnecessary regulations on abortion clinics, the state’s Department of Health and Human Services quietly proposed a new rule, forcing clinics to bury or cremate fetal remains from abortions and miscarriages. Show More Summary
Rep. Tom Price, popular vote loser Donald Trump's nominee to head the Department of Health and Human Services, has a little bit of an ethics problem in his background: the bunch of money he made trading in medical companies' stocks while he was in Congress writing and voting on legislation that could affect those companies. Show More Summary