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Marshall Independent
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient careto help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient care
Marshall Independent / Posted 14 hours ago
to help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and safety. The IHS says the contract with The Joint Commission for accreditation services will help test the readiness of IHS hospitals for compliance surveys conducted by... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Law firm paid by McCrory campaign prepared complaints against NY governorNorth Carolina Supreme Court Justice Robert Orr filed a federal Hatch Act compl
Law firm paid by McCrory campaign prepared complaints against NY governor
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Robert Orr filed a federal Hatch Act complaint and a complaint with the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics against Cuomo and the economic development agency over ads run in North Carolina in the... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
IHS Awards $700K Contract Aimed At Improving Patient Careto help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and
IHS Awards $700K Contract Aimed At Improving Patient Care
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 19 hours ago
to help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and safety. The IHS says the contract with The Joint Commission for accreditation services will help test the readiness of IHS hospitals for compliance surveys conducted by... Read more
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ABC Montana
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient careto help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient care
ABC Montana / Posted 20 hours ago
to help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and safety. The IHS says the contract with The Joint Commission for accreditation services will help test the readiness of IHS hospitals for compliance surveys conducted by... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient careto help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient care
KTTC Rochester / Posted 20 hours ago
to help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and safety. The IHS says the contract with The Joint Commission for accreditation services will help test the readiness of IHS hospitals for compliance surveys conducted by... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient careto help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient care
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 hours ago
to help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and safety. The IHS says the contract with The Joint Commission for accreditation services will help test the readiness of IHS hospitals for compliance surveys conducted by... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient careto help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and
IHS awards $700K contract aimed at improving patient care
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 20 hours ago
to help federal government-operated medical facilities improve patient care and safety. The IHS says the contract with The Joint Commission for accreditation services will help test the readiness of IHS hospitals for compliance surveys conducted by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Calls for Sugar Production to Resume at Luabodid not want to carry out dialogue with Renamo through the press. He explained
President Calls for Sugar Production to Resume at Luabo
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
did not want to carry out dialogue with Renamo through the press. He explained that these issues are being discussed in a Joint Commission set up by both sides along with the support of mediators. Despite being the largest opposition party,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler First in Texas to Earn “Advanced” Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Certification - Tyler – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler is the first hospital in Texas to achieve the Gold Seal for “Adva...hospital in Texas to achieve the Gold Seal for “Advanced” Certification in Tota
CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler First in Texas to Earn “Advanced” Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement Certification - Tyler – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler is the first hospital in Texas to achieve the Gold Seal for “Adva...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
hospital in Texas to achieve the Gold Seal for “Advanced” Certification in Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement from the Joint Commission. The Advanced Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement certification program is designed to assist health care... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Conjoined twin released from hospitalher visiting hours. Her complaints filed with the State Health Department, the
Conjoined twin released from hospital
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
her visiting hours. Her complaints filed with the State Health Department, the Department of Civil Rights and the Joint Commission are all still under investigation. In a brief statement, Children’s Hospital Colorado told FOX31, “Our goal... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
How To Talk With Your Child With Special Needs About Tragedyfor children contending with emotional challenges from the greater Washington,
How To Talk With Your Child With Special Needs About Tragedy
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted yesterday
for children contending with emotional challenges from the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Accredited by the Joint Commission, the Center serves children who are 5-14 years old in grades K-8. The goal of the Center’s treatment,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Health Notes: Federal grant to help FSCJ nursing studentsbit.ly/2a5EozM. St. Vincent’s Clay hip, knee work recognized St. Vincent’s Me
Health Notes: Federal grant to help FSCJ nursing students
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
bit.ly/2a5EozM. St. Vincent’s Clay hip, knee work recognized St. Vincent’s Medical Center Clay County has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for both knee and hip replacement. The Gold Seal of Approval is a symbol of quality... Read more
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The News & Observer
Orr says pro-NY ads on HB2 illegalJournal reported Sunday that Orr, a Republican, has filed complaints with the U
Orr says pro-NY ads on HB2 illegal
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Journal reported Sunday that Orr, a Republican, has filed complaints with the U.S. Office of Special Counsel and New York’s Joint Commission on Public Ethics. Orr contends the TV ads violate the federal Hatch Act by interfering with the campaigns... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Improved access to Primary Stroke Centers may lead to better outcomes in stroke patients16% of stroke patients lived more than a 90-minute drive from a PSC. Primary S
Improved access to Primary Stroke Centers may lead to better outcomes in stroke patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
16% of stroke patients lived more than a 90-minute drive from a PSC. Primary Stroke Centers (PSCs) are certified by The Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Messahel Discusses With Mauritanian Foreign Ministeragenda, bilateral relations, cooperation between the two sides, in addition to
Messahel Discusses With Mauritanian Foreign Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
agenda, bilateral relations, cooperation between the two sides, in addition to the meeting of the Algerian-Mauritanian high joint commission, scheduled for next autumn and the meeting of the monitoring committee. "The meeting between the two... Read more
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FOX News
New York Gov. Cuomo accused of violating Hatch Act after state ads run in North Carolinaadministration or campaign but has done some legal work for the state, has file
New York Gov. Cuomo accused of violating Hatch Act after state ads run in North Carolina
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
administration or campaign but has done some legal work for the state, has filed a similar complaint with New York’s Joint Commission on Public Ethics. The ads, which the complaints say began running in North Carolina in late June, promote... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Antonio Garcia new chief bruising officer at Doctorsservices are designed for the care and comfort of our patients. Doctors Hospit
Antonio Garcia new chief bruising officer at Doctors
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
services are designed for the care and comfort of our patients. Doctors Hospital of Manteca is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the nation’s oldest and largest hospital accreditation... Read more
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Deepika
National News Detailwas returning from the legislator's residence, a vehicle tried mowing her down
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 3 days ago
was returning from the legislator's residence, a vehicle tried mowing her down and Amanatullah was sitting in it," said Joint Commission of Police, Southeast Range, R P Prior to that, she had on July 19 filed a complaint with police alleging... Read more
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Business Standard India
AAP MLA arrested for trying to murder womanshe was returning from the legislator's residence, a vehicle tried mowing her d
AAP MLA arrested for trying to murder woman
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
she was returning from the legislator's residence, a vehicle tried mowing her down and Amanatullah was sitting in it," said Joint Commission of Police, Southeast Range, R P Upadhyay. Prior to that, she had on July 19 filed a complaint with police... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
St. Vincent's Clay County earns national certificationMIDDLEBURG | St. Vincent’s Medical Center Clay County recently earned the Gold
St. Vincent's Clay County earns national certification
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
MIDDLEBURG | St. Vincent’s Medical Center Clay County recently earned the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for both knee and hip replacement. The designation is a symbol of quality recognizing an organization’s commitment to providing... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Public sector medicines below par?Gimendra Jayasuriya, said, �The private health sector gets the accreditation of
Public sector medicines below par?
Sunday Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Gimendra Jayasuriya, said, �The private health sector gets the accreditation of quality drugs through a process called Joint Commission International (JCI) which looks into patient safety and the quality of the drugs. The Medication Management... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Backs Aga Khan on Naguru Hospital Projectunderline the e-health system to enhance relationship with the other two Aga Kh
Government Backs Aga Khan on Naguru Hospital Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
underline the e-health system to enhance relationship with the other two Aga Khan hospitals in Nairobi and Karachi, Pakistan, both of which are certified and accredited by the US Joint Commission International as gold standard/ first class hospit... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
PBDEs threaten both Canada, U.S.curb. “They are persistent, toxic and bio-accumulative,” said John Jackson, wh
PBDEs threaten both Canada, U.S.
Sarnia Observer / Posted 6 days ago
curb. “They are persistent, toxic and bio-accumulative,” said John Jackson, who heads a group advising the International Joint Commission on ridding the Great Lakes region of contaminants. The International Joint Commission two months ago... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
PBDEs threaten both Canada, U.S.curb. “They are persistent, toxic and bio-accumulative,” said John Jackson, wh
PBDEs threaten both Canada, U.S.
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 6 days ago
curb. “They are persistent, toxic and bio-accumulative,” said John Jackson, who heads a group advising the International Joint Commission on ridding the Great Lakes region of contaminants. The International Joint Commission two months ago... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
PBDEs threaten both Canada, U.S.curb. “They are persistent, toxic and bio-accumulative,” said John Jackson, wh
PBDEs threaten both Canada, U.S.
Chatham Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
curb. “They are persistent, toxic and bio-accumulative,” said John Jackson, who heads a group advising the International Joint Commission on ridding the Great Lakes region of contaminants. The International Joint Commission two months ago... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
PBDEs threaten both Canada, U.S.curb. “They are persistent, toxic and bio-accumulative,” said John Jackson, wh
PBDEs threaten both Canada, U.S.
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
curb. “They are persistent, toxic and bio-accumulative,” said John Jackson, who heads a group advising the International Joint Commission on ridding the Great Lakes region of contaminants. The International Joint Commission two months ago... Read more
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Orange County Register
Dana Point says it won't drop lawsuits against sober-living homesstate where the facility is located. In addition, all Sovereign facilities have
Dana Point says it won't drop lawsuits against sober-living homes
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
state where the facility is located. In addition, all Sovereign facilities have been awarded Gold Seal accreditation by the Joint Commission, the highest level of accreditation available in the behavioral health field, according to the... Read more
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Business Wire
Toyota and Cincinnati Children’s Partner with Children’s Health to Launch Buckle Up for Life in North Texasand primary care to specialty visits and critical care. Holding eight disease-s
Toyota and Cincinnati Children’s Partner with Children’s Health to Launch Buckle Up for Life in North Texas
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
and primary care to specialty visits and critical care. Holding eight disease-specific care certifications from The Joint Commission, Children’s Health has been consistently named one of the nation’s top pediatric providers by U.S. News &... Read more
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Business Wire
Saint Francis Healthcare Receives Provisional Level 3 Trauma Center State Designationemergency room wait time in New Castle County and the largest private ambulance
Saint Francis Healthcare Receives Provisional Level 3 Trauma Center State Designation
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
emergency room wait time in New Castle County and the largest private ambulance service in Delaware. The hospital is Joint Commission Stroke Certified and is a designated receiving center for cardiac and stroke patients in New Castle... Read more
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Psych Central
Use of Multiple Antipsychotic Drugs after Hospital Discharge Persistscomplex medication regimens may also increase the risk that patients won’t foll
Use of Multiple Antipsychotic Drugs after Hospital Discharge Persists
Psych Central / Posted 7 days ago
complex medication regimens may also increase the risk that patients won’t follow their prescribed treatment. In 2011, the Joint Commission introduced performance measures to reduce antipsychotic polypharmacy. The standards attempted to be balanced... Read more
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New Kerala
Sri Lanka, EU discuss steps to repeal anti-terror laws - newkerala.com #92882the close relationship established on fisheries between the two parties will co
Sri Lanka, EU discuss steps to repeal anti-terror laws - newkerala.com #92882
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
the close relationship established on fisheries between the two parties will continue," the Foreign Ministry said. The Joint Commission also welcomed Sri Lanka's application for access to the trade concessions under the EU's Generalised Scheme... Read more
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Daily News
Sri Lanka briefs EU on moves to repeal anti-terror lawscontinue for the implementation of the resolution. The matters were discussed
Sri Lanka briefs EU on moves to repeal anti-terror laws
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
continue for the implementation of the resolution. The matters were discussed at the 20th meeting of the EU - Sri Lanka Joint Commission which took place in Brussels, the Foreign Ministry said. "The parties welcomed the recent lifting of the EU... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study explores rate of antipsychotic polypharmacy among patients discharged from psychiatric hospitalsregimens may also increase the risk that patients won't follow their prescribed
Study explores rate of antipsychotic polypharmacy among patients discharged from psychiatric hospitals
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
regimens may also increase the risk that patients won't follow their prescribed treatment. Related Stories In 2011, the Joint Commission introduced performance measures to reduce antipsychotic polypharmacy. Those standards defined some... Read more
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The Hill
US, EU team up on raw minerals trade case against Chinathe dispute. "That failed, unfortunately, and that's why we decided to go ahea
US, EU team up on raw minerals trade case against China
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
the dispute. "That failed, unfortunately, and that's why we decided to go ahead," she said. The U.S. case initially focused on export duties because they had been part of the discussions during the U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Tr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Have Invested the Best, Let Ugandans Take Charge... and It's Workedand eastern DRC. Hopefully AKDN will also achieve what the Aga Khan University
We Have Invested the Best, Let Ugandans Take Charge... and It's Worked
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
and eastern DRC. Hopefully AKDN will also achieve what the Aga Khan University Hospital has in Nairobi -- that is the Joint Commission International accreditation, one of the world's most prestigious certification standards for medical... Read more
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New Kerala
On anniversary of Iran deal, UN calls for implementation of Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action - newkerala.com #92246ban. It does not report on other provisions of the resolution or Annex A (on th
On anniversary of Iran deal, UN calls for implementation of Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action - newkerala.com #92246
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
ban. It does not report on other provisions of the resolution or Annex A (on the JCPOA), nor touch upon the work of the Joint Commission established in the agreement. The next report of the Secretary-General will be submitted to the Council in... Read more
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The Hill
UN: Iran complying with letter, not spirit, of nuclear dealall of our sanctions-related commitments under the deal, and we’ve responded to
UN: Iran complying with letter, not spirit, of nuclear deal
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
all of our sanctions-related commitments under the deal, and we’ve responded to questions about them both through the Joint Commission and through extensive bilateral engagement with Iran.” “The allegations leveled against the Islamic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Seen Concerned With Juba Events, Urged to Do Morenationals as decided before. Obaidalla said the meeting has also agreed upon t
Govt Seen Concerned With Juba Events, Urged to Do More
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
nationals as decided before. Obaidalla said the meeting has also agreed upon the need to convene the third meeting of the joint commission set to follow up the implementation of the Southern Sudanese warring parties peace agreement, slated for... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
LIMELIGHTS, CAREER PATHSwas recently announced that ValleyCare Trumbull Memorial Hospital of Warren is
LIMELIGHTS, CAREER PATHS
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
was recently announced that ValleyCare Trumbull Memorial Hospital of Warren is the first hospital in Ohio to achieve The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement. Accreditations... Read more
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Daily Journal
Ben Franklin Bridge marks 90 yearsHarry Moore, and every dignitary from both states attended he event. Constructi
Ben Franklin Bridge marks 90 years
Daily Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Harry Moore, and every dignitary from both states attended he event. Construction was overseen by the Delaware River Bridge Joint Commission, predecessor to the DRPA. On July 5, President Calvin Coolidge attended a dedication ceremony on the bridge... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo sees campaign contributions drop this yearlaw firms following revelations in March about possible sexual harassment alleg
Cuomo sees campaign contributions drop this year
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
law firms following revelations in March about possible sexual harassment allegations within his Senate office. The state’s Joint Commission on Public Ethics this spring launched an initial inquiry into undisclosed complaints about Panepinto’s... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
FUN THINGS TO DO WITH YOUR CHILD OVER THE SUMMER TO SUPPORT LEARNING - Experts at the Episcopal Center for Children Offer Parents Pointers on Fun Activities for Summer WASHINGTON – Keeping elementary and middle school aged children entertained i...for children contending with emotional challenges from the greater Washington,
FUN THINGS TO DO WITH YOUR CHILD OVER THE SUMMER TO SUPPORT LEARNING - Experts at the Episcopal Center for Children Offer Parents Pointers on Fun Activities for Summer WASHINGTON – Keeping elementary and middle school aged children entertained i...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
for children contending with emotional challenges from the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Accredited by the Joint Commission, the Center serves children who are 5-14 years old in grades K-8. The goal of the Center’s treatment,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Release of secret portion of congressional 9/11 report called imminentto that question — how to make public the declassified pages — is not as simple
Release of secret portion of congressional 9/11 report called imminent
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
to that question — how to make public the declassified pages — is not as simple as it seems. The report was drawn up by a joint commission composed of members of the Senate and House intelligence committees. The panel released its final report in... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado Music Festival welcomes Michael Christie's return for concertThe title of the whole collection comes from the middle of a line, hence the la
Colorado Music Festival welcomes Michael Christie's return for concert
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 13 days ago
The title of the whole collection comes from the middle of a line, hence the lack of capitals. The piece is a result of a joint commission from Town Hall Seattle and California's Music Academy of the West. Composing is a relatively new venture for... Read more
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Daily News
India, Sri Lanka sign MoU to promote significance of RamayanaSushma Swaraj led a ministerial delegation to Colombo in February this year, fo
India, Sri Lanka sign MoU to promote significance of Ramayana
Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Sushma Swaraj led a ministerial delegation to Colombo in February this year, for the 9th session of the India-Sri Lanka Joint Commission, which she co-chaired with Sri Lankan foreign minister Mangala Samaraweera. Progress of and developments in... Read more
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The Washington Times
Iran nuclear deal: One year laterstep by step, without whipping up alarmist hysteria and by discussing and resol
Iran nuclear deal: One year later
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
step by step, without whipping up alarmist hysteria and by discussing and resolving the issues that could arise within the Joint Commission that has been established to deal with contentious questions. In addition, it is important not to add... Read more
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Carroll County News
Mercy-BV administrator points to positivesthe health-care needs of this community," Stroemel said. Stroemel also noted t
Mercy-BV administrator points to positives
Carroll County News / Posted 14 days ago
the health-care needs of this community," Stroemel said. Stroemel also noted that Mercy Berryville is accredited by the Joint Commission -- widely recognized as the gold standard for health-care accreditation. "There are 1,332 critical-access... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NY lawmakers reveal outside incometo hire his son. Six senators earned at least $100,000 in outside income in 20
NY lawmakers reveal outside income
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
to hire his son. Six senators earned at least $100,000 in outside income in 2015, the recent filings from the state's Joint Commission on Public Ethics showed. Thirty-three senators didn't earn any outside income last year, the Associated... Read more
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Daily Herald
Joint Commission names Kaba chief human resources officerOAKBROOK TERRACE -- The Joint Commission appointed Michael W. Kaba, MBA, MS, to
Joint Commission names Kaba chief human resources officer
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
OAKBROOK TERRACE -- The Joint Commission appointed Michael W. Kaba, MBA, MS, to the position of chief human resources officer for The Joint Commission enterprise. Kaba has almost 20 years of extensive experience in human resources, organizational... Read more
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MPNnow.com
6 NY senators' outside income — including retiring Nozzolio — tops state payreported spouses with incomes, drawing pensions or getting investment returns i
6 NY senators' outside income — including retiring Nozzolio — tops state pay
MPNnow.com / Posted 16 days ago
reported spouses with incomes, drawing pensions or getting investment returns in publicly reviewable documents at the Joint Commission on Public Ethics.A commission is studying whether lawmakers deserve raises. Most face fall elections.— Sen.... Read more
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