Income at Risk: Unemployment Reaches Nine-Month High for Those with Disabilities, Reports Allsup
As recession and job losses continue and Social Security disability application backlogs rise, the impact on people with disabilities grows and adds to financial perils
Belleville, Ill. (Vocus) July 14, 2009 -- Unemployment
for people with disabilities reached its highe...
Deep Budget Cuts Will Add to Unemployment Rolls at Wrong Time
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A state budget based entirely on cuts will accelerate Pennsylvania's job losses and delay any economic recovery in the state when the recession is over, according to a labor economist with the Keystone Research Center.
State House leaders recently annou...
One in Three Cancer Survivors on Unemployment Line
Lingering physical effects of cancer a likely cause, finds study,,,,
TUESDAY, Feb. 17 (HealthDay News) -- As if fighting cancer wasn't hard enough, a new Dutch study concludes that one in three people who survive the ordeal won't be able to find a job.
The meta-analysis of more tha...
US unemployment having impact on kids' health-care coverage -- and that puts their health at risk
CINCINNATI -- Two new studies conducted by researchers at Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center point to the negative impact of parental job loss on childrens healthcare and the importance of having continuous health insurance coverage to meet childrens healthcare needs and reduce healthcar...
U.S. Unemployment Having Impact on Kids' Health Care Coverage - and That Puts Their Health at Risk
Studies Demonstrate That Children Have Unmet Health Needs When Parents Lose Insurance
CINCINNATI, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Two new studies conducted by
researchers at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center point to the
negative impact of parental job loss on ...
Debtfreeleague.com National Debt Relief Stimulus Plan Fights Recession and Unemployment
The National Debt Relief Stimulus Plan offered by DebtFreeLeague.com is fighting the U.S. recession providing much needed debt relief to people affected by unemployment. The effective financial solution is saving consumers from bankruptcy and restoring financial stability in many family homes. ...
Nurses Face Unemployment
With cash–strapped NHS continuing its policy of short-term solutions a trade union has launched a scathing attack on the NHS// when it was revealed that fewer than one in five graduating student nurses would be employed.
In the 1990s as hospitals were forced to recruit overseas to meet workforc...
The by-product of surviving child cancer - Unemployment
Washington – Dutch research into child cancer survivors has revealed that most of these survivors remain unemployed and the chances are twice as much compared// to those without a history of childhood cancer.
Among the types of cancer survivors, those that have survived brain cancer or other ...
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals Report Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...reduction in Medicare Advantage reimbursement rates that will occur in 2010, as well as for the changes that health care reform will bring. With high unemployment
levels throughout the nation, we are also strengthening our efforts to retain and grow our membership."
"As we face these challenges, we remain...
Partnership for Prescription Assistance Prepared to Help New Jersey Workers Hurt by Recession
...at provide prescription medicines for free or nearly free. With the state's unemployment
rate now hitting 8.8 percent -- compared to 5.1% a year ago -- the Partners...tionwide since the PPA began in April 2005.
"At a time when national unemployment
is the highest in almost two decades, the PPA has become an important lifel...
Unemployment in Medical Technology
Unemployment, Health Care Spending Affect Mortality
...is directly related to the economy. Specifically, unemployment
and reduced spending on health care have a direct ... benefits. In fact, Brenner's research shows that unemployment
is a much more important factor in health and well...mic downturn is showing how quickly the effects of unemployment
and, thus, reduction of health care expenditures i...
Pew Commission Says Industrial Scale Farm Animal Production Poses 'Unacceptable' Risks to Public Health, Environment
...ut among them is the lack of economic diversity in
rural economies. Workers have few options in the event of a plant closure
or other dislocation, and unemployment
rates are high. Consequently, IFAP
is frequently considered an attractive new source of economic opportunity
by local economic development officials, ...
Unemployment in Medical Dictionary
...ce of Labor and Workforce Development (EOLWD) provides ... Latest Job And unemployment
Estimates For Labor Markets In The Commonwealth ... Welcome to the De...dation, and protect children and families in the workplace. Administers unemployment
benefits and workers compensation for the state. Offers job listings, labo...
Unemployment in Biological News
22nd Congress of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Sept. 12-16, 2009, Turkey
...ople, and are associated with immense costs for health care systems.
Due to work-related stress and mental health problems, levels of absenteeism, unemployment
and long-term disability claims are increasing. In many EU Member States they are the leading cause of sickness absence from work and permanent withdr...
Society for Prevention Research Meeting in Washington, D.C., May 27-29, 2009
...drugs. Yet a significant number of African-American adults develop substance abuse problems and start heroin after age 32. Can this be prevented? Does unemployment
affect substance abuse later in life?
The European Drinking Model: Do European youth really drink less because they are introduced to drinking ea...
Regional partnership to develop algal biofuels gets backing of San Diego leaders
...obiles and airliners.
In the Imperial Valley, where SD-CAB scientists will grow large quantities of algae and which has one of the highest rates of unemployment
in the nation, the algal biofuels effort is expected to generate additional jobs and economic activity.
"Algae and biofuels have been identified as...
Fighting global warming offers growth and development opportunities
...culations get it wrong is in the assumption that more stringent measures will necessarily raise the overall cost, especially when there is substantial unemployment
and underuse of capacity as there is today", explains Terry Barker, Director of Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research (4CMR), Depart...
A pilot program for harvesting Kodiak rockfish
...ding conflicts with the salmon season and lowering unemployment
on the island.
The Rockfish Pilot Program (RPP)...or processors and corresponded to seasonal peak in unemployment
and drops in demand for electricity and water.
... year. More work for the local processors saw the unemployment
rate in Kodiak during May and June drop from 9.1% ...
Russian 'surrogate' alcohols are a killer
... era," he said. "These include a totalitarian legacy of neglect of individual values and interests, substantial poverty and underdevelopment, growing unemployment
and income inequality, long-lasting underfunding of the social sector, and an insufficient health-care system. Alcohol is used as a means of escape f...
Chernobyl: The true scale of the accident
...ons due to the collapse of the Soviet Union, recession, and new market mechanisms, the region's economy suffered, resulting in lower living standards, unemployment
and increased poverty. All agricultural areas, whether affected by radiation or not, proved vulnerable.
Poverty is especially acute in affected are...
Unemployment in Biological Technology
OncologyRx Care Advantage(TM) Specialty Pharmacy Passes $15 Million Milestone in Patient Financial Assistance
...l assistance while undergoing cancer care simply because of the high cost of care." says Collom.
With cancer on the rise, and a higher than usual unemployment
rate, finding funds for cancer patients is more important today than ever before. OncologyRx Care Advantage works with various foundations to find co-...
Myngle Best ICT Company at the European Ventures Summit
... who have more need for additional revenue
Myngle is creating new working opportunities, also -- or especially -- in
countries where unemployment
rates are high. The most successful teacher on
Myngle comes from Ukraine and has already taught more then 700 lessons so far,
more then tripling her m...
Wisconsin Labor Shortage on the Horizon
... MADISON, WI In the middle of a recession and high unemployment
it seems ironic to speak about a pending labor shortage in Wisconsin, but t...isconsins foremost economists, highlighted that Wisconsin usually has lower unemployment
than the national average. The current trend line is downward sloping into ...
The Milkweed Effect: Disseminating Technology to New Regions
...echnology centers where a great many professionals work independently as consultants and external service providers, and aren't included in government unemployment
rolls. These people are potentially nomadic by nature of their work, and they are seeking ways to maintain quality of lifestyle in a more affordable m...
Midwest Biotech: Watch India, the Next Biotech Frontier
...as 4.3 percent and GDP per capita was $2,540.
6. About 25 percent of the population live below the poverty line (about 250 million people) with an unemployment
rate of 8.8 percent.
7. Inflation in 2002 was only 5.4 percent.
8. About 60 percent of the labor force is dedicated to agriculture, 23 percent...
WTN Interview: Roberta Gassman
...e first time DWD will use a purchased framework as a base for a major IT system. We expect that Cram software will allow us to replace and enhance the unemployment
Benefits system more quickly and less expensively than would otherwise be possible.
WTN: What technology applications do you currently see in Wisc...
Overseas Outsourcing Brews Backlash
...recent examples took place in late November, when Indiana's governor cancelled a $15.2 million contract with a company in India to upgrade the state's unemployment
claims processing system (subsequently granting it to an Indiana-based company). And Dell announced it would bring its phone-based tech support for bu...
The Great Offshore Outsourcing Debate
...tion. There is a palpable unease that businesses and jobs are being drained from the United States, with potentially adverse long-run implications for unemployment
and the standard of living of the average American, Greenspan said. But he noted that history showed our economy is best served by full and vigorous e...
Despite the three Gs, the Wisconsin Legislature had a productive session
...1 also known as the green tier legislation provided a model for other states before it was actually passed in Wisconsin.
Other bills dealing with unemployment
compensation and workers compensation laws, telecommunications, health care and civil procedures in the courts also passed. A few bills passed by lawm...
In our changing economy, just-in-time employment masks job creation numbers
...ofits have returned, output is strong and the number of people applying for unemployment
compensation is falling. So, whats holding back job creation? Why the so-ca...eclined by 77,400 since President Bush took office in January 2001, yet the unemployment
rate (5.1 percent) continues to run behind the U.S. average of 5.7 percent....