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Almost 100 hospital consultants earned above €300,000 last year, with one receiving €974,000

The Irish Times 25 Sep 2023
Almost 100 hospital consultants earned more than €300,000 last year, with one, working in emergency medicine, being paid €974,000, according to a Health Service Executive report. The number of high-earning consultants — paid in excess of ...

Peru dispatch: anti-crime state of emergency declared in three districts does not give the army ...

Jurist 25 Sep 2023
In other words, situations of abuse of authority may occur again that confront citizens not only with street crime, but also with the fear of being intervened with the excessive use of force by a member of the Armed Forces or National Police ... of power or excessive use of force.

The Role of People in Shaping the Future of Data-Driven Organizations

Cryptopolitan 25 Sep 2023
This disconnection raises questions about where these investments are directed and what obstacles hinder executives from realizing their vision of a data-driven future for their companies ... Often, data executives focus excessively on technological aspects like data modernization, AI, and ML, while neglecting the human dimension.

Pilot Study demonstrates Vapotherm HVNI technology is more effective than standard oxygen therapy for treatment ...

The Joplin Globe 25 Sep 2023
subsequent trials or clinical results could contradict or call into question the results of the clinical study discussed above or Vapotherm could be otherwise unsuccessful in obtaining broad clinical acceptance of the use of its devices in the treatment of pediatric asthma; ...

Back DA, DTI impose rice price cap provisions, DILG urges Cordillera LGUs

Manila Bulletin 24 Sep 2023
issued Executive Order (EO) No ... San Jose also reminded the local chief executives (LCEs) to conduct regular inspections of public and private markets, as well as rice warehouses in their jurisdiction, if there are any, to address hoarding and exorbitant, excessive, and unreasonable price increase of rice.

Opinion: Why our community needs safe limits on number of patient assignments

Traverse City Record-Eagle 24 Sep 2023
In fact, there is not even a law requiring healthcare executives to publicly disclose their hospital’s nurse-to-patient ratios ... My message to Munson executives is this ... This package of bills would set safe limits on patient assignments, end excessive mandatory overtime and require hospital executives to disclose their nurse-to-patient ratios.

Businesses challenge Lamont to rein in overtime spending

Republican American 22 Sep 2023
Ned Lamont and the legislature to slam on the brakes ... Meanwhile, eroding staff levels have many employees pushed into working excessive, mandatory overtime, including triple shifts on some occasions. The Executive Branch workforce shrank more than 10% from 2011 through 2018 – more than 3,200 positions – as Lamont’s predecessor, Gov.

10 Things Players Dislike About Mortal Kombat 1

GamingBolt 22 Sep 2023
It’s acclaimed for its visual fidelity, Kameo Fighter system, mostly excellent Story Mode and overall combat ... No Stage Interactivity ... Unfortunately, the execution is underwhelming. Several modifiers in fights are not fun to deal with, whether it’s the excessive armor on enemies or hazards like gas which interrupt your combos way too often.

CT businesses challenge Lamont to rein in overtime spending

The CT Mirror 22 Sep 2023
Ned Lamont and the legislature to slam on the brakes ... Sign me up! ... Meanwhile, eroding staff levels have many employees pushed into working excessive, mandatory overtime, including triple shifts on some occasions. The Executive Branch workforce shrank more than 10% from 2011 through 2018 — more than 3,200 positions — as Lamont’s predecessor, Gov ... Sen ... .

New study warns of ‘climate insurance bubble.’ Is that driving costs up in Florida?

The Spokesman-Review 22 Sep 2023
Florida already has deep property insurance problems. Rates are skyrocketing for tens of thousands of homeowners ... It’s not going to pop ... Miami Herald/Tampa Bay Times reporting has also shown that bad business practices, including excessive pay for executives, may have also been a factor in the bankruptcy and withdrawals for some insurers in Florida.

Former president, CEO of Florida domestic violence coalition charged in fraud, grand theft

Sun Sentinel 21 Sep 2023
Carr received more than $3.4 million in “excessive bonus and leave payouts” and Duarte received $291,000, the release said ... Under questioning by the Florida House Public Integrity & Ethics Committee in 2020, Duarte and another of the coalition’s executives conceded Carr’s multimillion-dollar cash-out of paid time off was “excessive.”.

Ex-crypto CEO caught up in partying claims at Bitcoin conference

Financial Express 21 Sep 2023
Phillip Gillespie, 40, the former co-chief executive officer of B2C2, was accused of excessive drinking, taking cocaine and hallucinogens, as well as giving the drugs to others, including the intern ... Nagela, who was a US-based B2C2 executive, paints a picture in the lawsuit of a ...

Throwback Thursday: Congressional Staff Salaries Increased 270%

Longview News-Journal 21 Sep 2023
From 1969 to 1979, the number of staff members in the U.S. House and Senate increased from 10,700 to 18,400, with an increase in salary expenses of $400 million – worth $1.7 billion in 2023 dollars. Sen ... It is also helpful to give better oversight to an increasingly growing executive branch. Other staff, however, are excessive and duplicative ... ....

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Jamaica Observer 20 Sep 2023
I wish to go further, and invite the private sector, in particular, to match or exceed our initial investment, so that next year when we gather, the executive director can announce that we have an endowment fund not of 1/2 billion, but in excess of one billion dollars," said McBean.

ALEX BRUMMER: Wilko heirs must do right by their workforce

The Daily Mail 20 Sep 2023
Human cost ... RELATED ARTICLES ... What ought to be as worrying for Arm’s US-dwelling chief executive Rene Haas is that short sellers have piled onto the share register, leading the stock to drift down, although it is still above the offer price – for the moment ... Non-executives are there to enforce standards and protect shareholders from wanton excess ... .

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