Tag Archives: House

House panel to hold hearing on VA delay of first EHR go-live

The chair of the House subcommittee charged with legislative oversight of the VA’s Cerner electronic health record implementation is concerned about the agency’s decision to delay the EHR’s initial go-live. “I’m concerned that as we’ve moved closer to the go-live date, we have been told repeatedly that there were no showstoppers in the implementation, that… Read More »

The innovative house that can be recycled

A cutting-edge example of design and construction for recyclability, The Recyclable House was designed and built in 2015 by Quentin Irvine, managing director of Inquire Invent Pty Ltd. Constructed in the regional Victorian town of Beaufort for Quentin’s family and now listed on Airbnb, The Recyclable House drew inspiration from iconic Australian galvanised steel woolsheds,… Read More »

Juul Targeted Schools, Camps and Youth Programs, House Panel Claims

WASHINGTON — Last summer, with public concern about teenage vaping growing, Juul Labs paid a charter school organization in Baltimore $ 134,000 to set up a five-week summer camp to teach children healthy lifestyles. The curriculum was created by Juul — maker of the very vaping devices that were causing the most alarm among parents,… Read More »

Importance Of Volunteers During White House Christmas

Dating backwards to late 1800’s, truly joyous sounds become audible during Christmas around the Pennsylvania Avenue complex.  Benjamin Harrison, credited with decorating our history’s first oval office tree, began the rich history which ensued, creating the most awesome platform for white house Christmas decoration festivities. Everyone working and living within White House walls makes an… Read More »

Nest Learning Thermostat, Easy Temperature Control for Every Room in Your House, Stainless Steel (Third Generation), Works with Alexa

The Nest Learning Thermostat is here to help make your home work for you. Using smart learning technology, the Nest Learning Thermostat can learn what you like and automatically adjust itself to your comfort level. After a couple of days of manual adjustments, the Nest Learning Thermostat can anticipate when you would want to turn… Read More »