Discussion:Fair Labor Standards Act

To complete this Assignment, review the learning resources for this week. Then briefly describe each of the acts below and list one implication for human resource professionals for each act in a 2 page paper. Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990/2008 Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA) Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993… Continue reading Discussion:Fair Labor Standards Act

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Discussion Question: What Is Obamacare?

Write a 175- to 265-word response to the following questions: How has government regulation and oversight influenced health care products and services? Provide an example. Do you think this regulation and oversight does more to help or hurt health care? Please explain. Consider health care reform. Should the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) be repealed entirely,… Continue reading Discussion Question: What Is Obamacare?

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Healthcare Market Assignment

The focus of this Benchmark Assignment is to consider how consumer demographics and health care marketing plays a role in consumer selection of health care resources. Select 1 of the following in your community or surrounding area: Walk-in clinic, such as an urgent care facility Retail clinic in your local grocery store or retail pharmacy… Continue reading Healthcare Market Assignment

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Underwriters Laboratory (UL) Information

There has been a tremendous amount of information provided by Underwriters Laboratory (UL) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) regarding fire behavior that has led to changes in strategy and tactics during fireground operations. Please describe some of the most important information provided through this research and how has your department implemented… Continue reading Underwriters Laboratory (UL) Information

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Ethics in fire and emergency services

In fire and emergency services (FES) organizations, ethical behavior encompasses a wide range of behavior, and firefighters make subjective decisions every day that could lead to an ethical allegation. Do you believe a formalized code of ethics should be developed by a national organization that would hold FES personnel to a standard? Consider if personnel… Continue reading Ethics in fire and emergency services

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