Only New Jersey today has a law on the books that requires professional certification for central sterile technicians, the workers who clean and sterilize medical devices between procedures, most often in units located in hospital basements.
Free tax return preparation assistance is available for eligible military members and their spouses. The IRS and U.S. Armed Forces participate in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, which provides free tax advice, tax preparation, return filing and other tax assistance to military members and their families.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Education has selected Rutgers University Graduate School of Education to conduct an independent evaluation of the Excellent Educators for New Jersey teacher evaluation pilot program currently underway in 10 districts across the state.
TRENTON – An audit by New Jersey’s Office of the State Comptroller determined that New Jersey’s local governments could save more than $100 million per year by enrolling in the state health plan instead of more expensive alternatives.
TRENTON – Legislation to create a state health insurance exchange, a competitive marketplace where individuals, families and employers will be able to purchase affordable, quality health care coverage, was approved Monday by the Senate Commerce Committee.
TRENTON – The Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee on Monday approved a bill sponsored by Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-Gloucester) aimed at pushing New Jersey municipalities to share services.
The drug lobby’s trade association was a multimillion-dollar donor to nonprofit groups that were actively working to elect federal candidates during the 2010 election, an iWatch News analysis of documents filed with the Internal Revenue Service reveals.
Canceled debt is normally taxable to you but there are exceptions. One of those exceptions is available to homeowners whose mortgage debt is partly or entirely forgiven during tax years 2007 through 2012.
Instead of focusing on getting our economy back on track, House Republicans are making an effort to radically change the law on birth control, abortion and a multitude of other issues pertaining to women’s health and the degree to which government gets involved in our personal privacy.
CRANFORD — Union County Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella (R) and Freeholder Bette Jane Kowalski (2nd L) present a resolution to Cranford First Aid Squad President Barbara Ragone and Captain Daniel Gomez congratulating the Cranford Frist Aid Squad on their remarkable recovery from damages inflicted on their squad house by hurricane Irene in August 2011.