Vets excluded from Obamacare employer mandate following Senate vote

Legislation was approved unanimously by the Senate Finance Committee Wednesday to exclude veterans from the Obamacare employer mandate. The legislation allows veteran workers, who receive health coverage from the Defense Department or the Department of Veterans Affairs, to not be included by companies in the count for employer mandate purposes. “The Hire More Heroes Act […]

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Heroes in our midst: MedTech Vets program trains soldiers for civilian jobs in medical device industry

Fourteen veterans will endure a different kind of bootcamp this week: one that helps prepare them for jobs in the medtech industry. The AdvaMed Medical Technology Veterans Program Bootcamp kicked off yesterday and runs through Sept. 24 in Washington, D.C. The program helps selected veterans apply skills built on the battlefield to civilian job applications, […]