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Entry: Get Up From Desk Every 30 Minutes to Reduce Back Pain

I have a desk job. My doctor recommended I get up every 30 minutes and walk around. I first tried setting an alarm but that didn't work. I'd turn it off and keep working. Someone suggested drinking a lot of water, tea, or coffee. This works. It forces me to get up and walk to the restroom every 30-6...
  March 19, 2020 Helpful: 1 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: 5/5 User: j-doe Keywords: Back Pain, Work

Resource: FlexJobs

FlexJobs specializes in both remote (100%/partial) and flexible on-site jobs. Flexible jobs is their game. They list full-time, part-time, employee and freelance jobs. There are a lot of work at home scams out there; they do a good job of weeding these out. They also have reputable companies submit ...
  December 10, 2019 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: 4/5 User: rilian Keywords: Work, Work from home, Disabilities, Special Needs

Blog: The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) — What Is It and How to Apply

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, was signed into law in 2010. It was created to provide affordable, quality healthcare to millions in the United States who don't get insurance through an employer or the government. HealthCare.gov HealthCare.gov is the federal government's health insurance marketplace under the Affordable Care Act. It serves states that don't have their own health insurance marketplace (find your state's ...
  March 15, 2021 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Affordable Care Act, ACA, Obamacare, Health Insurance, USA

Resource: Microsoft Inclusive Hiring Programs

Microsoft hires people with disabilities into full time roles across the company. This includes an Autism Hiring Program that recruits and onboards individuals on the Autism spectrum.
  October 30, 2019 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: None User: mod-chronic Keywords: Autism, Jobs, Developmental Disabilities

Blog: USA: Getting Health Insurance and Alternatives if You Don't Have It

The primary sources of health insurance in the United States are:   Employer   Many employers in the U.S. offer health insurance to their employees. Most employers pay a percentage of employee premiums (usually between 15% - 80%) and negotiate better premium rates by buying in bulk. About half of Americans get health insurance through their employers. It's usually the most affordable option. Affordable Care Act (ACA) / Obamacar...
  March 6, 2021 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Health Insurance, Healthcare, USA

Resource: Project HIRED

Project HIRED helps people with disabilities find employment through an array of services. They offer one-on-one career counseling, skills workshops, and retention services after you find employment. All services are free. This service is available to people in California.
  October 30, 2019 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: None User: mod-chronic Keywords: Disabilities, Jobs, Training, Career Counseling

Resource: Daivergent

Daivergent offers the autism spectrum and developmental disability community work readiness training for professional jobs. It offers paid work experience, video-based professional development courses, and socialization opportunities with peers on the autism spectrum. Daivergent's platform integrate...
  October 30, 2019 Helpful: 1 Unhelpful: 0 Rating: 0/5 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Autism, Developmental Disability, Jobs, Training

Blog: Getting Health Insurance Outside the Affordable Care Act

Private plans are available outside the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplace. You can purchase them directly from an insurance company, from a broker or agent, or from a private marketplace (not run by the government). This is known as buying "off-exchange" or "off-marketplace". Major Medical Plans ✅ All major medical plans, on-marketplace or off-marketplace, are ACA-compliant. They must include the 10 essential health benefits, and people w...
  March 15, 2021 Helpful: 0 Unhelpful: 0 User: mod-chronic Keywords: Health Insurance, Off-Marketplace, Off-Exchange, USA