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for Business North Carolina Vol. 15 Issue 10, Oct 1995
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Managed care's emphasis on cost reduction will affect the way hospitals and doctor's offices use nurses, placing them as team managers, supervisors, and planners in providing most of the patient's basic care.
Parker Overton, who began his business selling out of a car trunk, is head of Overton's, Inc., based in Greenville. Sales of water skis and marine accessories through four retail stores and telemarketing totaled $55 million in 1994.
Dissatisfied with the performance of the state's public schools, business leaders, in such cities as Charlotte, are taking a more active roll in working for educational reform through volunteerism, money, and politics.
Although the Lumbee Indians are the state's largest Indian tribe, the federal government does not recognize them as such and grants them little funding. A bill to grant recognition was stalled in the U.S. Congress in 1994.