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appraisal

 [ah-prāz´al]
the act of evaluating something.
health risk appraisal a systematic evaluation of factors in an individual, family, community, or other aggregate that might lead to illness or other health problems.
performance appraisal the evaluation of an employee or student, comparing his or her job-related behavior with a standard of expectations for performance.

appraisal

Graduate education (UK) The process of continuous monitoring of a trainee, focussing on exploring evidence of performance with the aim of helping the trainee to develop. Appraisal prepares the candidate for assessment.
MedspeakUK The process by which an employee’s performance is reviewed periodically against the requirements of the job. A continuous process of peer review of doctors and consultants, which includes 360º peer review, as well as competency-based, objectives-based, and trait-based appraisals, which are best maintained in an appraisal portfolio.
Appraisal must be transparent, fair, effective, and consistent with the principles of Good Medical Practice (GMC), clinical governance, and revalidation. Appraisal should be conducted objectively and based on accurate information; it should not be influenced by personal bias. Each consultant should be advised on what to expect from the appraisal and understand what the process is trying to achieve.

appraisal

in stress theories, the individual's conscious or subconscious interpretation of the significance of an event; primary appraisal the evaluation of the relevance of an event to the person's well-being; secondary appraisal the person's evaluation of whether or not they have the resources to cope with an event appraised as a threat to their well-being.
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In other developments at Got Appraisals, Mary Anne Turner, Relationship Manager, recently graduated from the California Mortgage Bankers Association (CMBA) Future Leaders Program.
We recognize the need for quality appraisal reviewers in today's real estate marketplace and congratulate these three dedicated professionals on this significant achievement," said Appraisal Institute President Ken P.
We congratulate SharperLending on the complete integration to the UCDP portal for their Appraisal Firewall clients," said David Rasmussen, senior vice president of operations at Veros.
Under current interpretations of the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, "Consumers are led to believe the 'Appraisal Fee' being paid to a creditor is for a property appraisal, v-hen in fact it is for the appraisal as well as appraisal management services," the Appraisal Institute, the American Society of Appraisers, the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, and the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers told the Federal Reserve System's Board of Governors in a Dec.
Te Appraisal Journal's Armstrong/Kahn Award is part of a long tradition of article awards.
To be treated as having demonstrated verifiable education and experience, the appraiser must make a declaration in the appraisal that, because of his or her background, experience, education and membership in professional associations, he or she is qualified to make appraisals of the type of property being valued.
There is now one appraisal report form for each property and inspection type for both Desktop Underwriter and manually processed mortgages.
One important way that may increase the likelihood of positive appraisals from the family is if the family and father together negotiate the standards for fatherhood while in prison.
dollars which could typically be realized at a properly advertised and conducted public auction sale, held under forced sale conditions and under present day economic trends, as of the effective date of the appraisal report.
This includes appraisals, a check register, digital photographs and a total-loss form, if needed.
It is common knowledge that most managers and employees find participating in formal performance appraisals as appealing as having a root canal.
A statement that the appraisal is done for estate or gift tax purposes--if appropriate--the date on which the appraisal was done and the appraised fair market value.