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A term referring to certain types of ratios vis-à-vis beneficiaries or service types rendered in a managed care setting


Managed care A term referring to certain types of ratios vis-á-vis beneficiaries or service types rendered in a managed care setting. See Case mix, Patient mix, Payer mix, Service mix.


(mĭks) [L. mixtus, to mix]
1. To put things, substances, or people together in solution, a collection, or an assembly, respectively.
2. The act of mixing.
3. A mixture of materials, as a cement mix, available in various proportions of ingredients.


v to form by combining ingredients.

Patient discussion about mix

Q. How long between allergy medication can I give a child cold medication? I gave my boyfriend’s son allergy medication and he also has a cold I wanted to know when I can give him cold mediation for his cold. He is 5 years old.

A. This is a question for a professional. Some medication react with others, you should call a Doctor or a pharmacist and ask them. And ask them if it’s o.. to give a cold medicine to a 5 year old. If it’s not a bad cold- you can treat it the old fashion way, steams, chicken soup, a lot of tea.

Q. What medications are forbidden to take with alcohol? And why is that?

A. I think this web page will give you something to think about:
apparently there are more drugs you shouldn’t mix with alcohol then I could think of…

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A final feature of MPLS VPNs is that only one connection is required to each remote site.
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Both the NAT and ODAP for MPLS VPNs capabilities allow the cost-effective use of service provider resources while ensuring availability of a broad service set to the enterprise client.
Telco iQ's experience in designing and deploying solutions including, MPLS, VoIP and Wireless has garnered the company recognition by both service providers and businesses.
This presentation addresses the use of MPLS pseudo-wires to create an end-to-end service.
As of date, the supporters and sponsors of MPLS 2006 include service providers Verizon, France Telecom, Deutsche Telekom, PCCW Global, KDDI, NTT, Sprint, Acreo and MFA Forum; and vendors including Agilent Technologies, Alcatel, Cisco Systems, Foundry Networks, Fujitsu, Ixia, Juniper Networks, Nortel Networks, OPNET Technologies, Redback Networks, Tellabs, and WANDL.
E[acute accent]As part of Sprint's ongoing global MPLS expansion, Sprint is working with regional and global service providers to augment Sprint's wholly owned capabilities through network-to-network interface (NNI) partnerships.
Working with more than 30 devices from 15 vendors, Agilent supported an extensive test plan spanning interoperability, resiliency, multicast and quality of service (QoS) of MPLS network services to support emerging triple-play applications.
PARIS -- Ciena(R) Corporation (Nasdaq:CIEN), the network specialist, today announced it is participating in a public, multi-vendor MPLS interoperability demonstration at the MPLS World Congress.
The MFA Forum announced today that 15 vendors featuring more than 30 devices will demonstrate interoperability, resiliency, multicast and Quality of Service (QoS) assured MPLS network services to support emerging triple-play and business applications.