appropriate admission

appropriate admission

An admission to hospital that follows the rules. Appropriate admissions to hospital in the UK come in two types:
(1) Emergency admissions.
(2) Elective admissions, which are in turn divided into booked, planned, or waiting list admissions.
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If there was a hole in a bush or fence somewhere my dad would find it and I remember nearly ripping my clothes to shreds as I was forced through a bramble bush to see the rather pathetic illuminations in Morecambe's Happy Mount Park which at five pence were once again deemed to be at the top end of an appropriate admission charge.
UKBA (UK Border Agency) found systemic failures which meant that London Met has not been able to ensure the appropriate admission and tracking of students from abroad.
Bishop and Nolan found that pulse oximetry, coupled with a pulmonary predictive index such as that described by Skoner, et al, could achieve a predictable 72-percent positive predictive value when assessing the need for appropriate admission from acute asthma exacerbation, and a 94-percent negative predictive value when attempting to prevent discharge, when the child really needed to stay and be admitted to the hospital.
Patron members have since been able to bring a guest into Edgbaston provided the appropriate admission price was paid.
Nabhan-Warren betrays a fondness for her subjects--an entirely appropriate admission that alerts the reader to a subtle yet formative tension throughout the book.
Then there is also the idea that even if the patient doesn't have anything in the HSA, he or she will still pay the deductible, "and the hospital knows the carrier is going to pay the amount above $1,000, assuming it's an appropriate admission," he added.
The appropriateness of hospital admissions and each day of stay were determined using an appropriate admission evaluation protocol with 27 criteria.
APACHE II is a refinement of the original APACHE system designed at the George Washington University Medical Center to make prognoses about patients that would help defined appropriate admission criteria for ICUs.
Thomas & Associates to integrate a clinical integration specialist onto our clinical team who is charged with determining appropriate admission status, documentation improvement opportunities, POA documentation, and specified core measures.
Based on customer-defined policy and third-party software, Cisco network devices (such as access routers and switches) will decide and enforce the appropriate admission control decision to permit, deny, quarantine, or restrict.
When implemented, PacketShaper and AppVantage systems will be able to receive signaled QoS requests from a Windows 2000 hosted application -- such as SAP, Microsoft NetMeeting and NetShow -- and then enforce the appropriate admission control and traffic marking, metering and control functions to ensure application performance across enterprise wide-area networks and the Internet.