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authorization

 [aw″ther-ĭ-za´shun]
permission.
insurance authorization in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as assisting the patient and provider to secure payment for health services or equipment from a third party.

authorisation

Health law
The process whereby Congress (US) establishes a program and recommends a funding level.
 
Informatics
A confirmation of a user’s access level within a network after successful log-in and authentication.
 
Managed care
Formal approval by the gatekeeping arm of a third-party payer for payment of a requested procedure.

authorization

Managed care Formal approval by the gatekeeping arm of a third-party payer for payment of a requested procedure. See Gatekeeper.

au·thor·i·za·tion

(aw'thŏr-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. In health care accounting, guaranteed acceptance of a procedure or therapy and payment thereof by a third-party payer.
2. An agreement or acknowledgement, generally written, from a patient or caregiver that records and documents may be shared among other health care providers.
See also: gatekeeper

au·thor·i·za·tion

(aw'thŏr-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. In dental accounting, guaranteed acceptance of a procedure or therapy and payment thereof by a third-party payer.
2. An agreement or acknowledgement, generally written, from a patient or caregiver that records and documents may be shared among other oral care providers.

authorization,

n a written consent to release protected health information.
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Unlike the phone encryption mechanism, users don't need an authorization code to send a message securely.
Abnormal usage of an authorization code will stand out.
Once they gain access to a system, phreaks usually sell authorization codes to persons most likely to make international calls: illegal aliens and drug traffickers.
The unique charging authorization code generated by LPI's Synchronous Code Generation system unlocks the EV charging station and sets the charging time.
Assign authorization codes randomly on a need-to-know basis.
The unique authorization code on the back of each card allows kids to upload their cards online to a virtual collector's album and play the game at www.
Government agencies file for an authorization code through the TSP Program Office.
patent, ensures every mobile payment transaction is executed simply and securely with a one-time use and perishable authorization code.
To participate in the conference call live, please dial toll-free to 1-866-317-4496 or 1-706-634-8015 for international and enter the authorization code 73835994.
Retailers who choose to participate would only have to keep a transaction authorization code and a truncated receipt without the customers' full credit card number.
The client displays the transaction details for the user to verify and a one-time authorization code generated specifically for the displayed transaction to enter back into the browser.
A text message with a unique authorization code is sent to the mobile phone that lets the consumer send images to the phone.

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