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blue chip

A small flat plastic chit with embossed lettering which contains basic patient demographics, including name, medical record number, date of birth, date of admission, physician of record, type of insurance, room number, etc., which is “swiped” in a credit card-like fashion on orders for lab work, imaging, billing, and other inpatient procedures.
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Even the blue-chipper that I heard about early from one of my scouts - a Junction City kid with the palindrome-pure name of Abe Eba - proved to be a bust.
and recruiting a rap star (Romeo Miller) with questionable basketball skills while landing his blue-chipper best friend (Demar DeRozan).
With third base getting crowded with blue-chipper Andy LaRoche and Cesar Izturis, hot-hitting Willy Aybar has become tradable.
07) in the area this season, is the blue-chipper, but Sullivan and Andrews, a junior, are not very far behind.
Another linebacker the Ducks are thought to be considering is prep blue-chipper Rey Maualuga, and he recently told Scout.