caseload


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caseload

The total number of patients managed by a particular health care professional or agency.
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Other states sued by Children's Rights lawsuits have been forced to comply with costly reforms, such as a court-ordered monitor, new computer systems and mandated reduced caseloads, which requires the hiring of more workers," CPS wrote in 2014.
But it depends doesn't it, whether people are using corporate caseloads, whether they're using a named health visitor caseload or what they're doing.
Among the reasons primary care doctors limit their Medicaid caseloads is that the program reimburses them at a low rate - some lose money on every patient insured by the Oregon Health Plan, the state's Medicaid program.
The Welfare League's report underscores that DCF is an agency under intense scrutiny, at crisis levels in terms of caseloads, lacking funding and resources, and that it requires new policy and procedures, Mr.
And this PD has been unable to effectively handle its caseload.
Larry Wahnsiedler, a retired adjuster from Owensboro, Kentucky, says a reasonable caseload depends on claims severity.
The report adds social workers have caseloads that are "high and difficult to manage to ensure effective care planning for children.
We are very aware that the larger the number of the caseload the less time that is spent with each of the cases and therefore there is a limit to what can be achieved," she said.
Miskiw reviewed the change in average monthly caseload from 2008 to 2001 from an Ontario, Ontario Works Brant and Brant county perspective, noting that the county's caseload has grown by 84 per cent from 88 families in 2008 to 162 families in 2011.
More than forty years ago, the National Advisory Commission on Criminal Justice Standards and Goals set the following caseload guidelines for full-time public defenders: a maximum of 150 felonies, or 400 misdemeanors, or 200 juvenile cases, or 200 mental health matters, or 25 appeals per year.
It says its caseload has shot up as farmers slip further into debt, leaving their health and relationships threatened and their ability to care for their livestock and businesses compromised because of the late payments.