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caseload

The total number of patients managed by a particular health care professional or agency.
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There are other issues that are critical to child safety and success in foster care, such as CPS staff caseloads, that may get added to the agenda based on the court's ruling," Harris said.
Because primary care physicians are in short supply, many had full caseloads even before the number of OHP patients ballooned.
It's frustrating and demoralizing for frontline workers that the central office is not validating the high caseloads publicly.
While clinicians are very aware of what individual clients are doing, they often don't have a sense of what their whole caseload looks like in terms of gender, ethnicity, work and accommodation profiles, and outcome scores.
We have approved aggregate or systemic relief in a number of cases where public defenders were experiencing excessive caseloads or where the offices were underfunded.
Typically, more experienced adjusters can shoulder higher caseloads than newbies.
But a report being considered by Middlesbrough Council's Executive says that if the recommendations of the Laming Inquiry - the inquiry into the death of Victoria Climbie - were strictly applied an additional 51 extra experienced social workers would be required to ensure staff had a manageable caseload.
Cardiff staff felt the high caseloads, lack of supervision and training, and "hostility" between teams lead to "dangerous practice" and fears "about having a child death on their caseload".
Some of the most excessive caseloads were imposed on six attorneys in Tennessee who handled over 10,000 misdemeanor cases in 2006, and public defenders in Dade County, Florida, who averaged nearly 500 felonies and 2,225 misdemeanors per lawyer in 2008.
There are, of course, many different ways one can forecast caseloads in WIC or in other programs.
During their time with the First Call team, inspectors examined case files, observed staff in their work and asked social workers about caseloads and the level of support they received.