continuity


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

con·ti·nu·i·ty

(kon'ti-nū'i-tē),
Absence of interruption, a succession of parts intimately united, for example, the unbroken conjunction of cells and structures that make up a single bone of the skull. Compare: contiguity.
[L. continuus, continued]

continuity

/con·ti·nu·i·ty/ (kon″tĭ-nu´ĭ-te) the quality of being without interruption or separation.

continuity of care

Medspeak-UK
A generic term referring to non-disruption of care provided to a patient in the UK throughout his/her care journey.

Medspeak-US
A general term for the uninterrupted management of a patient who passes from one doctor to another.

con·ti·nu·i·ty

(kon'ti-nū'i-tē)
Absence of interruption, a succession of parts intimately united, e.g., the unbroken conjunction of cells and structures that make up a single bone of the skull.
Compare: contiguity
[L. continuus, continued]

continuity

the principle in taxonomy that continued usage of a particular scientific name should have priority over date of publication. Normally in scientific classification the date of publication has priority.

Continuity

Uninterrupted and successive.
Mentioned in: Tai Chi
References in periodicals archive ?
The BCI (Business Continuity Institute) as the world's leading institute for business continuity, recognises the outstanding contribution of business continuity organisations operating in the Middle East.
With its Gold status, Continuity Software receives the benefit of being able to start developing specializations that will allow them to grow its business, increase expertise, reach higher levels of customer retention, and create differentiation in the marketplace.
Key speakers in this session included Dhiraj Lal from Business Continuity Management Institute and Theuns Kotze from British Standards Institute shared their experiences with regards to the industry requirements for managing Business Continuity Management/Crisis Management and Disaster Recovery.
The AcXess Channel-First Partner Program enables technology consulting firms and VARs to provide powerful business continuity solutions to their customers while creating significant streams of recurring revenue.
The benchmark results show that despite ongoing efforts to eliminate IT business continuity and service availability risks, organizations across all sectors still exhibit a significant number of issues that could lead to downtime, data loss, performance degradation, and violations of RPO and RTO," said Doron Pinhas, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Continuity Software.
Medaska advocates having a business continuity plan in place that can negate the effect of a terrorist attack, either direct or residual.
At its core, a business continuity plan ensures that, in the event that a company's main office is damaged or destroyed, its information is retrievable.
As discussed in the preamble to the proposed regulations, the Service has, in prior years, issued several revenue rulings disqualifying an otherwise qualifying reorganization for failure to meet the "remote continuity of interest" doctrine because of subsequent transfers to corporations; in response to these rulings, Congress enacted legislation that would allow these particular transactions.
It said continuity is determined by what the shares represented when the reorganization was complete, not by the identity of the shareholders.
Every company has a very unique set of needs and procedures as it relates to business continuity and disaster recovery," said Jonathan Dambrot, Managing Director of Prevalent Networks.
NEW YORK, January 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuity Software Inc, the leading provider of Business Continuity software solutions, and the sponsor of TheBCForum.
Soon after 9/11, the problem of how to ensure the continuity of Congress--and in particular, the House of Representatives--began to receive attention in Washington.