did not attend


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did not attend

A term for a scheduled patient visit which the patient did not attend. The term refers to cases in which the patient did not notify the clinic or hospital in advance of his/her unavailability to attend on the offered admission date or appointment.
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Kindergartners and first-graders who did not attend kindergarten in the district must have written results of a Mantoux tuberculosis test done within the past year.
School trustees did not attend the meeting because a scheduling problem developed Tuesday when new officials and committee liaisons were elected.