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fast-tracked

A generic term used in the UK for any accelerated access of a patient to a particular health or social service—e.g., fast-tracking patients with higher stage cancer for urgent surgery or fast-tracking war veterans to specialist care.

fast track

Cardiology adjective Referring to prioritized Pt management, specifically FT thrombolytic therapy in Pts undergong acute MI. See Myocardial infarction.
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It may well be, however, that President Obama (or President Romney) would need fast track to conclude and gain congressional support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
In addition, mediation is not available for cases in which the taxpayer has already attempted to resolve the matter through fast track mediation.
Since implementing its Fast Track Hiring Process, however, the agency, in only 12 months, decreased application processing times an average of 40 percent.
Also, contentious issues such as environmental and labor protections can be much more effectively addressed when lawmakers have concrete trade deals to assess--rather than the hypothetical setting of a renewed fast track debate.
The two failed fast track bills were relatively "clean" - that is, they excluded labor and environmental agreements from the scope of fast track procedures.
With fast track renewed, Bush now has congressional approval to continue negotiations in Geneva aimed at strenghthening GATT talks and negotiating a free-trade agreement with Mexico.
All three new VMware fast track courses are available in classrooms, live over the Internet in virtual classrooms, and as private on-site courses that can be tailored to the needs of your organization.
Under Fast Track Mediation (FTM), an Appeals Officer or an Appeals Team Case Leader acts as a mediator to help the parties resolve factual issues.
Fast Track represents the FBI's new approach to firearms training.
This step is fundamental to the Fast Track process as it alters the normal design process and seeks to accelerate calculation and design elements that are usually done later.
Integration of Medidata Rave and Fast Track TrialSpace Designer Improves Efficiency in Clinical Study Deployment from Protocol Design to EDC Study Build
GOLD COAST, Australia, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Enterprise compliance software company Fast Track has relaunched its website at a new address: www.