financial triage

financial triage

Managed care A popular term for evaluating a Pt's ability to pay for hospitalization or anticipated medical services, before rendering the services. See Dumping. Cf Triage.
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Also from my existing charity fund, both the Trussell Trust and the Personal Finance Education Group will get PS500,000 to fund their important work in financial triage and education.
Foodbank charity the Trussell Trust announced on Friday that it will roll out its 'More than Food Programme' to 30 foodbanks across the UK, offering financial triage, debt and money advice to people struggling with their money management, thanks to a GBP500,000 personal donation from 'Money Saving Expert' Martin Lewis.
At the risk of being ridiculed and labeled a Scrooge, I think financial triage should apply when considering the tremendous expenditure in separating the Guatemalan twins, as opposed to the threat of closing our indispensable trauma centers.
For more information or to access tips and downloadable resources such as the Financial Triage worksheet or Information and Document checklist visit Life 2.
Part of this process could involve addressing a consumer's financial priorities sequentially -- conducting a financial triage of sorts, tackling the most immediate priorities without ignoring longer-term concerns such as retirement.
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