health care service

health care service

1. A business entity that provides inpatient or outpatient testing or treatment of human disease or dysfunction; dispensing of drugs or medical devices for treating human disease or dysfunction.
2. A procedure performed on a person for diagnosing or treating a disease.
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Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) wins Regulatory Oversight Award from Health Ethics Trust (HET)
Although earlier assessments of medical care, frequently carried out by health care service researchers and quality assurance professionals, focused largely on the structural and process-oriented characteristics of medical care, during the past five years, a shift has occurred to study the outcomes of health care services.
Paul's operations experience in growing a leading public health care service provider, coupled with his many years as a successful investment professional, will be a great asset to the SVLS health care services team.
To explore associations between pregnancy-related death and various aspects of health care service, researchers analyzed data from a North Carolina maternal mortality surveillance system, which matched death certificates, records of live births and fetal deaths, and autopsy or other medical reports.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, a Division of Health Care Service Corporation, a Mutual Legal Reserve Company (HCSC), is the oldest and largest health insurance company in the state.
Finally, it must meet the licensure requirements required of health care service plans in California.
He said "the selection of Health Care Service Corporation as the replacement contractor was based on a record of integrity, cost-effective performance, claims-processing efficiency, ability to assume the workload and experience.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois is making Medicare Part D products available through HCSC Insurance Services Company, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Health Care Service Corporation, a Mutual Legal Reserve Company.
Patients who need additional services can access, through referral, the expansive Sutter Health network of physicians, hospitals and other health care service providers.
has affirmed the financial strength ratings (FSR) of A+ (Superior) of Health Care Service Corporation, a Mutual Legal Reserve Company (d/b/a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois/Texas/New Mexico/Oklahoma) (HCSC) (Chicago, IL) and select affiliates.
Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) is a non-investor-owned mutual insurance company that operates through its Blue Cross and Blue Shield affiliates in Illinois, Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma.
There currently exists a great deal of variation in the quality and the efficiency of health care services delivered by providers.

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