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noun Log-in—the sequence of characters (i.e., username and password) that must be typed or input into a secure information system to allow a user to access the system.
verb To access a computer network or system by typing in a user name and password.
verb To enter a patient’s demographic data and test(s) requested into an information system, which constitutes formal acceptance of a laboratory specimen for processing.
log onComputers verb To tap into a database or access the Internet. Cf Log in.
Patient discussion about log on
Q. Does anyone have an issue with fire log? Every time my neighbors use fire log, I suffer. What can I do? I moved to the West Coast, and realized people burn a lot of fire logs here. I seem to have developed an allergy to it. Every winter, I suffer when neighbors use fire logs. I can not go around the whole neighborhood asking them not to use it. I am wondering if there's any patient advocacy to prohibit the usage of fire logs? I am sure there must be a lot of asthma patients who have the same problem with mine? If we regulate smoking, why can't we regulate fire logs?
I wish there's a regulation. If the healthcare cost is an issue for the government, they can reduce emergency visits due to asthma, by regulating fire logs.