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manager

 [man´ah-jer]
one who controls how something is done or used.
case manager the health care professional responsible for formulating a coordinated, comprehensive plan for individuals who need long-term health care supervision. It is the responsibility of the case manager to work with all health care providers, the patient, the patient's significant others, third party payers, and health care facilities in order to identify and meet the patient's needs.

manager

A generic term for a person who is formally responsible for co-ordinating a particular activity by directing or guiding the activity of subordinates.
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At that stage the visitors - under the caretaker managership of Tony Parkes - looked favourites for victory.
Delon was pretty outstanding," was Johnson's verdict after he had seen the first England side under his managership beat the Pacific Islanders 39-13 at Twickenham.
After signing for Swansea City under the managership of John Toshack, he was one of the stars of the "golden years" of the early 1980s which saw the club rise from the Fourth to the top of the old First Division.
He ended up leaving on a free transfer at the end of the 1975-76 season for Newport County where he was re-united under the managership of Scoular.
And throughout Rafa Benitez's managership, Liverpool have performed much better in the corners supremacy market than would have been anticipated from their record in the goals supremacy market.
So Sir Alf, England's greatest boss, was the 65th person considered for the managership.
Dear Editor, - David O'Leary is right to register his disgust at the way Sven Goran Eriksson has been touting for the Villa managership.
The brewery he worked for offered me the managership of the Hour Glass but after a year I liked it so much I bought it," he says.
Derby are mounting a huge internal probe into his managership - and several players have added their voices to the inquest under pressure from their employers.
After a fiercely even first hal Lincoln - under the managership of chairman John Reames - took control in the second period.
But he will have to see out his three-and-a-half year contract to cash in on the share option promised him when he took over the managership from Kevin Keegan.
Belgian Riga took over last month after Blackpool avoided relegation under the caretaker managership of midfielder Barry Ferguson (above).