medical advisory committee

medical advisory committee

A generic, non-specific term used in the UK for a group of health professionals who advise a body on medical matters that impact on the body, including proposed policies and action plans related to safe practices, patient management, whether to adopt new medical technologies and so on. MACs have been convened to advise, variously, NHS executives, commercial divers, dancers, etc.
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This is followed by the convening of a Medical Advisory Committee, chaired by the Director of Clinical Services, to hear all sides and make a determination.
Habile Olamotoye, Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee, UCH, Dr.
Mayor Kasim Reed announced today the formation of a Mayors Medical Advisory Committee to address public health concerns in the City of Atlanta.
Bruce Cohen, head of the Society's National Medical Advisory Committee.
He has also served as chair of NORD's scientific and medical advisory committee.
Prof Fairclough, an exmember of the medical advisory committee of the Welsh Rugby Union, said the sport had "become a game of freaks".
Prof Fairclough, an ex-member of the medical advisory committee of the Welsh Rugby Union, said the sport had "become a game of freaks".
Wood is also the current Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee at LifeGift.
The Medical Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Tuberculosis, a group of physicians and other TB experts focused on Massachusetts, held the event attended by state Sen.
He was a member and vice chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee to the Welsh Secretary.
WNA's APN Forum forwarded a strongly worded letter to the Medical Advisory Committee members requesting APNPs be allowed to sign their assessment findings.
This breakthrough laser, which has gone through rigourous clinical trials and has been approved by our medical advisory committee, is the only treatment of its type in Ireland and promises exceptional results.

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