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metrics

Management-speak (see there) for quantitative information about a particular activity and its outcomes.

metrics

Managed care A popular term for standards by which the quality of a product, service, or outcome of a particular form of Pt management is evaluated. See TQM.
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The road from traditional financial performance management to dynamic enterprise performance management is an evolution, but insurers can accelerate this evolution though the use of industry data, business process and metrics standards.
This analysis compared key metrics for these items before they were placed on SSA corporate contracts (pre-SSA) to performance now that the items are on SSA contracts, as of the second quarter of fiscal year 2006 (post-SSA).
Aracruz: "As a low-cost producer, Aracruz has benefited from scale gains stemming from increased output due to the Fiberline C learning curve completion and the acquisition of Riocell (400,000 metric tons), both in 2003.
These are the metrics most often monitored and evaluated by government leaders from supervisory contract specialists all the way up to congressional representatives.
The metric is applied to a web-based program assessment tool used by all academic and support programs in a mid-Atlantic university for reporting mission, outcomes/objectives, measures, findings and actions.
The result is an enterprise approach to optimizing the path for improved return on investment (ROI) metrics and improved business architecture.
Develop good metrics and use the information that the metrics provide to make changes.
These metrics not only help us better understand our performance and our business - they give us an objective process that effectively pinpoints future areas of opportunity.
Enhancements to Metrics that Matter in Monday's release include: