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shared services

administrative, clinical, or other service functions that are common to two or more hospitals or other health care facilities and that are used jointly or cooperatively by them.

shared services,

n.pl the administrative, clinical, or other service functions that are common to two or more hospitals or their health care facilities and used jointly or cooperatively by them.
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Paris-based global insurer AXA has embarked on journey that will allow the insurer to stay at the forefront of industry innovation by establishing shared service centers in Asia.
Shared services have made great achievements in promoting the improvement of management level and promoting the optimization of resources, and have realized the efficient handling of specific issues, the optimization and upgrade of business processes and the rapid improvement of management efficiency.
8226; Global Shared Services Job Market Report provides real-time insights into the global shared services job market based on shared services job advertisement data.
sharespace is a peer-to-peer platform community for leaders in shared services, GBS and outsourcing.
This implies the need to take a new look at their sourcing strategies for IT services and consider moving the financing of shared services from a central annual budget to a more transparent cost model such as a consumption-based financial model.
At a time when industries are cutting operational workforces and responding to lower margins, this shared services certificate provides a useful validation for employees' skills and helps employers recognise talent.
And if an organization is not careful in how it structures the retained portion of the function that moves to shared services, critical local domain expertise can be lost.
Institutions may share services with other institutions, but the idea can be implemented within a single institution as well, either through a single shared services center or through multiple offices on campus.
These results should lead organizations to take a closer look at their procurement shared services centers to determine whether the centers and their accompanying procurement processes are user-friendly.
Under the five-year contract, which is worth GBP22m, Accenture will implement a new shared services solution to support the management of the department's human resources, payroll, finance and procurement operations.
HR Shared Services, however, adopts a preferred practice from the private sector to improve the Bureau of Human Resource's ability to effectively meet employee needs with efficiency and accountability.
SINCE opening in May 2006, Shared Services at Celtic Springs Business Park in Newport has gone from strength to strength.

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