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site visit

a visit made by designated officials to gather information about or to evaluate a department or institution. A site visit is a step in the accreditation of an institution and in the funding of many major projects.

site visit

A formal visit to a hospital or heathcare facility by representatives from an accrediting organisation (e.g., JCAHO, HCFA, now CMS) to assess the quality of care provided in the institution as reflected by the facility’s adherence to guidelines for providing such care.

site visit

Managed care A formal visit to a hospital or heath care facility, by representatives from an accrediting organization–eg, JCAHO, HCFA, now CMS, to assess the quality of care provided in the institution, as reflected by the facility's adherence to guidelines for providing such care. See CMS, JCAHO.

site visit,

n a visit to an institution by designated officials to evaluate or gather information about a program, department, or institution. A site visit is a step in the accreditation of an institution and in the funding of many major research and training projects. See accreditation.

Patient discussion about site visit

Q. Can you get influenza after a dentist visit? I’ve been to the dentist yesterday and I woke up sick. Is it considered mal practice?

A. o..relax..first of all you can get the flu anywhere and anytime. Secondly- it takes more than a day to develop symptoms so yo probably got it from someone else. It’s not mal practice anyway, and stop thinking on how you can get money off your dentist :) here is a Southpark episode about it:
http://www.southparkstudios.com/episodes/103572/

Q. when dirarear subsides what can i eat,its been 14 hrs since last visit to toilet

A. try dry toast.

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Places to the site visit are limited and by approval only.
The process now requires a preliminary visit about a year before the site visit and a completely new assessment is required after five years.
Coun Hapgood added: "I would have been able to understand it if we had been attending a meeting at Green Lane council offices and had then travelled together for the site visit.
The committee unanimously voted for a site visit, which will take place on April 6.
Brown said he had been planning to attend the site visit.
Committee chairman, Cllr Peter Spencer, said: "I would like to give credit to everyone for bringing this back so quickly and efficiently after the site visit.
In this way, a research team was represented by at least one of its members during each site visit and this person conducted most of the interviews of interest to the research team.
In such circumstances, an analyst must use the site visit for observations and calculations, such as determining the square footage of the parking lots to calculate the number of cubic yards of concrete required for construction.
The site visit included a comprehensive overview of the challenges faced by community-based telecom providers on a daily basis.
Each company profile in the final report briefly summarizes the site visit findings from the 10 benchmarking partners.
Additional data collection opportunities, however, may arise as the site visit progresses.
DePere, WI 54115 // 4070, Cnty Hwy X, DePere, WI 54115, Site Visit conducted by: John / Public Safety Site Visit contact phone number for questions: 920-391-7404.

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