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appraisal

 [ah-prāz´al]
the act of evaluating something.
health risk appraisal a systematic evaluation of factors in an individual, family, community, or other aggregate that might lead to illness or other health problems.
performance appraisal the evaluation of an employee or student, comparing his or her job-related behavior with a standard of expectations for performance.

appraisal

Graduate education (UK) The process of continuous monitoring of a trainee, focussing on exploring evidence of performance with the aim of helping the trainee to develop. Appraisal prepares the candidate for assessment.
MedspeakUK The process by which an employee’s performance is reviewed periodically against the requirements of the job. A continuous process of peer review of doctors and consultants, which includes 360º peer review, as well as competency-based, objectives-based, and trait-based appraisals, which are best maintained in an appraisal portfolio.
Appraisal must be transparent, fair, effective, and consistent with the principles of Good Medical Practice (GMC), clinical governance, and revalidation. Appraisal should be conducted objectively and based on accurate information; it should not be influenced by personal bias. Each consultant should be advised on what to expect from the appraisal and understand what the process is trying to achieve.

appraisal

in stress theories, the individual's conscious or subconscious interpretation of the significance of an event; primary appraisal the evaluation of the relevance of an event to the person's well-being; secondary appraisal the person's evaluation of whether or not they have the resources to cope with an event appraised as a threat to their well-being.
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42(f)(4)(i) (defining 'fee appraiser'), TILA [Truth in Lending Act] section 129E(i)(2) defines 'fee appraisers' to which customary and reasonable fees should be paid to mean 1) individual state-licensed or state-certified appraisers (natural persons), and 2) companies or firms that employ individual state-licensed or state-certified appraisers and receive compensation for performing appraisals.
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Appraisers have complained that with the growth of appraisal management companies since the Home Valuation Code of Conduct's implementation in May 2009, they have experienced sharply reduced fees from AMCs.
In 1984, he established an annual manuscript prize to honor the author who developed the best example of thought-provoking presentation on concepts and practical problems facing the appraisal and real estate industries.
Notice 2006-96 was issued to address the PPA '06's requirements for qualified appraisers and appraisals of donated property.
Individual Condominium Unit Appraisal Report Form 1075
Maurer, Pleck, and Rane (2001) point out that the process of receiving and understanding appraisal is a process of interpretation, with the appraised person interpreting the appraisal given.
This opinion is not an appraisal and should not be used as an appraisal and is not recommended for use in credit decisions.
Often, the appraiser can give the customer a check on the spot by extracting the appraisal information to a check-writing system and printing a check from a laser printer in the van.
If the IRS disagrees with the value reported, it will issue a statement of value with its own determination of value and the basis for its disagreement with the taxpayer's appraisal.
The reverse appraisal process presents the possibility of disgruntled subordinates' giving vengeful appraisals.
Rather than using performance appraisals to determine wages, reward performance through incentive pay--piecework, gainsharing or profit sharing.