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A nonspecific term for a relationship which strives for balance, equality and mutual respect, and in which information, power and responsibility are shared by two or more actual or legal persons.

An NHS management word used in the context of a Trust’s achievement of Practice Plus on the journey to becoming a Model Employer. Partnership is essential, both internally (in relationships developed with staff-side colleagues) and externally (when working across organisations (trusts)), or when collaborating across strategic health authority boundaries.

Accountable health partnership, see there.


n 1. the association of two or more persons for the purpose of carrying on business (or practice) together and dividing its profits.
n 2. a legal, binding contract defining the association of two or more persons in a business or professional relationship such as a dental practice.
partnership, notice of dissolution of intelligence,
n by any of a variety of means, notice to creditors and the public that a partnership has been dissolved.
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As the result of anticipated legal fee savings during the fourth fiscal quarter, Masimo now expects its fiscal 2016 GAAP earnings per diluted share, exclusive of the impact of the business partnership agreement, to be $2.
Reportedly, entering into this business partnership agreement has minimal impact on income from operations (EBIT) in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Gary Hutchinson, chair Sunderland Business Partnership
Peter Bilson, deputy leader and cabinet member for City Assets, Wolverhampton City Council, speaking on behalf of Jaguar Land Rover Education Business Partnership Centre partners Staffordshire County Council, South Staffordshire Council Wolverhampton City Council and Wolverhampton College commented: "We are delighted to work in partnership with Jaguar Land Rover to support its school education programme.
bar] Former Labour MEP Eluned Morgan, now Baroness Morgan of Ely, has been made chair of the Cardiff Business Partnership
Telford Business Partnership is a membership organisation for companies from the business and professional services sector, which has more than 100 members.
Scrap industry veteran Albert Cozzi says, "We are pleased to enter this business partnership with O'Brien and to be aligned with Chicagoland's fastest growing quality full-service metal recycler.
Citigroup and the New York Mets have inked an exclusive 20-year marketing and business partnership that includes the naming rights for the ball park.
Beauty company Avon Products Inc (NYSE: AVP) andinformation technology company IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced on Thursday (16 November) that they have entered into a strategic multi-year business partnership wherein IBM Global Services will provide Avon with a portfolio of specialised human resources services and technologies.
Tokyo, Japan, Feb 20, 2006 - (JCN) - TRANS GENIC has agreed with livedoor and livedoor Securities to dissolve the current business partnership in the bio-related business.
Professionals from the Warwickshire Education Business Partnership visited Round Oak School, in Pound Lane, Lillington, to show teenagers the day to day running of a business.

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