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contingency plan

A generic term for an arrangement made for a patient in the event that his/her original care plan fails or is unviable—e.g., either the care coordinator is unavailable or part of a care plan cannot be carried out on short notice.
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Facilities that don't meet the DEC threshold likely fall under the EPA's Spill, Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) plans, which Matt Hemry, PE, vice president of environmental consulting firm Shannon & Wilson, calls "a contingency plan lite."
'Lee ordered contingency plans not only for the semiconductor division but also the smartphone and consumer electronics divisions, considering the possibility of the restrictions being expanded to other materials and parts,' the official said.
"Most of the projects are ready, there is a great deal of preparedness as regards the completion of these contingency plans," Petrides said.
HYDERABAD -- The Commissioner Hyderabad Division Ali Ahsan Mangi Monday emphasized upon the Deputy Commissioners and heads of other lined departments to prepare a comprehensive contingency plan 2018 in order to meet any eventuality during expected heavy monsoon rains.
The Bank of England is preparing a contingency plan to deal with the aftermath of the EU vote.
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Thomson Airways has decided to activate 787 contingency plans TUI Travel's Thomson Airways unit said Boeing had yet to give it a new delivery date for its first 787 Dreamliner jet and had decided to activate contingency plans because of the delay.
The easier, albeit not necessarily easy, contingency plans are those related to natural disasters.
Summary: French banks, which are among the lenders most exposed to Greece, have stepped up their efforts on contingency plans for the debt-laden country leaving the eurozone, sources familiar with the situation said.
Non-profit airline consumer advocacy group FlyersRights.org on Monday said it was renewing its call for mandatory airport tarmac delay contingency plans.
In a set of contingency plans revealed yesterday, a record-breaking six Grade 1 races could be run a week today if all the scheduled days of the Leopardstown meeting have to be abandoned.

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