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The use of structured electronic messages or email to transfer lab results, prescriptions, etc., from one computer system or setting to another.
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Abbreviation for electronic data interchange.
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estimated daily intake



The presumed daily exposure to or consumption of an nutrient or chemical residue.
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Future research should examine homecenter implementation of EDI and barcoding at both the unit and piece level in the context of streamlining an SCM system.
Walton and Marucheck (1997) define EDI as "the transmission of standard business documents in a standard format between industrial trading partners from computer application to computer application." This definition emphasizes the standard nature of EDI transmissions and distinguishes EDI from e-mail and general Internet access.
When met by reporters, Ramu explained that he was simply accompanying Mohamad Edi to meet the investigating officer today and clarified that he was not representing him.
Participants who reported engaging in an EDI also reported low to moderate levels of gladness and negative reactions about the EDI, with mean scores ranging from 3.21 to 5.04 on a 7 point scale.
EDI has a legacy of being one of the prominent institutes in the UAE.
North America is expected to dominate the healthcare EDI market over the forecast period due to rising demand for innovative IT solutions to streamline workflows coupled with increasing regulatory requirements regarding patient safety.
Fully managed EDI can save organisations both time and money and provides a whole range of additional benefits, including business intelligence and improved visibility and accuracy, which can be harnessed to boost performance across the supply chain.
At the urging of the industry, the division allowed for gradual implementation of the required electronic submission of these documents and deferred inclusion of the DWC-4 electronic equivalent, which represented 40 percent of the above-referenced form volume, in a later phase of the Claims EDI mandate.
EDI is testing microlayer structures for enhanced barrier and stretch properties.
The relationship between implementing EDI and a change in debtor days (number of days from date of service to date of payment) was investigated.
A complete re-design of the user interface making the product significantly easier to use.A new centralized preference pane that allows new users to set up their entire EDI software in minutes.100% compatibility with Trading Partner 6.8 data - making migration for existing customers seamless and instantaneous.