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PPO

Abbreviation for 2,5-diphenyloxazole, a liquid scintillator; preferred provider organization.

PPO

abbr.
preferred provider organization

PPO

Managed care Preferred provider organization, see there Infectious disease Pleuropneumonia-like organism, see there.

PPO

Abbreviation for 2,5-diphenyloxazole; preferred provider organization.

PPO

Abbreviation for preferred provider organization.
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Vision Service Plan, Indianapolis, is a single-service PPO offering vision care.
A colorant, CB, red, or yellow, was added to each of the 24 waterborne latex coatings, and the influence of oxyethylene (PEO)/oxypropylene (PPO) triblock polymers on the rheology and color development of this matrix was examined.
One key question for policymakers is whether or not the PPO model is more likely to be offered by managed care organizations in a wider range of markets--including rural counties--than the more traditional HMO model.
The desalted extracts did not brown like crude extracts, although 70 to 100% of the starting PPO activity remained in the extracts.
The term PPO also can refer to the provider networks that wholesale PPO companies develop and rent to insurers, HMOs, self-insured employer health plans, workers' compensation programs, health discount card companies and others.
With the accompaniment of the PPO, the mayor also serenaded her constituents and other guests with the Ray Valera hit 'Maging Sino Ka Man,' Guy Sebastian's 'Angels Brought Me Here,' and the Disney classic 'A Whole New World' from the 'Aladdin' animated and live-action flicks.
According to sample rates published for a 40-year-old, a PPO member's monthly premium on a silver plan could be around $626 while an HMO member's monthly premium could be around $383.
The appointment and re-appointment of PPO is made by the Secretary of State for Justice and are regulated by the Commissioner for Public Appointments.
However, most PAs have disadvantages such as poor dimensional stability due to high moisture absorption and low impact strength [1, 2], In contrast, poly(2,6-dimethyl-l,4-phenylene oxide) (PPO) exhibits high-dimensional stability and good thermal properties and, however, has some limitations, such as high brittleness, poor solvent resistance, and low processability [3-5], Thus, the inherent properties of PA and PPO indicate that their combination should produce materials with balanced properties, provided that the advantages from one component are able to compensate for the deficiencies of the other providing mutually complementary properties.
As the proceedings started, a provincial law officer submitted a notification of appointment of Capt (retd) Arif Nawaz Khan as permanent Provincial Police Officer (PPO) of the province.
The effect of plastic pyrolysis oil (PPO) in diesel engines has been studied by various authors mainly in blends with diesel in single cylinder engines [1-8].