partnership

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partnership

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.

Medspeak-UK
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.

Medspeak-US
Accountable health partnership, see there.
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Tiger noted in the letter that it plans to "remain a passive shareholder" and has "no intention of becoming an activist investor." The hedge fund added, however, that it would sell its shares if the retailer fails to implement a turnaround plan.
(7) The financial plan will ensure the family business secures capital for survival and growth and accommodates the liquidity needs of either the retiring generation or of passive shareholders that need to cash.
Unlike investing in a public company, where passive shareholders can only hope executives will act in their best interest, private equity managers are hands-on investors.