alternate delivery system

alternate delivery system

Any health service format that is more cost-effective than that provided in an inpatient and/or acute care hospital setting—e.g., skilled and intermediary nursing facilities, hospice programs and in-home services.

alternate delivery system

Health insurance Health services that are more cost-effective than in inpatient, acute care hospitals, such as skilled and intermediary nursing facilities, hospice programs, and in-home services
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Recognizing that "in a competitive market, you have to have very sharp arrows in your quiver," Shepherd also has consolidated sales and delivery operations under two of its five operating units, the Greater Detroit Newspaper Network (GDNN) and Alternate Delivery System (ADS).
As fluorocarbon-containing metered-dose inhalers are being removed from the market, dry-powder inhalers appear to be the most effective alternate delivery system, said Dr.
The idea, he noted, blossomed after the paper built an alternate delivery system for nonsubscriber publications.
But so many different variables play into it, from union contracts to how old equipment is to whether an alternate delivery system is used or a TMC product goes through the mail" he said.
By providing an alternate delivery system to European refineries, the CTPL complements, rather than competes with, other pipeline routes being proposed to deliver Caspian Area crude oil to the market.
Newspaper subscriber delivery plus total-market-coverage delivery produces "darn good response," he said, stressing the importance of an alternate delivery system or direct mail for a total-market-coverage product in keeping ad dollars out of direct mail.
However, when the panel was asked ff an alternate delivery system that can target individual households would be appealing, the reaction was overwhelmingly positive.
Another panel explored the pros and cons of an in-house or outside alternate delivery system for TMC products.
Traditionally, newspapers established an alternate delivery system because their total-market-coverage ROP product, mailed to all non-subscribers, was subjected to higher postal rates.
postal workers have begun campaigning against the Tampa Tribune's Tribune Alternate Delivery System, or TADS.
The Union-Tribune's current strategy is to offer preprint distribution in paid circulation by ZIP code and give specific non-subscriber households an alternate delivery system, Wilson said.
In The Interim And With The Rapid Advances In Technology, Alternate Delivery Systems, E.

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