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authorization

 [aw″ther-ĭ-za´shun]
permission.
insurance authorization in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as assisting the patient and provider to secure payment for health services or equipment from a third party.

authorisation

Health law
The process whereby Congress (US) establishes a program and recommends a funding level.
 
Informatics
A confirmation of a user’s access level within a network after successful log-in and authentication.
 
Managed care
Formal approval by the gatekeeping arm of a third-party payer for payment of a requested procedure.

authorization

Managed care Formal approval by the gatekeeping arm of a third-party payer for payment of a requested procedure. See Gatekeeper.

au·thor·i·za·tion

(aw'thŏr-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. In health care accounting, guaranteed acceptance of a procedure or therapy and payment thereof by a third-party payer.
2. An agreement or acknowledgement, generally written, from a patient or caregiver that records and documents may be shared among other health care providers.
See also: gatekeeper

au·thor·i·za·tion

(aw'thŏr-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. In dental accounting, guaranteed acceptance of a procedure or therapy and payment thereof by a third-party payer.
2. An agreement or acknowledgement, generally written, from a patient or caregiver that records and documents may be shared among other oral care providers.
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Based on the Application for Authorisation (AfA); on the 9th December 2016 ECHA's competent committees ("RAC" Risk Assessment Committee and "SEAC" Socioeconomic Analysis Committee) have recommended the authorisation of the Cr VI substances for the uses applied for, if supplied by an authorised supplier.
"The overall authorisation process for vehicles in Europe can last longer than two years, immobilising assets worth 1.2 billion euro that are waiting for authorisation and cannot be put in service." They have called for negotiations on this technical issue to be speeded up so that it can be adopted under the current legislature, thereby effectively calling for the fourth railway package to blow up since the negotiations on the political issues - liberalisation, governance - have notyet started and neither will they start under the Lithuanian Presidency.
In addition to this initiative, the Commission has also invited professional associations working in the sector to notify it of any potential problems involving the national authorisation process.
Applications to renew animal transport authorisations should be submitted to APHAs Welfare in Transport team by post, email or fax.
- the need to draw up a list of priority substances: whilst recalling the importance of a manageable and practicable authorisation system, the debate confirmed the largely positive attitude to the establishment of a list of candidate substances for the authorisation regime;
The ACCC has granted conditional interim authorisation to the Australasian Performing Right Association Ltd (APRA) for its arrangements for the acquisition and licensing of performing rights in music.
1), which has been amended on several occasions, in particular by Directives 83/570 and 93/39, establishes, in Chapter III a procedure for the mutual recognition of national marketing authorisations (Article 9), together with Community arbitration procedures.
Granting interim authorisation will allow the existing arrangements to continue until the ACCC makes a decision on the applications for reauthorisation of the Code.
A Regulation designed to decide how road transit authorisations should be shared out amongst the EU Member States (amendment of Regulation 685/2001) was given its final stamp of approval by the EU Council of Ministers during its April 22 meeting.
The authorised arrangements are similar to the authorisations previously granted to Australian Dental Association members, which will lapse at the end of February 2013, ACCC Deputy Chair Michael Schaper said.
The authorised arrangements are similar to the authorisations previously granted to Royal Australian College of General Practitioners members which lapsed on 14 June 2011, Mr Sims said.
Under the terms of the Agreement, Romania will grant every year, 14,000 authorisations to the Community, each authorisation being valid for one return transit journey.