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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.
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authorization

Managed care Formal approval by the gatekeeping arm of a third-party payer for payment of a requested procedure. See Gatekeeper.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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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.
- 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;
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.
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.
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.