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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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Two full-time staff and eight part-time staff at the University of Utah handle prior authorizations for 40 dermatologists and 10 nonphysician clinicians.
Unfortunately, with the retirement of the online Disclosure Authorization product in 2013 (which allowed practitioners to file Forms 2848 and 8821 electronically), mailing or faxing these forms are the only filing options.
* The CAF authorization rules: The IRS CAF webpage (available at tinyurl.com/pg6kyph) provides detailed guidance on CAF rules and processes.
trainers, advisers, intelligence officers and special- ops forces have been in Iraq since August, and delaying an authorization vote until next year would mean that many critical decisions on the conflict already would have been made by the administration without any review or approval by Congress.
Authorization Board of the National Center for Educational Quality.
As a general rule, the precondition of obtaining a work authorization is getting a long-term residence visa, which, in turn, is only granted after the work authorization application is officially approved.
Congress and the President have also enacted authorizations for the use of force rather than formal declarations of war.
"These new changes obviously impacted all eye, organ and tissue donation organizations in the US and some in Canada and we recognized we had to play catchup and formalize our consent and authorization standards," Scott Brubaker, AATB Chief Policy Officer, told Transplant News.
The federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act ("CFAA") provides for civil remedies against individuals who have accessed a protected computer without authorization or in excess of their authorization.
When committing company resources, it's required that all company personnel adhere to the published signature authorization policy.
(NASDAQ: TARO) has reported that Taro Pharmaceuticals (UK) Limited (Taro UK), its affiliate in the United Kingdom, has been granted a marketing authorization for Etopan XL Tablets 600 mg, Etodolac (Etopan XL) by the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, the UK equivalent of the U.S.
Implements Section 801 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004.

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