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blue chip

A small flat plastic chit with embossed lettering which contains basic patient demographics, including name, medical record number, date of birth, date of admission, physician of record, type of insurance, room number, etc., which is “swiped” in a credit card-like fashion on orders for lab work, imaging, billing, and other inpatient procedures.
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This is a testament to the high quality, client-focused staff at Blue Chip, who are experienced with helping customers of a particular size achieve their goals by providing solutions that really work for them.
In 2000, Blue Chip accepted an engineering project to develop a machining process--including the fixturing, cut direction, cutter sizes, and speeds and feeds--to machine boat propellers.
The Blue Chip Job Growth Update is available online to subscribers.
"Stephanie has also qualified her 13.2hh pony Red Rebel for the Junior Sapphire final at the Blue Chip Championships," Mrs Elliott added.
Blue Chip Marketing helped establish that category with the 2002 launch of Finally ...
virt-x is the home exchange for Swiss blue chip stocks including such international companies as Novartis, Roche, Nestle, UBS, Credit Suisse Group, Swiss Re, Zurich Financial Services and ABB, according to NeoNet.
He said, ``I welcome the news that McAlpine, a blue chip company, has bought Inframan Ltd and the business has been sole as a going concern and not broken-up.
According to Hulbert, since 1998, the Blue Chip Growth Letter Buy List has beat the S&P by nearly 6 to 1.
Blue Chip forecasters predict continued growth in real GDP over the next four quarters.
I took a client one day down to a blue chip DC firm to sue Social Security.
We show that the Blue Chip consensus forecasts, made by a group of private economists, are a good stand-in for the policy makers' forecasts.
THE BLUE CHIP CONSENSUS FORECAST IS A GOOD MEASURE OF THE OUTLOOK AS SEEN BY FED POLICYMAKERS.