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com·plaint

(kom-plānt'),
A disorder, disease, or symptom, or the description of it.
[O.Fr. complainte, fr. L. complango, to lament]

complaint

(kəm-plānt′)
n.
a. A bodily disorder or disease; a malady or ailment.
b. The symptom or distress about which a patient seeks medical assistance.
A symptom of which a person is aware or which causes discomfort, generally described from a patient’s perspective—e.g., loss of weight, crushing chest pain, fever of unknown origin (FUO)—and which is often the principal reason for seeking medical attention; in the working parlance in the US, complaints are divided into chief—major—complaints and minor complaints

complaint

A Sx of which a person is aware or which causes discomfort, generally described from a Pt's perspective–eg, loss of weight, crushing chest pain, FUO, and is often the principal reason for seeking medical attention; in the working parlance in the US, complaints are divided into chief–major complaints and minor complaints. See Chief complaint, Minor complaint.

com·plaint

(kŏm-plānt')
A disorder, disease, or symptom, or the description of it.
[O.Fr. complainte, fr. L. complango, to lament]

com·plaint

(kŏm-plānt')
A disorder, disease, or symptom, or the description of it.
[O.Fr. complainte, fr. L. complango, to lament]
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He informed, the citizens could contact the higher officials of Punjab Police in the following cases, If Punjab police are not registering a genuine FIR, If the Inquiry Officer is not carrying out the investigation correctly and lawfully, If Punjab police have arrested someone unlawfully, If an innocent has been arrested in a case without any reason or someone has registered a false FIR against a citizen, If any Punjab police officer is demanding bribe from a citizen, If police is using delaying tactics in a genuine complaint.
'There would be no place in the police department for such officers who would refuse to lodge an FIR or adopt delaying tactics,' the source quoted IGP as telling his subordinates during a recent meeting to review the performance of the police complaint centres.
In addition, the Bill ensures complaint data will be more effectively recorded and analysed than has previously been the case, allowing patterns of poor service to be identified more quickly.
He expressed these views chairing an open court alongside Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Ahsan Younas and Assistant Inspector General of Police Complaints Zahid Nawaz Marwat at the Central Police Office (CPO).
Missouri's 2018 Consumer Complaint Index can be found on the department's website, https://insurance.mo.gov/.
The meeting was told that so far three complaint cells had been set up including E-complaint cells of SPs, DIG complaint cell and District Complaint cell.
On October 5, Durham County Council's Standards Committee heard an update on code of conduct complaints against county, parish and town councillors.
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However, he withdrew the complaint that same afternoon, saying he was in too much of a rush while filing and didn't have enough supporting evidence.
Thereafter, every Tuesday, Complaints Evaluation Committee (CEC) meets to review and segregate complaints by offence and type and recommends actions on the complaints.
The number of complaint cases has jumped from 819 in 2011/12, the biggest increase in England and Wales.
The most common cause for complaint was communications, but patient care, including nutrition and hydration, was also a major issue.