designated doctor

designated doctor

A community paediatrician in the UK with expertise in child protection, who is appointed by the Health Authority to sit on the Area Child Protection Committee and advise the Health Authority on all matters relating to child protection.
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In the event of a high radiation dose, Send an automatic alert to the designated doctor and radiation protection officer.
* DWC Form-098 can be used to file for reimbursement of unrecoupable overpayments due to a designated doctor opinion that is reversed or modified by a final arbitration award, a final order, or a commissioner or court decision.
The committee further recommended that the labor departments of provinces may be directed to ensure strict compliance of rules which provides that each worker in a factory is provided with a 'hygiene card' and its entries shall be updated during the months of January and July every year after examination by a designated doctor to diagnose any contagious or infectious disease.
Dr RK Singh, designated doctor at the park, said, "There are presently more than 50 species of butterflies, though till now official counting has not been done.
Also on tap are discussions of the designated doctor process and the adequacy of benefits for injured employees in the Texas workers' compensation system.
Dr Stacy John-Legere, Designated Doctor for LAC and Young People, Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
Public and private insurers can limit the reimbursement of claims for opioid prescriptions to a designated doctor and a designated pharmacy.
Dr Emma Fillmore, Consultant Paediatrician and Designated Doctor, Nottingham, gave an excellent and thought-provoking account of her specialist clinic for UASC and young people.
Doyne currently serves the Texas Department of Insurance--Division of Workers' Compensation as a designated doctor, member of its medical quality review panel and has served as faculty for designated doctor and physician training courses.
A report published today said: "The current designated doctor is passionate and committed to making improvements but has insufficient capacity to manage the wide span of responsibilities."
But what happens when a patient's designated doctor is on leave or temporary duty?
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