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horizontal integration

Managed care An informal network of providers of like service and/or with hospitals that form an integrated health delivery system. Cf Vertical integration.
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Horizontal Integration of Hospitals--Does it have an Impact on their Effectiveness?
While this was by no means a scientifically based analysis of the highly complex mix of current activities in every state and county, the full report, "On the Road to Horizontal Integration: Results from APHSA's 2015 National Survey of Health & Human Service Agencies" can be found on our web site.
The results (Table 5.) indicate that predicted variables such as entry type, horizontal integration, genre, satellite TV carry, and DMB carry significantly affect the survival function (p<.20).
A well-integrated BSS-OSS stack would make possible several additional benefits to complement the current process of horizontal integration. For example, the vertical integration of BSS and OSS offers operators the capability to fully automate delivery and maintenance of services, from customer touch points to the configuration of network elements.
A boutique investment banking firm in Jeddah, Alkhabeer Capital said the acquisition will help Anchor Allied further expand its footprint within Saudi and also focus on growth opportunities through vertical as well as horizontal integration.
Both vertical and horizontal integration are necessary to client servicing that is truly turnkey.
Among the topics are the fossil interlude of Euro-American power, cartel consciousness and horizontal integration in the energy business, moral aspects of the arrival of electricity in rural Zanzibar, specters of syndrome and the everyday lives of Wyoming energy workers, and energy politics on the maritime US-Mexican border.
eRMS owes its unique success to horizontal integration of the entire DLR supply chain--tying together maintenance, supply, transportation, and financial processes--rather than being another vertical, single-function expert system.
While senior rural students have been provided with increased learning opportunities through the horizontal integration of their classes with schools in other places, some members of their communities have not been as well served.
sued three of its former employees and their new employer, Horizontal Integration Inc.
For example, it noted that risks related to the size of an infrastructure are relevant in the case of both vertical and horizontal integration. Similarly, interdependencies may arise in both vertical groups and horizontal groups which serve multiple markets.
Some of the elements of an acquisition strategy might include definitions as follows, starting with the rationale for the acquisition, which could be vertical or horizontal integration, expanding into new high-growth markets, acquiring technology or know-how, among others.

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