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manager

 [man´ah-jer]
one who controls how something is done or used.
case manager the health care professional responsible for formulating a coordinated, comprehensive plan for individuals who need long-term health care supervision. It is the responsibility of the case manager to work with all health care providers, the patient, the patient's significant others, third party payers, and health care facilities in order to identify and meet the patient's needs.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

manager

A generic term for a person who is formally responsible for co-ordinating a particular activity by directing or guiding the activity of subordinates.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
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LAHORE -- Lahore Electric Supply Company (LESCO) Tuesday issued transfer, posting orders of five deputy managers and six assistant managers.
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If approved by an owner, the construction manager adds its subcontractors for the project to the policy as a substitute for requiring the subcontractors to provide bonds.
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Holtz has 13 years experience in the solid waste and recycling industry, previously serving five years as City Carton Recycling's Quad Cities recycling facility manager. He has an undergraduate degree in environmental health and a Master's degree in business administration from Illinois State University, Normal.
"Defrag Manager has always been an important component of Winternals' strategy to help our customers achieve a highly optimized Windows enterprise and the greatest possible return on their Microsoft infrastructure," said Edwin Brasch, president and CEO of Winternals.
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