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A term referring to certain types of ratios vis-à-vis beneficiaries or service types rendered in a managed care setting


Managed care A term referring to certain types of ratios vis-á-vis beneficiaries or service types rendered in a managed care setting. See Case mix, Patient mix, Payer mix, Service mix.


(mĭks) [L. mixtus, to mix]
1. To put things, substances, or people together in solution, a collection, or an assembly, respectively.
2. The act of mixing.
3. A mixture of materials, as a cement mix, available in various proportions of ingredients.

Patient discussion about mix

Q. How long between allergy medication can I give a child cold medication? I gave my boyfriend’s son allergy medication and he also has a cold I wanted to know when I can give him cold mediation for his cold. He is 5 years old.

A. This is a question for a professional. Some medication react with others, you should call a Doctor or a pharmacist and ask them. And ask them if it’s o.. to give a cold medicine to a 5 year old. If it’s not a bad cold- you can treat it the old fashion way, steams, chicken soup, a lot of tea.

Q. What medications are forbidden to take with alcohol? And why is that?

A. I think this web page will give you something to think about:
apparently there are more drugs you shouldn’t mix with alcohol then I could think of…

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1-ounce) package INSTANT vanilla pudding and pie-filling mix
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Disposable mix chambers available for use where cleaning solvents are prohibited.
Add all remaining ingredients except Chocolate Glaze; mix well.
So sensitive can some mixers be that when sizing a batch it can mean the difference between a homogeneous mix and a rework.
RTM equipment includes low-pressure injection machinery for internal meter, mix (Spartan and LPI) and injection of polyester, vinyl ester, phenolic, epoxy, hybrid, etc.
In a bowl, mix together remaining cake ingredients until well blended.
When the disk is more than half full, wedges of material mix, but because these wedges don't penetrate to the disk's center, the process leaves an unmixed core.
For example, mixing flour and water requires varying work effort, depending on whether there is more flour or water in the mix.
Many of these new materials and formulations are extremely abrasive to mix, and some contain potentially corrosive chemicals and emit corrosive gases during the mixing process.
thick panels at 2 to 200 ft/min; continuous scrap-foam rebonding lines; rigid and flexible foam molding lines; three- or four-component phenolic foam machines that meter, mix and pour or spray phenolics in viscosities from 5000 to 100,000 cp; and line of high-production cutters for rigid and flexible foams.