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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
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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.
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(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.
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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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System preheats and mixes product, and a liquid binder is added to bind particles together.
This indicates that one can use a single-pass mix in place of multipass mixes that are common with silica-containing free-mixed compounds.
* extrusion with a better consistency in the rheology of the mixes. It can reduce the scrap generated by too-frequent changes in line setting (2% less scrap may save 2% cost).
Vulcanization characteristics were determined on the shearing disc Mooney viscometer (SDV) and the oscillating disc rheometer (ODR) for all the various NBR mixes. Operating ments were in accordance with the appropriate British Standard documents (refs.
Material in each flight then melts, mixes, and exits the machine.
The 527-A Mini Lab unit with working pressure of 300 psi mixes and meters dual-component, low- to high-viscosity materials.
Internal-mix resin roller impregnator mixes resin and catalyst at the roller and introduces catalyzed resin inside the perforated roller, where it is evenly distributed.
Air-operated proportioning pump (1:1) mixes fluid compounds of plastic materials and discharges them into molds or containers.