point of service

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point of service

Place of service Managed care The 'where' a medical service is provided–eg, clinic, hospital inpatient, hospital outpatient, nursing facility, home, clinic, etc

point of service

A form of extended health care coverage granted to members of managed care plans who opt to pay additional premiums for medical services provided by special panels of providers.
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The subject of procurement is the regular provision of power supply to points of delivery of the customer, including management fees associated with the connection to the distribution network (ie the assumption of responsibility for deviation towards clearing and securing distribution services of electricity through the distribution system operator and the transmission system operator to the point of delivery of the customer) to period of 12 months.
Chief executive Dr Peter Carter said: "Nurses and healthcare assistants have reaffirmed their passionate belief that the NHS should be free at the point of delivery.
Let's pray this idea never comes to any A&Es, as the core principle of the NHS is that it is free at the point of delivery.
The result will be that those without the means to pay for health services at the point of delivery will miss out .
According to official handout, both the parties have, after thorough negotiations, agreed upon a draft commercial agreement except the provision of domestic transportation of sugar from mills to the point of delivery which will be finalized as soon as the clarification, sought by the Ministry of Commerce from the ECC of the Cabinet of government of Pakistan, is received.
MacAskill said the extra funding would allow the teams to "continue to deliver a first-class, front-line, voluntary service, free at the point of delivery, in the face of increasing demand and often in extremely challenging conditions".
Now here is no monopoly, any Tom, Dick or Harry can set up a postal business, though our hard-pressed Post Office is responsible at the point of delivery.
NHS dentistry defies the founding principle that the NHS is free at the point of delivery and the charges are more of a barrier to attending a dental appointment than the fear of the dentist's chair.
The idea that healthcare remains free at the point of delivery is no longer the case, it said.
To provide universal, top-quality treatment free at the point of delivery.
IT is the Government's great boast that our National Health Service is free for all at the point of delivery.
The new vehicles will have temperature recorders with on-board printouts, providing 24-hour audits of stored temperatures at point of delivery.