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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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We welcome Novell's release of SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service and look forward to working with them to deliver flexible and proven customer solutions.
Windows Embedded for Point of Service is offered pre-installed on IBM AnyPlace Kiosk, Self Checkout and SurePOS 700, 500 and 300 point-of-sale systems, IBM's premier open system hardware platforms for the retail and hospitality industries.
Our technology portfolio includes; the Health Index Calculator(TM); The Med Negotiator, our Web Based medical bill price negotiator (to market in 2015); the StayFit Plan(TM) wellness platform; and the first of its kind and proven CDHP/HSA Point of Service Payment System for healthcare, which fuses unparalleled technology, point of service adjudication, real-time data, and anti-fraud controls.
Similar to applications used in the retail industry at the point of sale, the company's proprietary, automated system provides healthcare registrars and financial counselors with real-time scripts, telling them exactly what to do and what to say to each patient at the point of service regarding financial responsibilities.
Pick n Pay deployed SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service throughout its network of stores to improve control and monitoring of IT systems at its retail locations.
Just as important, we are proud of our work helping hospitals provide their patients with clearer, more accurate and more actionable financial information, including discounting and assistance program eligibility, all at the point of service.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service includes a centralized directory-based administration server and point of service (POS) branch servers, as well as tools and templates to easily create, roll out and maintain operating system images for a wide variety of POS devices.
Similar to applications used in the retail industry at the point of sale, the nTelagent system, built on a cloud computing platform, performs all necessary calculations and tells healthcare registrars and financial counselors exactly what to do and what to say at the point of service about financial responsibilities - regardless of whether the patient is insured, uninsured or charity.
Nation's fourth-largest optical retailer standardizes retail locations on SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service to centrally manage 5,000 devices spread across its stores
Particularly at pre-registration and point of service, many hospitals and other providers don't have the tools and technology they need to effectively adapt to healthcare's new "retail-like" revenue cycle.
The Oracle Retail applications will improve the customer experience at the point of service while creating a platform that enables us to streamline business processes and enhance merchandising decision-support throughout our organization," said Jon Kubo, CIO of The Wet Seal, Inc.
Ardence, a Citrix company and a leader in developing software platforms for the on-demand world, today announced that the Device Edition of the Ardence Software-Streaming Platform meets stringent compliance requirements for interoperability with the Microsoft Windows Embedded for Point of Service (WePOS) platform.