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rationingManaged care The allocation or distribution of a scarce product, commodity or service. See Age-based rationing, Health care rationing, Oregon plan, Red-tape rationing.
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Allotment or distribution of fixed portions.
[L. ratio, calculation]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
Resource allocation in health care, esp. in managed health care systems.
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rationingSee MEDICAL RATIONING.
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