site visit

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site visit

a visit made by designated officials to gather information about or to evaluate a department or institution. A site visit is a step in the accreditation of an institution and in the funding of many major projects.

site visit

A formal visit to a hospital or heathcare facility by representatives from an accrediting organisation (e.g., JCAHO, HCFA, now CMS) to assess the quality of care provided in the institution as reflected by the facility’s adherence to guidelines for providing such care.

site visit

Managed care A formal visit to a hospital or heath care facility, by representatives from an accrediting organization–eg, JCAHO, HCFA, now CMS, to assess the quality of care provided in the institution, as reflected by the facility's adherence to guidelines for providing such care. See CMS, JCAHO.

Patient discussion about site visit

Q. Can you get influenza after a dentist visit? I’ve been to the dentist yesterday and I woke up sick. Is it considered mal practice?

A. o..relax..first of all you can get the flu anywhere and anytime. Secondly- it takes more than a day to develop symptoms so yo probably got it from someone else. It’s not mal practice anyway, and stop thinking on how you can get money off your dentist :) here is a Southpark episode about it:

Q. when dirarear subsides what can i eat,its been 14 hrs since last visit to toilet

A. try dry toast.

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There are the five essential steps you need to take in order to have successful vendor site visits during the selection process.
Another neighbor, Carol Sornberger of 45 Rocky Pond Road, said she is disappointed that the public can be excluded from the site visit.
After being accepted, the individual must attend a 2-day site visitor workshop before being assigned to a site visit team as an apprentice.
The 2000-01 site visits were particularly fruitful for a number of reasons.
FRS plans to host at least one annual site visit for a key staff person or FCC commissioner.
He said the leaflet stated: "This work follows site visits with the council's highways services team arranged by councillor Foster as well as a large number of complaints by residents.
Council officers have recommended giving the go-ahead but councillors decided to make a site visit first.
The site visit team report is submitted to the JRCERT office within 30 days of the site visit.
Notes: all bidders must arrange a site visit prior to submission of proposal.
The primary purposes of a site visit are to verify and augment the information contained in a school's annual report (especially regarding stated progress relative to school performance objectives) and to allow a site visit team to learn as much as it can about the general operation and performance of the school in the three key areas.
Although Newhall and Wiley Canyon elementaries were selected for Honorable Mention status, they were not selected for a site visit like Peachland School, Valencia Valley and Meadows School.

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