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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 visitA 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 visitManaged 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.
n a visit to an institution by designated officials to evaluate or gather information about a program, department, or institution. A site visit is a step in the accreditation of an institution and in the funding of many major research and training projects. See accreditation.
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.More discussions about site visit