site visit

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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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That means she put together the preconference, survey material and the schedule, kept the meeting flowing, wrote an exit brief and presented the findings to the hospital and then wrote and edited the drafts of the site visit team's recommendations and report.
There are the five essential steps you need to take in order to have successful vendor site visits during the selection process.
Independent county councillor John Shuttleworth, a member of the same planning committee, said: "I didn't go on the site visit because I know what Whitworth Hall looks like.
Another neighbor, Carol Sornberger of 45 Rocky Pond Road, said she is disappointed that the public can be excluded from the site visit.
A lot of fears could be addressed if we have a site visit."
While conducting the site visit, members of the team must be objective in their review and evaluation of programs' materials, resources and practices.
The articles collected in this special issue all are based on HSC's 2000-01 site visits to twelve nationally representative communities--our third round of site visits.
The site visit included a comprehensive overview of the challenges faced by community-based telecom providers on a daily basis.
Now the council's area west planning committee has deferred a decision on the planning application - and will make a site visit to Blakelaw Farm before meeting again to discuss the plans next month.
Coun Mutton added: "The wording implies the work was carried out because Councillor Foster arranged the site visits, when he knows that those sites were contained in a report that went to cabinet in July, a long time before he did his site visit."
The resort has offered the new technology to guests via accompanied sales professionals during meeting planner site visits. The meeting planners may also take home a free iPad after their site visit.
The manual is intended for use by Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD) staff who manage MTARS and by MTARS reviewers who conduct site visit activities.

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