standard

(redirected from standard orders)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to standard orders: Standing orders

standard

 [stan´dard]
something established as a measure or model to which other similar things should conform. There are three types of standards in health care: structure, process, and outcome standards. Structure refers to evaluation of the setting in which care is rendered and the resources that are available. Process refers to evaluation of the actual activities carried out by the care giver. Outcome refers to evaluation of the results of activities in which the nurse has been involved (what the result is for the patient).
s's of practice a set of guidelines that identifies the content of practice and serves as a model to guide care towards excellence.

stan·dard

(stan'dărd),
1. Something that serves as a basis for comparison; a technical specification or written report by experts.
2.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr. estandard, rallying place, fr. Frankish standan, to stand, + hard, hard, fast]

standard

EBM
In a clinical trial, a criterion or specification established by authority or consensus for:
(1) Measuring performance or quality; and
(2) Specifying conventions that support interchange of common materials and information.

CDISC standards support the exchange of clinical data at syntactic and semantic levels.

standard

Medtalk A benchmark for measuring and comparing similar or analogous activities or persons. See Air Quality standard, Community standard, Capacity standard, Double standard, Engineering standard, Ergonomic standard, Food standard, Gold standard, Internal standard, Medicare volume performance standard, Ordinary negligence standard, Patient viewpoint standard, Performance standard, Practice standard standard, Prudent layperson standard, Reasonable person standard, Reasonable physician standard, Small parts standard, Zero error standard.

stan·dard

(stan'dărd)
Something that serves as a basis for comparison; a technical specification or written report by experts.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr. estandard, rallying place, fr. Frankish standan, to stand, + hard, hard, fast]

stan·dard

(stan'dărd)
Something that serves as a basis for comparison; a technical specification or written report by experts.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr. estandard, rallying place, fr. Frankish standan, to stand, + hard, hard, fast]
References in periodicals archive ?
Each member of the medical staff received a memorandum from the physician team leader describing the protocol, reviewing the standard orders and nursing procedures, and giving several case study examples.
Section 2 describes how to use Lean techniques such as pre-testing and standard orders to deal with problems in appointment lengths, staffing, and patient interviews.
To reduce variation and make outcomes more predictable, some organizations may employ CPOE to implement standard orders and clinical guidelines.
Standard orders are delivered within 48 hours at a price of approximately $32.
due to delayed settlement, default penalty (0.3% for standard orders, 0.2% for consignment orders).
Standard orders are processed within 24 hours and delivered by mail.
HAECO Cabin Solutions, a division of HAECO Americas with headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA, announced today at the Aircraft Interiors EXPO that it has received Technical Standard Orders (TSO)-C127b authorisation from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on its Vector Premium seat platform.
Standard orders are processed within 24 hours; a thirty-minute rush Fax service is also available.
We currently procure beverages from a single provider from within the UK and it is our intention to also award this new contract to a single provider that can meet our requirements of standard orders and also support emergency orders where necessary.

Full browser ?