unplanned activity

unplanned activity

A term of art used in NHS-Scotland for when a provider delivers healthcare to a patient which is not covered by an NHS service agreement, and for which the Scottish health commissioner pays for each individual episode in line with a published tariff.
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This has been a pressure for trusts nationally in meeting new recommended staffing levels at a time when unplanned activity continues to increase.
Russia has stated many times that it is not carrying out any unusual or unplanned activity on its territory near the border with Ukraine that would be of military significance," the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.
Tourism, which began as an unplanned activity in 1972, is the lifeline of the Maldives economy.
A single HTU in a major regional centre of NSW which caters for 68 home dialysis patients was chosen to investigate unplanned activity in the unit.
Less common unplanned activity is the overflow from the renal clinic involving patients who require admission or procedures, and overflow from the in-centre HD unit.
If HTU could minimise unplanned activity, then planned home visits could be more frequent.
A cross-sectional and descriptive study was undertaken to investigate unplanned activity within one HTU in a major regional centre of NSW.
The audit tool collected information from telephone calls to the HTU by patients and from HTU staff when follow-up calls following an unplanned activity was required where the purpose of the phone call and the unplanned patient visits was recorded.
Several PSN servers rebooted themselves, and there was a lot of unplanned activity.
The additional mission of providing foreclosure assistance is driving scarce nonprofit resources into unplanned activity and thus putting a strain on staff and budgets.
5%, while rates from unplanned activity (spot pricing, back-up pricing and paid deadhead) fell 6.
Feedback from these tests is sent to the "dashboard" showing pass/fail and error conditions that might arise as the scenario test identifies the turbulence of sudden and unplanned activity as it flies through the complex transactions.