upstream procedure

upstream procedure

Managed care A diagnostic procedure in which a defect may result in a therapeutic, or downstream, procedure
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The purpose of this file is to inform the public and ensure that public participation in the development of public decisions affecting the environment is made in the context of upstream procedures.
Contract notice: Securing the valognes-cherbourg section - studies and upstream procedures.
Rn13 securing the valognes-cherbourg section - upstream studies and procedures the services concern the realization of studies and upstream procedures relating to the rn13 security project in its section between valognes and cherbourg-en-cotentin, Namely: - opportunity studies phase 1 and 2 in the sense of the technical instruction on the procedures for drawing up investment and management operations on the national road network - studies preliminary to the public inquiry - single environmental permit file.