whole-systems approach

whole-systems approach

A strategic integrated approach to planning and delivering services in the UK which, on a local level, encompasses local health and social service provision and any other service that impacts on such care.
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These goals cannot be achieved in the life of a single parliamentary term: a consistent, long-term, whole-systems approach is needed to maximise the UK's potential.
The authors cover the scope and scale of the challenge inherent in whole-systems approach to design and construction, the whole systems approach, designing buildings for the future, working with nature and natural systems, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
Using a whole-systems approach toward achieving agility, Wipro and EMC have been helping enterprises modernize their data centers, optimize return on assets and align infrastructure performance with business objectives.
A better model of enterprise business solutions, one that takes a whole-systems approach to enterprise asset health; and
These products are then integrated into our whole-systems approach to homebuilding to maximize home performance and minimize environmental impact," said Schmetterer.
Our homes, while maintaining a charming, historic aesthetic, are able to achieve the highest levels of certification by utilizing a proprietary whole-systems approach to home construction.
With the speed, passion and whole-systems approach that took us to the Moon, we are now challenged to awaken and develop a new and fundamentally different adult model, one that sees through the false hopes and false fears imposed by our current forms of parenting and education.
This seminar offers a whole-systems approach to the building process.
The macro-level, whole-systems approach that so many use is problematic because it is difficult to gain more than superficial knowledge of a country when four or five countries are explored in a semester.
The service will promote a whole-systems approach to prevention and early identification contributing to an integrated, multi-agency model of delivery that addresses health needs at the individual, family and community level.
Ballard ended his letter to the Times with this hope: "Perhaps the crisis of MRSA will help swing the medical pendulum back toward a whole-systems approach to infections: First strengthen the host and utilize natural compounds, saving drug therapy for last.