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see industrial managementindustrial management,
term applied to highly organized modern methods of carrying on industrial, especially manufacturing, operations. The Rise of Factories
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management

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Corporate power elites distinguished primarily by their distance from actual productive work and their chronic failure to manage (see also suit). Spoken derisively, as in "*Management* decided that ...".

management

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Mythically, a vast bureaucracy responsible for all the world's minor irritations. Hackers' satirical public notices are often signed "The Mgt"; this derives from the "Illuminatus!" novels.
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There are two Case Management Associations that support national and international organization of case managers, and health care professionals, committed to promoting the growth and value of case management, and to support the evolving needs of the case management professional.
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A variety of delivery systems or models of case management, adjusted to specific systems and facilities, have been developed in the last 20 years.
Employment assessment, case management, and employment counselling services to unemployed persons in the Belleville, Trenton, Napanee, Picton and Bancroft areas.
Floersch makes this point by recounting the history on one social worker assigned to work within a case management paradigm shortly after earning her MSW.
Demand and disease management programs were developed, and case management was transformed into care management under a continuous quality improvement umbrella.
Administrators of the new integrated program credit effective case management for a decrease in STD lost-time days by 42% two years after program started.
Traditional case management has been around for many years.
Cost Effectiveness of Case Management and Maintaining Control: Socioeconomic and Political Implications
Many human service, rehabilitation, and health care professions have a history of using case management models in the execution of their responsibilities.
One such system, a frequently used model of nursing care delivery in acute care settings, is case management (American Hospital Association, 1990).
The most effective managed disability programs have five key components: partnership among employer, employee, carrier, and health-care provider; prevention; integration of short- and long-term disability coverage under one carrier; cost containment, achieved through case management and by following duration guidelines; and management-information systems that track costs and measure success.

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