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consultant

a. a senior physician, esp a specialist, who is asked to confirm a diagnosis or treatment or to provide an opinion
b. a physician or surgeon holding the highest appointment in a particular branch of medicine or surgery in a hospital

Consultant

A specialist who is consulted on building design and engineering; restoration and preservation specialists are types of consultants.

consultant

An individual or organization engaged by the owner or the architect to render professional consulting services complementing or supplementing the architect’s services.

consultant

(job)
A person who facilitates organisational change and/or provides subject matter expertise on technical, functional and business topics during development or implementation. Consultants perform business requirements analysis, recommends selection of packaged software, develop proposals for consulting services and manage implementation projects at client sites. They provides expert knowledge of products such as SAP R/3, PeopleSoft, HRMS/Financials, and SmartStream.

consultant

An individual who acts as an advisor to users or to the technical staff. Consultants are available from third-party organizations for all aspects of the computer industry, including electronic circuit design, information systems analysis and software development. In a business environment, consultants may be used to create the functional specifications from which vendors can respond. The title of consultant is also given to internal specialists. See job descriptions and salary survey.
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The amalgam of doctors and paramedic associations which held protests included the Dental Surgeons Society, Health and Family Welfare Employees Confederation, Society of Consultant Doctors, State Contractual Doctors, Field Doctors Welfare Association Kashmir, NRHM Doctors Association, and the Doctors and Patients Welfare Association.
We cannot afford to stand still, however, so in order to maintain our track record of excellence, we have launched a process of revalidating the credentials of all of our consultant doctors.
Last week, Neil promised an extra PS1million for consultant doctors - enough to pay for just 10 doctors.
Specialists and consultant doctors of skin, gynae, eye, neuro and other fields have been attending the patients.
An analysis of job advertisements found that almost a quarter of non- consultant doctors in the UK were being recruited to posts that did not conform to recognised NHS grades.
He ordered the hospital administration to make immediate arrangements for shifting of patients in serious condition to Karachi for better treatment, all consultant doctors and paramedics to be available round the clock for facilitating the patients.
First of its kind in the Middle East, the event will attract sickle cell consultant doctors and blood disease specialists from Europe, the US and the Arab world.
Another special feature of this year's health arrangements for Haj is the recruitment of 135 consultant doctors in rare specializations.
He said: "If you take A&E, the availability of consultant doctors 24/7 - or for at least 16 hours a day - is really important.
CONSULTANT doctors will have until March 31 to decide whether to opt for public hospitals or work in their private clinics.
The meeting also decided that senior consultant doctors and kidney specialists of Provincial Government will also perform duties at FFKC on deputation basis so as to make the most of their expertise to the benefit of FFKC patients.
LAHORE -- As many as 47 posts of consultant doctors are lying vacant in Children's Hospital for the last several months despite the fact that these were advertised in national dailies.

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