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a plan of action adopted or pursued by an individual, government, party, business, etc.

policy

The rules and regulations set by the organization. Policy determines the type of internal and external information resources employees can access, the kinds of programs they may install on their own computers as well as their authority for reserving network resources. Policy is also related to network quality of service (QoS), because it can define priorities by user, workgroup or application with regard to reserving network bandwidth. See COPS and Internet Usage Policy.
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These guidelines include symptom- or condition-specific guidelines, such as Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) guidelines for urinary incontinence or postoperative pain management; diagnosis-specific guidelines; and therapy-specific guidelines, such as for cataract removal.
BlueWorks -- a unique collaboration between BCBSA and the Harvard Medical School's Department of Health Care Policy -- evaluates programs for their importance to the healthcare system, potential applicability in other communities and level of innovation.
Cost, employed as the primary health care policy incentive, imposes unpredictable and chaotic effects on a system that already suffers from chaos and unpredictability.
Scott International's quarterly service: Health Care Policy and Program Analysis (HPPA).
The Health Care Financing Administration has established the effectiveness initiative, designed to measure the outcomes of health care services provided to Medicare recipients,(12) and the newly formed Agency for Health Care Policy and Research has initiated funding for programs for outcomes assessment, and for using these findings of outcome research to develop practice guidelines.
Steinberg's ongoing leadership role as a member of the Blue Cross/Blue Shield Association's National Medical Advisory Panel, an Adjunct Professor of Medicine and of Health Policy and Management at Johns Hopkins University and a member of the Advisory Council of Harvard Medical School's Department of Health Care Policy.
com)-- A video presentation of a new short-term home health care policy is being made available to educate insurance professionals.
He also discusses bills that did pass, becoming integrated into the patchwork-quilt health care policy that preceded the ACA.
It is important that nurses are represented in the formation of health care policy and that nursing values, knowledge, and expertise are shared with politicians so that cost effective, quality -health care legislation can be achieved.
Summary: Palestinians in north Lebanon Friday held a protest to reiterate their rejection of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency health care policy modifications implemented earlier this year.
Tenders are invited for Provide health care policy consulting and advice.
On 12/2, I talked about the future of health care policy in Texas with state.

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