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  • clinic
  • Blood specimens are collected from the sides of newborns' heels at the hospital or clinic where they are born, placed on filter paper, dried and then shipped to the Newborn Screening Center of the Department of Medical Genetics, National Taiwan University Hospital or other screening centers for screening tests [ 2 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • In Kaiser Foundation Hospitals , an intermediary used an inaccurate GME FTE number from 1996 and 1998 cost reports that excluded clinic-based residents to generate artificially low GME FTE caps for a consortium of teaching hospitals. (lexology.com)
  • To determine the pattern of ocular findings among patients aged 40 years and above attending to eye clinic at Juba Teaching Hospital in South Sudan. (ac.ke)
  • Method All patients aged 40 years and above attended an eye clinic in Juba Teaching Hospital in the month of October to September 2013, who met the inclusion criteria for the study, underwent a thorough ophthalmological examination. (ac.ke)
  • sought
  • The hospitals sought to adjust this number through a timely appeal of their reimbursement determinations from 1999 through 2003, but this adjustment hinged on them challenging their GME FTE count as it appeared in their 1996 and 1998 cost reports, the reimbursement determinations for which they conceded could not be reopened under the three-year review restriction. (lexology.com)
  • intense
  • Following five years of intense training, Godfrey is now Tanzania's only pediatric heart surgeon capable of carrying out open heart surgeries on small children. (cnn.com)
  • Determination
  • Under federal regulations, a party may reopen an intermediary's reimbursement determination if it so requests within three years of the determination. (lexology.com)
  • The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit sided with the hospitals, holding that "the reopening regulation allows for modification of predicate facts in closed years provided the change will only impact the total reimbursement determination in open years. (lexology.com)
  • This result, the court reasoned, was compelled by the plain language of the regulations, which made clear that the three-year review limitation applied only to reopening an actual reimbursement determination. (lexology.com)
  • PROCEDURES
  • 1 Estimates suggest that one in nine women will undergo hysterectomy during their lifetime and that approximately 600,000 procedures are performed each year in the United States. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • period
  • If they can identify undercounted GME FTE numbers, as the hospitals did in that case, they may have ground to challenge, within the three-year review period, reimbursement determinations that were based on such undercounting and may be able to claim greater reimbursements on a forward-looking basis. (lexology.com)
  • Aim: To establish the pattern of occurrence and the clinicopathological features of keratocystic odontogenic tumour (KCOT) over a 10-year period. (ac.ke)
  • medical
  • This has other insidious negative repercussions including lengthening of hospital stay and increase in social and medical costs due to the emergence of MDRO [ 3 , 4 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • This research explored fourth year veterinary medical students' telephone communication skills. (mdpi.com)
  • A 25-year-old man, Usen Effiong , was recently arrested for posing as a medical doctor and consulting for the Teaching Hospital for more than two months. (bellanaija.com)
  • Udo told me that they caught someone who has not finished secondary school parading himself as a consultant in the teaching hospital as a medical doctor. (bellanaija.com)
  • However, if an unqualified person can impersonate a medical doctor in a teaching hospital for as long as two months, then it sadly exposes the porousness of our medical institutions. (bellanaija.com)
  • We knew that we always have power cuts in the hospital -- they can happen at any time, even at night -- so we had prepared a back-up manual handle that we could use to run the pump by hand," says Godfrey, who works at the Bugando Medical Center in Mwanza, north Tanzania. (cnn.com)
  • review
  • The aim of this paper is to review the surface contamination of three hazardous drugs within a teaching hospital and comment the different strategies put in place over the years in the context of these multicenter studies. (degruyter.com)
  • Thus, the issue arose whether the regulations governing review precluded modification of the data underlying the GME FTE caps, even if such modification only affected reimbursement determinations that the hospitals had timely contested. (lexology.com)
  • As a victory for teaching hospitals, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals incentivizes hospitals to review their GME FTE numbers. (lexology.com)
  • Hospital board oversight of quality and patient safety: a narrative review and synthesis of recent empirical research. (ahrq.gov)
  • Review into the Quality of Care and Treatment Provided by 14 Hospital Trusts in England: Overview Report. (ahrq.gov)
  • Children
  • The young doctor received five years of training in Israel before heading back to Tanzania to help save the lives of children in need. (cnn.com)
  • Upon his arrival, he started operating on young children, including six-year-old Merina, with the assistance of the Israeli team who'd trained him. (cnn.com)
  • case
  • Factors contributing to all-cause 30-day readmissions: a structured case series across 18 hospitals. (ahrq.gov)
  • Core
  • Client communication is a core clinical skill that is taught as part of the required curriculum at many veterinary colleges. (mdpi.com)
  • A lot of this is bedside teaching, and I give lots of lectures on different topics, one of which is 'emergency medicine core content' -- basically, the kind of stuff you find in the various emergency medicine compendium textbooks. (pitt.edu)
  • annual
  • An accurate GME FTE number is critical to teaching hospitals because in 1997 Congress capped the number of GME FTEs teaching hospitals may include in their annual Medicare cost reports to the number of GME FTEs they had in 1996. (lexology.com)
  • Improving America's Hospitals: The Joint Commission's Annual Report on Quality and Safety 2012. (ahrq.gov)
  • The seventh annual Joint Commission report summarizes the performance of hospitals across 45 accountability measures -evidence-based metrics that are directly linked to patient outcomes. (ahrq.gov)
  • date
  • Took me about 2 years to write this, but at least for this particular moment (June 2003) it seems to be up to date. (pitt.edu)
  • long
  • In contrast to studying the status quo as well as "short term" changes, it was the aim of the current audit to investigate whether the introduction of Sugammadex has resulted in a long term (2 years) change of anesthetists' NMBA associated practice and beliefs. (hindawi.com)
  • introduction
  • Two departmental audits (26-page online survey and 1-week in-theatre snapshot audit) were undertaken to investigate the change of beliefs and clinical practice related to the use of neuromuscular blocking agents at the Royal Perth Hospital since this introduction. (hindawi.com)
  • We found that, in the 2.5 years since introduction of Sugammadex, more anesthetists (69.5 versus 38%) utilized neuromuscular monitoring, and aminosteroidal neuromuscular blocking agents were used in 94.3% of cases (versus 77% in 2011). (hindawi.com)
  • increase
  • 3 mg/L. In addition, there was a significant increase in glycopeptide MIC geometric means over the years, and this increase was higher for teicoplanin than for vancomycin. (nih.gov)
  • heart
  • A power outage is probably the last thing anyone would want to happen midway through surgery, let alone while performing the delicate task of closing a hole inside the heart of a six-year-old girl. (cnn.com)
  • Determined to make a difference, Godfrey approached doctors visiting the hospital, asking them to help him find a way to create a Tanzanian team that could do pediatric heart surgery. (cnn.com)
  • After securing funding, Godfrey headed to Israel where he trained for five years with Save A Child's Heart before returning to Tanzania and putting his life-saving knowledge to use. (cnn.com)
  • change
  • Similarly, the court explained, the government's conflicting position in previous cases undermined its additional argument that "even if the modification of predicate facts in a closed year does not itself amount to a reopening, the change will necessitate an adjustment of that year's reimbursement, which all parties agree constitutes an impermissible reopening. (lexology.com)
  • Doctor
  • He went on to become a doctor himself and started practicing about seven years ago, setting his mind to becoming a plastic surgeon. (cnn.com)
  • system
  • There is a well-organized newborn screening system in our hospital which includes four stages: specimen collection, screening, follow-up and re-examination, and confirmatory diagnosis. (alliedacademies.org)
  • At the time of the intervention the VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System included two teaching hospitals, five community-based outpatient clinics, and four contract community clinics. (medpagetoday.com)
  • total
  • My original order several years ago was for 100 patches for a total of $240 plus $6.50 shipping and handling, my more recent order cost $212.00 + $5.00 shipping. (pitt.edu)