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Synonyms for scale

Synonyms for scale

to remove the skin of

to move upward on or along

Synonyms for scale

relative magnitude

the ratio between the size of something and a representation of it

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a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin

a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin

(music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)

an indicator having a graduated sequence of marks

a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

a flattened rigid plate forming part of the body covering of many animals

measure by or as if by a scale

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pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard

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take by attacking with scaling ladders

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reach the highest point of

climb up by means of a ladder

remove the scales from

measure with or as if with scales

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size or measure according to a scale

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Using cost accounting in a medical group practice: An application using the resource-based relative value scale.
She has published articles on capitation and benchmarking, and has presented topics on financial and clinical productivity, the resource-based relative value scale (RBRVS) and physician compensation.
It is a reference for the resource-based relative value scale (RBRVS) system.
Physicians have endured one cost-containment scam after another--the Resource-Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS), the Correct Coding Initiative, adjustments to the practice expense component of relative value units (RVUs).
CMS' decision would affect physicians who care for children, since the majority of private and state Medicaid payers use the resource-based relative value scale as their fee schedule, Dr.
1] In response, the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) implemented the resource-based relative value scale (RBRVS) on January 1, 1992.
ACOG will then work with the AMA Resource-Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) Update Committee to update the RBRVS, which will be referenced by health care payers in determining payments for the procedure.
This guide introduces the way Medicare pays for physicians' services under the resource-based relative value scale (RBRVS) payment system, and explains the main components of the payment system.
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