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Synonyms for case

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one that is representative of a group or class

a legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right

a course of reasoning

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a special set of circumstances

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a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

the actual state of things

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a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures

a problem requiring investigation

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a statement of facts and reasons used to support an argument

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the quantity contained in a case

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nouns or pronouns or adjectives (often marked by inflection) related in some way to other words in a sentence

a specific state of mind that is temporary

a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)

an enveloping structure or covering enclosing an animal or plant organ or part

the housing or outer covering of something

the enclosing frame around a door or window opening

(printing) the receptacle in which a compositor has his type, which is divided into compartments for the different letters, spaces, or numbers

bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow

a glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home

look over, usually with the intention to rob

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enclose in, or as if in, a case

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The daily rate depends on the care needs of the patient as measured by the Resource Utilization Groups (RUGs), a case mix index (CMI) for NHs, that is expected to cover operating and capital costs (MedPAC 2009b).
However, other conditions or circumstances affect CMS' publicly reported measures, such as resident case mix and preadmission conditions.
Financial winners will review their processes and focus on improvement in: (1) MDS data accuracy, (2) case mix of admissions, (3) selection of ARD and coordination of service delivery with therapy managers, and (4) operational changes that will ensure proper look-back to document each resident's clinical history.
1999) to estimate statistical cost functions, assessing the impact of dialysis modality mix, patient case mix, facility size, location, and practice patterns on Medicare-allowable costs for CR services.
The attempts to reduce this problem, thought to be caused by multicollinearity, included a principal components analysis (that failed to remedy the problem), followed by an information theory approach to construct a weighted case mix index.
First, a multiple regression model is used to study the effect of case mix on costs.
To assist in the review of the HotList, case management, provider profiling and case mix functionality are addressed below.
Thomas & Associates Outperforming CMS Projections; Achieving 5 Percent Higher Case Mix Index with Clinical Documentation Improvement Program
Market resulting from this consultation is to ensure that the case mix of the institution reflects the fairest of its business and, if necessary, correct it possible to establish the diagnosis of a solid foundation and facilitating the exchange with professionals and conduct changement.
The commission will look at whether specialty hospitals select patients with less severe illness by using Medicare case mix, severity across DRGs, and case-mix severity among other payers' patients as indicators, said commission consultant Julian Pettengill.
case mix, billing, financials) send millions of bits of data across the Internet back to the server for computation.
This is determined by the hospital's case mix index (CMI).
System Modules: Applications include Admissions & Census, Accounts Receivable, Claims Management, Accounts Payable, General Ledger, Resident Banking, MDS/RAI & Electronic Submission, Clinical Documentation, Care Plans, Physician's Orders, AncillaryLink, Case Mix Coach, Pre-Admission Screening, Clinical and Financial Pathways, Payroll, Staff Scheduling and Provider Intelligence (Enterprise Management).
These models evaluate how the introduction of two exemplar policies affect case mix, holding constant various facility, State policy, and community characteristics.