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Insurance Claim Reporting definition: The design, completion, and filing of forms with the insurer.
Risk Management definition: The process of minimizing risk to an organization by developing systems to identify and analyze potential hazards to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences, and by attempting to handle events and incidents which do occur in such a manner that their effect and cost are minimized. Effective risk management has its greatest benefits in application to insurance in order to avert or minimize financial liability. (From Slee & Slee: Health care terms, 2d ed)
Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting Systems definition: Systems developed for collecting reports from government agencies, manufacturers, hospitals, physicians, and other sources on adverse drug reactions.
Disease Notification definition: Notification or reporting by a physician or other health care provider of the occurrence of specified contagious diseases such as tuberculosis and HIV infections to designated public health agencies. The United States system of reporting notifiable diseases evolved from the Quarantine Act of 1878, which authorized the US Public Health Service to collect morbidity data on cholera, smallpox, and yellow fever; each state in the US has its own list of notifiable diseases and depends largely on reporting by the individual health care provider. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
Mandatory Reporting definition: A legal requirement that designated types of information acquired by professionals or institutions in the course of their work be reported to appropriate authorities.
Mandatory Report definition: A report that is mandated by law and/or regulation.
Reporting definition: The act of providing a short account.
Adverse Drug Experience Reporting System definition: A Web application developed for the electronic submission of Expedited Reports to the NCI for serious and/or unexpected Adverse Events, deaths, and other events defined in the NCI Guidelines: Adverse Event Reporting Requirements for NCI Investigational Agents
Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System definition: The Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) Atlas is a quality assurance guide to standardize breast-imaging reporting and to facilitate outcome monitoring. The atlas contains a guide to standardized mammographic reporting, including a breast-imaging lexicon of terminology, a report organization and assessment structure and coding system.
Reporting Period for Cancer Center Support Grant definition: The Reporting Period for Cancer Center Support Grant, is the 12-month period for which data are being provided for Standard Cancer Center Information Summary.
rush reporting definition: A report should be prepared and sent as quickly as possible.