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color code

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a system of easily distinguishable colours, as for the identification of electrical wires or resistors
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High self-control consumers did not respond to the color codes.
The online documentation has been recently updated and the color codes of 23 additional car marques have been added.
The new system will have two color codes implying "elevated" or "imminent" risk instead of the existing five color code system.
With increased movement of patients from institution to institution and an equally mobile national nursing staff, the idea is that wristband color codes need to be consistent to cut down on hospital errors.
Healthcare organizations can print Central Health Information System color codes directly on identification bands with Endur ID's direct printing solutions.
Sutterfield said the color codes aren't intended to attract people to one opinion piece or another