Fundholder


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Fund´hold´er


a.1.One who has money invested in the public funds.
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lxxvi PRESTON, Richard, An address to the fundholder, the manufacturer, the mechanic, and the poor; on the subject of the Corn Laws, London 1815, 59p.
She surely must be the "Jeannet Hare" recorded in 1861 as living as a lodger at 184 Sloane St, Chelsea, and listed as aged 48, unmarried, fundholder, born in the East Indies and a British subject.
The test data were drawn, in part, from a 'parent' investigation, a large-scale study reported internally to South West Directors of Social Work by two of the members of the research team: fundholder and co-organiser, Geraldine Macdonald, and research associate, Ioannis Kakavelakis (Macdonald and Kakavelakis, 2004).
Despite the outreach program coming under the organisational umbrella of Miwatj Health, control effectively remained in non-Indigenous hands, as the fundholder for the grant was the Nhulunbuy Town Corporation; WCL funds were allocated through local government organisations.
15-48) described it most enterprises were state-owned and most producers were agents of a government principal, usually a minister acting as the legal fundholder.
The role of the fundholder was to act as a banker, to release funding on the direction of the community decision-making body; and to ensure that appropriate accountability was maintained.
Their funding is obtained through the Physician Fundholder Groups who collectively obtain money from the state system based on a capitated fee for each person enrolled in the group practice.
The leaders of the BMA's GP committee give the impression that they were happier under the Tories running fundholder practices, which was an unfair system as it gave richer areas such as Bearsden in Glasgow a better service than poorer parts of the city.
In 1995-1996, $97 million that had previously been spent on hospital and specialty care was transferred to spending on innovations and services in GP practices, as a result of fundholder contracting.
The second, which we call the GP fundholder market, is one in which GP fundholders in their role as agents for patients purchase health services on their behalf.
When attacked in parliament for appearing to take the side of the mercantile classes, Ricardo "denied that he was interested either as a mercantile man or as a fundholder.