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quality assurance

n.
A system for evaluating performance, as in the delivery of services or the quality of products provided to consumers, customers, or patients.
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ii) using the NCST Quality Assessment Framework, schedule and conduct 100 quality assessments across the NCST network per year (number of visits likely to increase year on year);
The rating was conducted by an external independent consultancy firm, which undertook the quality assessment of the evaluation reports from all implementing countries.
The workshop aims to prepare the members of SQU Standing Committee of Institutional Quality Assessment, representatives of deanships, service centers and administrative units to carry out institutional quality assessment of SQU various academic support units.
Starting from 2002 many such image quality assessment methods have been proposed by various research groups, which are more or less correlated with human perception of distortions.
It is recommended to undergo quality assessment as per the standards," said Dautzenberg.
Purpose of the event was to identify the prevailing challenges at multiple levels in water quantity and quality assessment for better management practices and to provide technical support through sharing knowledge, expertise and experience among the member states to raise the awareness in these neglected areas.
The workshop comprised nine sessions covering various aspects of water quantity and quality assessment, followed by the field visits of National Water Quality laboratory of PCRWR and CDA filtration plants.
The aim of the workshop is to identify the prevailing challenges at multiple levels in water quantity and quality assessment for better management practices and to provide technical support through; sharing knowledge, expertise and experience among the member states to raise the awareness in these neglected areas.
The air quality assessment unit and the Flintshire Local Health Board should tell us what doses of dioxins aren't dangerous.
a global provider of data quality and regulatory compliance solutions since 1968, today introduced its newly expanded and enhanced Data Quality Assessment service.
This theory suggests that auditor acceptance will increase with goal commitment, and that the increase will be most dramatic when quality assessment is performed.
Overview of QMs, a Primer on QMs and Qls, the Role of Quality Assessment and Assurance Committees, and the QMs and Public Relations (a bonus section provided by the American College of Health Care Administrators).

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