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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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To date in 2006, Questcon executives have presented at Quality Assurance Institute's (QAI) 26th Annual Quality Conference, QAI's 27th Annual Software Testing Conference, Practical Software Quality and Testing Conference (PSQT) West, PSQT North, Software Quality Engineering's Software Testing Analysis & Review (STAREAST) show and the Software Test & Performance Conference.
Benson and Townes present a concise definition, description, and structural framework for the quality assurance function in ambulatory care settings.
Jeff certainly does bring a bit of celebrity to LRA," joked John Roberto, LRA Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the firm's Quality Assurance and Mystery Shopping (http://www.
If the ultimate mission of quality assurance is to enable us to manage quality, what we must do in quality assurance is to direct our energies toward issues that can yield positive health status outcomes.
The key to achieve low IT costs in combination with high IT value is to implement strict measures of cost control and quality assurance.
10] A quality assurance information system based on this categorization can be applied at any level in the organization.
This is lost productive time taken away from the test process and when the number of updates are multiplied across a year's worth of Quality Assurance programs on the test floor, the loss of productivity is considerable.
Develop and monitor utilization review and quality assurance mechanisms.
NEW YORK -- Medidata Solutions continues to drive discussion at key industry events around critical topics in the e-clinical space, as VP of Global Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance Earl Hulihan is scheduled to present at two upcoming Drug Information Association (DIA) events in India and Canada.
HEDIS([R]) is a registered trademark of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
As Director of Quality Assurance, Raisa will also hold the responsibilities of writing, reviewing, and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and laboratory protocols, maintaining equipment calibration, inspection and testing reports, reviewing laboratory batch records, and conducting pre-, mid-, and post- audits to assure data quality and integrity for final reporting.
Belford has over 30 years of quality assurance and regulatory affairs experience within the medical technology industry.

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