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C/OCourtesy Of
C/OCut Out
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C/OConsist Of
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C/OChange-Over
C/OCloseout
C/OCall Out
C/OChange-Order
C/OCarryover (funds)
C/OComplains Of (medical)
C/OCertificate of Origin
C/OCurrent Office
C/OCurrent Offer (trading)
C/OChangeout
C/OContamination/Overpressure (NASA)
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References in classic literature ?
'It may be true, mother,' says I, 'for aught I know, but my doubts are very strongly grounded indeed.' 'Come, then,' says she, 'let's hear some of them.' 'Why, first,' says I, 'you give a piece of money to these people to take the child off the parent's hands, and to take care of it as long as it lives.
'Come, my dear,' says she, 'I have found out a way how you shall be at a certainty that your child shall be used well, and yet the people that take care of it shall never know you, or who the mother of the child is.'
So, in short, I consented to let her have the child, and I gave her #10; that is to say, I gave it to my governess, who gave it the poor woman before my face, she agreeing never to return the child back to me, or to claim anything more for its keeping or bringing up; only that I promised, if she took a great deal of care of it, I would give her something more as often as I came to see it; so that I was not bound to pay the #5, only that I promised my governess I would do it.
Our VA health professionals were on the job, taking care of patients, when their own homes were destroyed and their own families scattered.
(Of course, it can be argued that anyone taking care of a half dozen or so two-year-olds has a right to look weary.) In the four-year-olds' classroom, a lone teacher sits quietly in a corner as a dozen or so boys and girls scramble about the low table at the back of the main play area.
General Purpose--This policy establishes the rights and obligations of this department and its employees with respect to leave necessary for the medical care of employees and their families.
Example 2: M incurs $4,500 of qualifying expenses for the care of her two dependent children.
When people needed custodial care, their families took care of them at home, or they moved to residential facilities for the elderly, often called "board-and-care" homes.
As hospitals and their insurers seek to shift care of sick/older/complexer patients to their families while offering less and less to them to offset their unavoidable sacrifices, the hospitals will approach gridlock.
"Even though there has been a great deal of negative press regarding institutional care of the elderly, GW has done very well," says Wertlieb's Persily.
While the ADA attempts to address the issue of health care delivery for persons with disabilities on a national level, a number of states (e.g., California, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, South Carolina Vermont, and Washington) have implemented health care reform initiatives that may help improve the health care of persons with disabilities (Watson, Eilenberg, & Odulana, 1995).
* the existence of a highly skilled team of professionals with expertise in the care of patients with spinal cord injury