HLOC

(redirected from Higher Level of Care)
AcronymDefinition
HLOCHigher Level of Care (various organizations)
HLOCHealth Locus of Control
HLOCHumboldt Light Opera Company (Arcata, CA)
HLOCHeat-Labile Opsonic Capacity
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Luke's Medical Center, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Rose Medical Center, Sky Ridge Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital work together to provide a higher level of care. In addition, our family of services includes seven hospital free-standing emergency departments and numerous ambulatory surgery centers, CareNow urgent care and occupational medicine clinics, physician practices, imaging centers, and AIRLIFE-DENVER, which provides critical care air and ground transportation across a 10-state region.
This pushed Trainer's husband to bring her to a different hospital with a much higher level of care.
Intense glucose therapy increased the risk of very low blood glucose (hypoglycemia) and required a higher level of care such as increased supervision from nursing staff, compared to standard treatment.
The state-of-the-art SICU offers a higher level of care than a standard ICU, so patients who have had more complex surgeries can receive the highest standard of post-operative care from staff trained in specialist post-surgical care.
On the other hand, subjects seeking higher level of care had lower risk of HTN (adjusted HR = 0.868 for hospital center and 0.870 for regional hospital, with reference to local hospital, P < 0.001 for both).{Table 3}
The strategy focuses on three top priorities, the first being to more clearly align its unique capabilities to help payers in delivering a higher level of care to patients, including a specific focus on patients with one or more chronic conditions.
A graduate of the University of Memphis, she said she had a desire to offer patients a higher level of care and opted for family practice.
She is the director of the Adult/Gerontologic Clinical Nurse Specialist Program at the OU College of Nursing, preparing skilled nurses to function at a higher level of care in settings where adults and older adults are served.
Learn when to seek a higher level of care. Many women with perinatal and postpartum psychiatric symptoms can be managed as outpatients, but women at times need a higher level of care.
These include use of the Illinois prescription drug monitoring program to prevent poly-pharmacy, diversion and ultimately overdose; medical withdrawal from services for clients with poly-pharmacy or referral to a higher level of care; diversion prevention strategies; observed dosing; and random drug testing.
Increase in number of beds in the Observation area, dialysis area, as well as a triage will meet the growing needs of our community and will help our emergency medicine team provide an even higher level of care to those we serve.
But they face an uphill battle as Beryl will require a higher level of care ongoing.
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