Business / Human Resources (HR) / Accessibility: The extent to which a contractor's or employer's facility is readily approachable and does not inhibit the mobility of individuals with disabilities, particularly such areas as the personnel office, worksite and public areas.

Geographic Accessibility

Health / Health Insurance / Geographic Accessibility: Health plan accessibility, generally determined by drive time or number of primary care providers in a service area. MORE


Health / Fitness / Ergonomics: The study of designing apparatus to better fit the body and minimize health risks. MORE

Open Records

Life Style / Adoption / Open Records: Accessibility to own adoption records by each member of the triad. This includes access to identifying information. MORE

Drive Time

Health / Health Insurance / Drive Time: A measure of geographic accessibility determined by how long members in the plan's service area have to drive to reach a primary care provider. MORE


Technology / Computers / Extranet: An extranet is similar to an intranet. They both use Internet protocols. The difference is that the extranet is designed to give a certain amount of access to outside users where an intranet is secure MORE

Managed Care Organization (MCO)

Health / Health Insurance / Managed Care Organization (MCO): Any entity that utilizes certain concepts or techniques to manage the accessibility, cost, and quality of healthcare. Also known as a managed care plan. MORE