Disparate Treatment

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Disparate Treatment: Such treatment results when rules or policies are applied inconsistently to one group of people over another. Discrimination may result when rules and policies are applied differently to members of protected classes.

Other Words for Treatment

Treatment Verb Synonyms: therapy, care, curing, remedying, healing
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Psychological Maltreatment

Life Style / Adoption / Psychological Maltreatment: A pattern of caregiver behavior or extreme incidents that convey to children that they are worthless, flawed, unloved, unwanted, endangered or only of value to meeting another's needs. This can includ MORE

Preventive Treatment

Health / Dentistry / Preventive Treatment: Any action taken by the patient, assisted by the dentist, hygienist, and the office staff that serves to prevent dental or other disease. Sealants, cleanings and space maintainers are examples of prev MORE

Partial Day Treatment

Health / Dentistry / Partial Day Treatment: A program offered by appropriately-licensed facilities that includes either a day or evening treatment program, usually for mental health or substance abuse. MORE

Most-Favored-Nation Treatment (MFN)

Business / Agriculture / Most-Favored-Nation Treatment (MFN): A commitment that a country will extend to another country the lowest tariff rates it applies to any third country. MFN is a basic principle of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) (1947) MORE

Residential Treatment

Life Style / Adoption / Residential Treatment: Therapeutic intervention processes for individuals who cannot or do not function satisfactorily in their own homes. For children and adolescents, residential treatment tends to be the last resort when MORE

Special And Differential Treatment (S and D)

Business / Agriculture / Special And Differential Treatment (S and D): A set of GATT provisions (in Article 18) that exempts developing countries from the same strict trade rules and disciplines of more industrialized countries. In the Uruguay Round Agreement on Agricult MORE

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