Visits

Business / Internet Marketing / Visits: A sequence of requests made by one user at one site. If a visitor does not request any new information for a period of time, known as the 'time-out' period, then the next request by the visitor is considered a new visit. To enable comparisons among sites, I/PRO uses a 30-minute time-out.

Post-Placement Visits

Life Style / Adoption / Post-Placement Visits: Investigation and interviews with an adoptive family once a child has been placed with them. MORE

Medicare

Business / Accounting / Medicare: A federal government program of transfer payments for certain health care expenses for citizens 65 or older. The Social Security Administration manages the program. MORE

Approved Charge

Business / Taxes / Approved Charge: With traditional fee-for-service health insurance, the insurance company sets an approved or allowable amount for each medical procedure or office visit. If your bill exceeds the approved charge, the MORE

Port-Of-Call

Life Style / Travel / Port-Of-Call: A country, island or territory, or population center a cruise ship visits. MORE

Home Visitation Programs

Life Style / Adoption / Home Visitation Programs: Prevention programs that offer a variety of family focused services to pregnant mothers and families with new babies. Activities frequently encompass structured visits to the family's home and may add MORE

Open Adoption

Life Style / Adoption / Open Adoption: An adoption process in which birth parents meet and know ยท the adoptive parent(s). Ongoing contact could range from periodic pictures and letters to regular visits. MORE

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