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hold someone accountable (for something)

 and hold someone responsible (for something)
to consider someone responsible for something; to blame something on someone. I hold you accountable for John's well-being. I must hold you responsible for the missing money.
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13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Measurement in accountable care programs is essential for promoting quality improvement and balancing financial incentives, but gaps in measurement can result in missed opportunities to improve patient care and health systems.
They learn to appreciate and embrace accountability because, as such, the company is also accountable to them on the upside in raises, commissions and bonuses.
For Accountable Drivers, Prospect Genius's goal is to ensure that Gaithersburg-area queries using terms like “airport car service,” “taxis service,” and “car services” lead searchers to encounter the company's Web site.
The expanded Lumeris solution helps care managers easily and efficiently identify, assess and manage patients in the context of accountability and care coordination, and in partnership with accountable primary care providers.
He will report to Accountable Health Care IPA s George Jayatilaka, M.
The new extension date, although not yet official, gives accountable institutions plenty of time to verify their clients' accounts and comply with the Act.
Babar Awan on Wednesday underlined that President Asif Ali Zardari is facing victimization not accountability, adding that, everyone should be held accountable instead of individuals.
To determine accuracy, the counts had to be compared to the accountable balances in the various Air Force supply systems (Stock Control System [SCS], the Standard Base Supply System [SBSS], and the Defense Logistics Agency [DLA] supply system).
According to the Oxford dictionary, the definition of accountable is "responsible to someone or for some action; answerable".
It's all a question of taking responsibility and holding people accountable," Villaraigosa said during a Thursday tour of the UCLA campus with a delegation from the U.
We are doing this through establishing facilities and strategic partnerships worldwide to provide our customers with a local, one-stop recycling solution using the same accountable processes that Metech is known for in North America.
62 exempts from adjusted gross income (AGI) payments received from an accountable plan between employers and employees under Regs.
Hold schools accountable for achievement in reading/language arts and math;
Congress has lost its way if we don't hold this President accountable for his actions.
All of these identifiers represent sources that can be fairly held accountable.
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