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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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The former premier said that his children were held accountable, his grandfather was posthumously held accountable among other family members but nothing was proved against him and was disqualified on a residential permit.
Had parliament held us accountable then the matters could have been settled in parliament, he remarked.
The purpose of the forum was to increase attendees' understanding of the core principles of accountable care, to showcase how accountable care can help achieve population health goals and system efficiencies, and to identify how healthcare providers in England are adapting and advancing accountable care principles.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today announced the 2015 performance year results for the Medicare Shared Savings Program and the Pioneer Accountable Care Organization Model that show physicians, hospitals and health care providers participating in Accountable Care Organizations continue to make significant improvements in the quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries, while achieving cost savings.
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.
23 May 2013 -- The Principal Financial Group (NYSE: PFG) said it has announced a strategic agreement with Accountable Health, Inc.
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.
Accountable Healthcarea[euro](tm)s chairman and chief executive Robert Adamson described the acquired business as a[euro]oethe market leader of quality healthcare staffing in New Jerseya[euro].
All accountable institutions as highlighted in the Act, were given three years from the date on which the Act came into operation to identify the clients they already had on their books at that date.
1) Provider-led organizations are collectively accountable for quality and costs across the full continuum of care for their patient population rather than insurance companies
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.
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