for the short/medium/long term

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for the short/medium/long term

For a short/medium/long period of time in the future. It's an adequate solution for the short term, maybe even for the medium term, but it won't fix the problem for the long term.
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based retail operating division of the ACE Group of Companies, today announced the launch of a suite of medical professional and primary and excess liability products as well as a comprehensive package policy specifically designed for the long-term health care industry, targeting nursing homes, assisted and independent living facilities, and continuing care retirement communities.
This has been a difficult and often disappointing year for the long-term care industry; the federal government's sponsorship of long-term care insurance for federal employees has been one of the few highlights of an otherwise dismal legislative performance.
IMSA, an ethics watchdog group that sets and maintains high ethical standards for the long-term care insurance, life insurance and annuities product industry, said the brochure is available free online at www.
The establishment of long-term and subacute care "report cards" can be viewed as the result of CMS's extensive multiyear investment in the development of quality indicators (QIs) and QMs for the long-term care industry.
Fitch Ratings today revised the Rating Outlook for the long-term foreign and local currency debt ratings, of the Brazilian banks listed below to Positive from Stable; all other ratings remain unchanged.
All of these programs share a common purpose: to develop effective leaders for the long-term care field, providing formal instruction in matters that previous generations of administrators had to acquire on the job.
Fitch Ratings-New York-June 5, 2003: Fitch Ratings today revised the Outlook for the long-term foreign and local currency debt ratings, of the Brazilian banks listed below to Positive from Stable; all other ratings remain unchanged.
Frankly, it is difficult for sellers of private long-term care insurance to downplay their enthusiasm for the long-term care insurance tax clarification provisions contained in the Health Insurance Portability and Accessibility Act (HIPAA).
Fitch Ratings today revised the Rating Outlook for the long-term foreign and local currency debt ratings, as well as for the national ratings, of the Brazilian banks listed below to Stable from Negative; all other ratings on these banks remain unchanged.
Subacute care also promises to provide a new source of revenue and potentially higher profit margins for the long-term care industry.
Out of the total premium, $70,000 (the maximum premium for the CARESolutions Plus benefit for issue ages 40-59) is earmarked for the long-term care benefit, should it be needed.
a) The company's 1996-1997 production has grown five times as fast as the average for the long-term care insurance industry.
If an applicant does not qualify for the long-term care portion of the policy, a CNA life-only product may be recommended.