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spot check

1. noun An inspection that is random and/or occurs only for a limited time. Because I've gotten reports that some of you are abandoning your posts early, there will be spot checks for the foreseeable future.
2. verb To make such an inspection. Because I've gotten reports that some of you are abandoning your posts early, I will be spot checking you all for the foreseeable future.
See also: check, spot
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The new rainbow(R) DCI-mini reusable spot-check sensor is ideal for clinics, public health programmes, and hospital emergency departments.
The main criterion for inclusion of studies in this review was that the spot-check methods of observation were employed to measure hygiene practices (or proxys for hygiene practices).
The modularity of the ADView provides a level of flexibility unique for spot-check devices.
Spot-check SpHb can supplement laboratory hemoglobin measurements by providing noninvasive and quick assessment of a patient's hemoglobin, along with oxygen saturation and pulse rate.
DAILY POST SAYS - PAGE 8 SPOT-checks at ambulance stations found paramedics were wearing too much jewellery, did not have time to decontaminate stretchers and were going home for showers due to the poor facilities.
The leaked report shows the kitchen spot-check, by Gardner Merchant boss Kathy Jones earlier this month, also found:
In Spot-Check mode, the DM3 supports batch collection of basic vitals for multiple patients.
The new rainbow DCI-mini reusable spot-check sensor is ideal for clinics, public health programmes, and hospital emergency departments.
A number of concerns were also highlighted during the cleanliness spot-check that were consistent issues for all three of the wards we visited, including: cluttered domestic rooms with dirty equipment and inappropriate items being stored and overfilled clinical waste bags.
DRIVERS across the UK will be asked to cough up if their vehicle fails to pass a roadside exhaust spot-check, a government spokesman has announced.
By continuing to integrate Masimo SET pulse oximetry technology into our extensive line of spot-check and monitoring systems, we are able to give caregivers the capability to monitor SpO2 in more patients in places they never thought possible.
Contract notice: Care and maintenance of the works area spot-check of lapland ely centers.
According to the spot-check results of inbound tourism expenditure approved by the National Bureau of Statistics of China in 2005, China's tourism (foreign exchange) revenue was US 29.
Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ: ALOG) today announced the official product launch of the LIFEGARD[R] I non-invasive patient monitor for continuous monitoring as well as for single spot-check measurements of vital signs.