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Order

Instruction to a broker/dealer to buy, sell, deliver, or receive securities or commodities that commits the issuer of the "order" to the terms specified. See: indication, inquiry, bid wanted, offer wanted.

Order

An instruction, especially to a broker, to buy, sell, or conduct some other transaction involving a security or commodity. For example, if a client wishes to buy 100 shares in AT&T, he/she makes an order to a broker to that effect. Orders may take a number of forms. A market order is an order to conduct a transaction at the current market price. A limit order is an order to conduct a transaction at a stated price or better. A stop order is an order to conduct a transaction at the best available price after a certain stated price is reached. Finally, a stop-limit order is a stop order that becomes a limit order when the stated price (known as the stop price) is reached.

order

A customer's instructions to buy or sell securities.
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However, the literature shows that medication ordering is responsible for the majority of these events.
Online ordering allows for further efficiencies by tracking supplies to individual patients.
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Things are getting incredibly complex, and I think physicians would gladly welcome well-designed test panels or other kinds of aids to ordering tests," Finn says.
Pubnet's Instant Response functionality is also designed to provide retailers with an alternative to the direct electronic order ("DEO") dial-up ordering systems currently offered by many POS vendors.
If a clinical information system could also offer the physician a perceived benefit in patient care and practice, then there would be a double benefit: relationships with the community physicians could be strengthened without incurring the cost of purchasing practices, and unnecessarily costly ordering behaviors could be curtailed.
com, the popular online ordering site of Papa John's Pizza (NASDAQ: PZZA), has entered into a multi-year agreement as the title sponsor of the newly created Papajohns.
However, in some institutions physicians are ordering through direct entry by computer.
The system also actively synchs files with the ordering system to load the latest information on product availability, cost, item master files, etc.
Large chains like Pizza Hut, Papa John's, and Pizza Pro all enjoy revenue increases of 5-10% from their online ordering systems, but smaller chains are starting to get in on the action.
By offering the availability of a 24-hour customer order portal, and now a means by which to place re-orders, we have created an easily accessible tool that will save our customers' time by simplifying the ordering process.
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