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Long Term

Describing a plan, strategy, security, or anything else with a term of longer than one year. The exact number of years varies according to the usage. For example, a long term financial plan outlines investment and other financial goals for any time more than one fiscal year, while a long term bond has a maturity of 10 or more years. Anything long term involves more uncertainty than anything short term because, generally speaking, market trends are more easily predictable in the short term. Thus, while planning for the long term is necessary, one's plan must be flexible to account for its inherent uncertainty.
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The Association announced the expansion of the feature that allows consumers to utilize a simple online look-up to find a local long term care insurance professional.
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Here was a crucial opportunity to develop a research agenda to understand the strategic use of HAART over the long term. NIAID could have used this funding process to create a clinical trial infrastructure built for such research.
With residents living longer, long term care facilities will have more medical health issues to contend with, predicted Paul Diaz, president and CEO of Kindred Healthcare in Louisville, Ky.
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ACHCA is the professional society for administrators in long term care, offering educational programming, corner development opportunities and certification.
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