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client

a BUYER of a professional SERVICE.

client

The person to whom an agent owes duties of integrity, confidentiality, loyalty, and hard work. Contrast with customer, who is owed the duty of honesty.

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Quality of Program: Ratings based on the number of state and federal deficiencies and a 2000 - 2004 year-by-year summary of state and federal deficiencies compared to state averages for nine specific measures (quality of care, mistreatment, client assessment, client rights, environment, nutrition, pharmacy, administration, and life safety), agency complaints, and accreditation (JCAHO or CHAP).
Respondents must agree to adhere to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations dealing with client rights and the confidentiality of client information.

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