The growth in Medicare's per-beneficiary spending can be explained by growth in the volume and intensity of physicians' services, rather than by changes in Medicare's payment rates, according to a Congressional Budget Office study.
What does V/I stand for?
V/I stands for Volume and Intensity
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
We have 17 other meanings of V/I in our Acronym Attic
- Velocity/Diameter Ratio (vascular surgery)
- Venereal Disease
- Apparent Volume of Distribution
- very funny
- Voltage to Frequency Converter
- Vehicular Or Ground Laser Locator Designator
- Velocity/Height (aerial reconnaissance)
Samples in periodicals archive:
If one sport team had 3-4 games during the week, their workout volume and intensity would be backed off to help aid in the recovery process from the games and workouts of that week.
Efforts to reduce administrative costs, schedule operating rooms more efficiently, streamline cafeterias, and root out obvious inefficiency are important, but, until volume and intensity of services are controlled, the expansive growth in costs will hardly slow.
Once peak strength/power is achieved, volume and intensity are modified again to maintain this peak during competition phases (9).