health care provider

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.health care provider - a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disabilityhealth care provider - a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability
health profession - the body of individuals whose work helps to maintain the health of their clients
bonesetter - someone (not necessarily a licensed physician) who sets broken bones
electrologist - someone skilled in the use of electricity to remove moles or warts or hair roots
medical assistant - a person trained to assist medical professionals
medical man, medical practitioner - someone who practices medicine
nurse - one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)
druggist, pharmacist, pill pusher, pill roller, apothecary, chemist - a health professional trained in the art of preparing and dispensing drugs
professional, professional person - a person engaged in one of the learned professions
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The medical professional today more than ever is faced with both the clinical and administrative pressures of health care delivery.
The incidence rate and severity of injuries in high school athletics has been well documented in the literature and supports the need for having qualified medical professional available to high school athletes on a daily basis.
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The Physician Insurers Association of America (PIAA), a national trade association that represents doctor-owned and/or operated medical professional liability insurance companies, today reported that medical liability reforms enacted in 2003 by the Texas Legislature have had an unprecedented impact on both the cost of medical professional liability coverage and the availability of healthcare in the state of Texas.
through its subsidiary companies, is a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance for physicians, dentists and other healthcare providers and a provider of insurance management services to other medical professional liability insurance carriers.
With about $700 million in annual premium, Medical Protective is a national leader in primary medical professional liability coverage and risk solutions for physicians, dentists, healthcare facilities and professional corporations.

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