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care plan

n
1. (Medicine) a plan for the medical care of a particular patient or the welfare of a child in care
2. (Social Welfare) a plan for the medical care of a particular patient or the welfare of a child in care
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That is the vision, however, research by Chilmark Research for their latest report,Longitudinal Care Plans: Delivering on the Promise of Patient-Centered Care , has found a market that is very immature on care plan development, deployment and use.
A Care Plan can be provided at each follow-up interval outlining results from previous low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) scans and the timeframe for the next screening.
ProVation Care Plans supports the care plan customization process, utilizing a full suite of embedded links to online, evidence-based practice content from Lippincott's Nursing Solutions.
Car Care Plan Holdings, the UK-based subsidiary of Ally Insurance, was named the winner of the "Warranty Provider of the Year" award today by Car Dealer Magazine.
A group of physicians, life care planners, nurses, lawyers, and others from the US discuss normal growth and development; the roles of various members of the life care plan team; guidelines for chronic conditions and disabilities, including spinal cord injury, neurodevelopmental disabilities, asthma, diabetes, mental health disorders, amputation, genetic disorders, visual and hearing impairments, and artificial airways; legal cases, life expectancy issues, and life care plan foundation strategies and requirements; and issues like special education law, assistive technology, medical homes, Medicaid and other funding sources, and ethical issues.
Whilst being convenient for the GP and possibly understandable for the patient, there is a burden on the GP in producing this form of care plan and GPs in Australia are not sufficiently incentivised to spend time on implementing these types of care plans or following them up.
Journey Forward offers a free' award-winning software tool called the Survivorship Care Plan Builder designed to help survivors and their cancer team develop a customized survivorship care plan.
The CD-ROM contains all medical/surgical care plans from the book, as well as 50 maternity and 36 psychiatric/mental health plans, pediatric considerations, 500 diseases and disorders and their nursing diagnoses, an assessment tool, and a care plan template.
Life care planning, thus, facilitates delivery of appropriate care, increases accountability, and helps identify and remove bottlenecks to the care plan.
At a late stage in the case, the local authority's fostering panel recommended that the middle child should be placed with his maternal aunt and uncle, causing the local authority to revise its care plan for adoption for all three children, and to seek placement orders only in respect of the oldest and youngest.
The Nurse Life Care Plan is prepared in collaboration with other health care team members based on the individual needs of the injured person.
The Advance Care Plan from Advance Care Planning, Inc.