extended care

Related to extended care: extended care facility

extend′ed care′


n.
generalized health or nursing care for convalescents or the disabled, when hospitalization is not required.
[1970–75]
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More than $9 million will be spent on a new, extended care facility at Modbury Hospital.
Dorothy Larson, 84Leicester - Dorothy Larson, 84, of Leicester, MA was called home peacefully on January 22, 2015 surrounded by her loving family, after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease at Lanessa Extended Care in Webster, MA.
What can we learn about extended care from our celebrity role models?
14 January 2010 - Swedish medical equipment supplier Getinge AB (STO: GETI B) raised today its petax profit guidance for 2009 and said that it will further streamline its operations within its Infection Control and Extended Care business areas.
14 January 2010 - Swedish medical equipment supplier Getinge AB (STO: GETI B) raised today its pretax profit guidance for 2009 and said that it will further streamline its operations within its Infection Control and Extended Care business areas.
Studies have shown that diet, exercise and behaviour changes can produce significant weight loss and that extended care programs such as clinic-based follow-up sessions can improve weight loss maintenance.
The goal in extended care, he says, is to offer residents ample opportunities to step out of their comfort zone (such as a natural group leader who is accustomed to taking charge on a certain house task deciding to yield that responsibility to someone else for a change).
She runs Rosedene Nurseries, an independent company providing extended care to pupils at Yarm Primary and Errington in Marske.
At the German Centre for Extended Care (Deutsches Altenheim), a 133-bed skilled nursing facility in West Roxbury, Massachusetts, residents prepared more than 100 torch pins destined for a Navy air squadron doing surveillance in Afghanistan.
Currently, when veterans, who are required to make co-payments for extended care, enter a domiciliary, nursing home, adult day care facility, etc.
JOSEPH HIRSCH, ADMINISTRATOR, REGENCY EXTENDED CARE, YONKERS, N.

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