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private practice

n
(Medicine) Brit medical practice that is not part of the National Health Service
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Noun1.private practice - the practice of a profession independently and not as an employee; "he teaches at the medical school but his fortune came from private practice"; "lawyers in private practice are in business and must make a profit to survive"
practice - the exercise of a profession; "the practice of the law"; "I took over his practice when he retired"
Translations

private practice

n (Brit) → studio or ambulatorio privato
to be in private practice → essere medico non convenzionato (con la mutua)
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It may be remembered that after my marriage, and my subsequent start in private practice, the very intimate relations which had existed between Holmes and myself became to some extent modified.
Delarosa is in private practice in Baton Rouge, La.
Private Practice, Vincent Pallotti Hospital, Pinelands, Cape Town, South Africa Member of ALLSA Executive Committee.
If you are new to private practice, the whole idea of dealing with insurance companies can be intimidating.
Most society members, when they talk about why they became hospitalists, say they had burned out in traditional private practice, with its demanding on-call schedule.
The $800 million implosion of Labor s costly private practice scheme began within 12 months of a restructure in 2006, according to an internal report commissioned by the former Government and released today by Health Minister Lawrence Springborg.
Arguably, private practice is the setting where the potential for career gratification and self-direction is most counterbalanced by vocational and financial vulnerability.
Over the next five to 10 years, private practice in its traditional form--where a single practitioner or a small number of practitioners work independently to provide patient care--will continue to evolve, and existing private practices will need to decide whether to remain independent.
Jennifer Serrentino, MD, is a board certified psychiatrist who has an outpatient private practice in Suffolk County.
Certain bars have also been put on private practice of the doctors making them bound to perform in any emergency.
Plans for the meeting came after the Health Ministry denied reports it had shelved the decision to separate public and private practice.
Private Practice Made Simple: Everything You Need to Know to Set Up and Manage a Successful Mental Health Practice tells how to run a private practice more efficiently, and covers all the basics from setting up a practice from scratch to modifying a practice's routines for greater profit.

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