medical assistant

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Noun1.medical assistant - a person trained to assist medical professionalsmedical assistant - a person trained to assist medical professionals
caregiver, health care provider, health professional, PCP, primary care provider - a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability
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I took it on myself to provide the best medical assistance, Lady Janet's insane prejudices against doctors impelling her to leave this important part of the arrangements entirely in my hands.
The landlady has gone to bed, I am told--and I don't know where to apply for medical assistance. Do you know of any doctor in the neighborhood?"
Medical assistance was got as soon as possible, but it was quite useless.'
As we had a signal for medical assistance flying on the mizzen it is a fact that before the ship was fairly at rest three steam launches from various men-of-war were alongside; and at least five naval surgeons had clambered on board.
Medical assistance given to nine beneficiaries amounted to P2.130 million although the cap should have totalled only P900,000.
'In the past, it would take a month to get a PCSO guarantee letter for 10The medical assistance for indigent patients provided by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) in Negros Occidental has been reduced from P211,200,000 to P133,056,000.
The health state of other fishermen was also ascertained and necessary medical assistance was provided.
'In addition to honoraria, travel allowances, and service credit, all teachers and individuals serving in the Electoral Boards are also now entitled to Medical Assistance of up to P200,000 and legal protection and assistance,' DILG Spokesperson Usec.
Meanwhile, Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares said if the government provides Napoles with medical assistance, it should also extend the same to all prisoners that need hospitalization.
The results of these three independent reviews will help to inform dialogue on the issue of medical assistance in dying among Canadians and decision-makers.
A one-day mobile medical clinic carried out by Pakistani and Bangladeshi battalions deployed with the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) recently provided crucial medical assistance to several hundred vulnerable people at a very populated site for internally displaced people (IDPs) in Kaga-Bandoro, a market town in the northern part of the country, according to a report received in New York.
This activity is in line with the celebration of National Correctional Consciousness Week which intends to give medical assistance and provide cure to the current diseases of the PDL, Tarlac City Jail Male Dormitory Warden Jail Superintendent Bernabe Olsim said.

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