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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When you are talking to a medical professional, you should come clean about your unhealthy habits, or your tendency to self-medicate.
ISMIE Mutual OK'd Offer Medical Professional Liability Coverage in Texas
The Rockville-based Physician Insurers Association of America, an association representing medical professional liability insurance companies and otherhealth care businesses, has renamed itself the Medical Professional Liability Association.<br />The Association's members voted to change the name during the 2018 Medical Liability Conference in Orlando, Florida.<br />The new namereflectschanges in health care and in the association's membership.<br />&nbsp;<br />Dr.
Insurance healthcare company The Signature B&B Companies (SBB) reported on Monday the appointment of the medical professional Julie Shumer as its senior vice president.
Among patients surveyed, 22% have stopped taking their diabetes medication without talking to their physician or other medical professional and, of those, more than one-third (38%) reported doing so because they were not reaching their A1c target quickly enough, contributing to additional challenges for the physicians and other medical professionals responsible for their care.
Liberty Mutual Insurance's international underwriters said it has appointed Valoree Celona to the recently created position of senior vice president of medical professional liability insurance.
A free handbook titled 'Medical Error Elimination Tools' is available from PPI free of charge to any medical professional who requests a personal copy at the PPI website http://ppiweb.com.
Regardless, the West Virginia Medical Insurance Agency was soliciting medical professional liability business to represent physicians throughout the State.
The medical professional typically says, "I am sorry, your child has been diagnosed as being deaf." To parents, "I am sorry" and "diagnosed" are foreboding words.
Medical professional liability insurer ProMutual Group launched its new name and brand, Coverys.

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