private practice


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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.
If compared with the pay of American, British or other European countries teachers who are not allowed private practice; this special pay will be extremely modest.
Zuckerman and Kolmes present readers with the fifth edition of their comprehensive guide to the paper forms, guidelines, and resources that ensure a private practice in psychotherapy is working ethically, legally, and profitably.
The parade of doctors leaving private practice for an employee position shows no sign of slowing.
THE PARADE OF DOCTORS leaving private practice for an employee position continues to show no sign of slowing.
To the Editor: When working in private practice, we all come across questions we are curious to explore, but clinical research has long been viewed as the domain of tertiary medical institutions, or so-called ivory towers.
As a young psychiatrist in private practice, I understand why the title "psychiatrist" was initially adopted.
The Wales Audit Office found waiting times guidance used by NHS Wales staff does not refer to how to manage private practice.
TARBELA GHAZI -- Ban imposed on private practice of doctors at their residence.
"Including Alternate Streams of Income to Increase the Revenue in Your Private Practice" (Webinar series: Private Practice Management)
The University of Louisville institutional review board (IRB) reviewed the study for the 550 Clinic and the private practice, while VA IRB approval was also obtained.
But he said there had been fewer applicants in recent years as most lawyers would rather go into private practice.

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