clinician(redirected from nonphysician clinician)
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A health professional, such as a physician, psychologist, or nurse, who is directly involved in patient care, as distinguished from one who does only research or administrative work.
[French clinicien, from clinique, clinic; see clinic.]
(Medicine) a physician, psychiatrist, etc, who specializes in clinical work as opposed to one engaged in laboratory or experimental studies
a physician or other qualified person who is involved in the treatment and observation of living patients, as distinguished from one engaged in research.
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|Noun||1.||clinician - a practitioner (of medicine or psychology) who does clinical work instead of laboratory experiments|