community care patient

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community care patient

A patient in the UK who requires or receives community health or social care services.

Community care patient/client:
• Has an identifiable physical condition or mental illness or disability.
• Is an expectant or nursing mother receiving community care services
• Has contact with community care professionals as part of a population screening, preventative medicine or health promotion programme.
• Has a condition (e.g., frailty) requiring community healthcare.
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The rating is based on a set of indicators that look at 59 different types of evidence, including the NHS staff survey, bed occupancy rates, the national mental health community patient survey and concerns raised by staff.
McKesson Specialty Health, a division of McKesson Corporation, empowers the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.
Immediately following the tragic deaths of Mr and Mrs Scott, Mersey Care held its own investigation into all aspects of Alan Scott's care and treatment as a community patient.
The widow of a pensioner killed in a frenzied knife attack by a care in the community patient could be offered a pounds 20,000 'ex gratia' payment after health officials were heavily criticised in a report into her husband's death.
The widow of a pensioner killed by a care in the community patient in a horrific knife attack could be in line for a pounds 20,000 payout after criticism of health chiefs.
A HIGHLAND minister, the Rev John MacPherson, was scarred for life when Donald Macleod, a Care in the Community patient, slashed him with a knife at a Remembrance Day service in 1996.
Cross Community Patient Discovery (XCPD) to locate patient information across a health community
Mr Mahmood said: "It's part of the dialogue between the government and community patient groups.
At the time, Corner was a community patient of Mersey Care NHS trust.
The widow of a pensioner killed in a frenzied knife attack by a care in the community patient has spoken of her anger after a critical report pointed to a catalogue of errors before her husband's death.
Taviner talked a violent Care In The Community patient, Kyle Andrews, down from a rooftop - mostly, it seemed, so he could jump himself.
Care for these patients is traditionally institutional, long-term, costly and isolated from his own family / community patient.

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