community specialties

community specialties

A generic term for the subdivisions of community care in the UK including community child health, community psychiatry, well woman care, family planning, and breast screening services.
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Community nurse Chris McMillan addressed a rally in Coffs Harbour and described how the burden on different community specialties had increased dramatically.
Formerly called non-consultant career grade doctors, doctors in the staff and associate specialist group work at the senior career-grade level in hospital and community specialties.
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