specialised patient

specialised patient

A patient with an unusual condition (as defined by the Department of Health UK) who utilises a higher proportion of services and for whom the basic tariff (reimbursement) paid is high.
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Contract award: Provision of Specialised Patient Seating.
More recently, they donated specialised beds, an ECG machine, specialised patient weighing machines and a portable scanner.
The treatment at the centre will allow the highest level of specialised patient care from first diagnosis to the management of all the complications associated with diabetes.
Located in Abu Dhabi (next to the Zayed Military Hospital), ICLDC allows the highest level of specialised patient care, from first diagnosis to the continued management of all complications associated with Diabetes.