Comprehensive Health Organization


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Comprehensive Health Organization

 (CHO)
in Canada, a joint venture formed by community and provider interests operating a nonprofit corporation. Comprehensive health organizations combine the existing elements of the health care system into a unified whole and provide a range of health promotion and treatment services to a defined roster population.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
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