community-based services

community-based services

A generic term for services provided outside of a hospital setting, usually in clinics or surgeries, which are provided to support an individual living in his/her own home, or to support his/her carer.
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Government Office for Development and European Cohesion Policy, the Managing Authority for ERDF, ESF and Cohesion Fund, has issued a grant decision for the call for proposals Reorganisation of existing networks and inclusion of new providers of community-based services and programmes for seniors which is to be published by the Ministry of Health.
It said despite the rapid growth of nursing institutions in China, most people still see community-based services as their first choice, suggesting taking the development in this regard as a focus in the future.
The company provides home and community-based services in 13 states.
The team is providing community-based services to help in raising health awareness in the society and connecting between medical students from all levels to pass on their experience and to guide medical students to develop their research skills.
A HOSPITAL ward dedicated to caring for elderly people with mental health problems could soon shut as part of a drive to develop more community-based services, it has been announced.
strong consumer preference for home and community-based services (HCBS),
PRIVA PRIV TE ATEA health firms are set to battle it out for a PS284m contract to deliver community-based services across Kirklees.
The need for long-term services and support is on the rise, and now the numbers of options for veterans are rising as well, thanks to the Veteran-Directed Home and Community-Based Services (VD-HCBS) Program.
That could be cut by up to 18% by investment in "community-based services".
The new rule gives participants of Medicaid's home- and community-based services programs access to community living over institutional care.
The new facility will act as a catalyst for improvements to Ashington Town Centre and will provide high-quality leisure activities and community-based services for local people."
AT LEAST one in four NHS patients would be better off being treated at home under new community-based services, independent NHS representatives said today.

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