secondary care center

secondary care center

Secondary care facility A community–or 'voluntary' hospital equiped to provide all but the most specialized forms of health care, surgery, and diagnostic techniques. Cf Tertiary care center care.
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In this study we are sharing short term results of our experience with the Ponseti method in correcting idiopathic clubfoot deformity in a secondary care center to attract other secondary care centers to offer the same, so that burden of care can shared from tertiary care hospitals.
The presented case series will spread awareness by showing the results of this technique used in secondary care centers, to share the burden of care from tertiary care hospitals.
PCTs hold the budget for patient care for around 200 000 people, and as such, they commission specialist care from secondary care centers (eg, hospitals).