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Vocabulary Term Details

Health care

Definition (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_care)

Health care (or healthcare) is the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in humans. Health care is delivered by practitioners in medicine, optometry, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, allied health, and other care providers. It refers to the work done in providing primary care, secondary care, and tertiary care, as well as in public health. (Wikipedia)

Preferred Units: N/A

Scope Note:
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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Health protection
N/AHealth
Health organisations
Health policies

This term is used for the following terms: 
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Approved Date
19-Nov-2013

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