tertiary care


tertiary care

noun

Definition of TERTIARY CARE

:  highly specialized medical care usually over an extended period of time that involves advanced and complex procedures and treatments performed by medical specialists in state-of-the-art facilities — compare primary care, secondary care

First Known Use of TERTIARY CARE

1979

tertiary care

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TERTIARY CARE

: highly specialized medical care usually over an extended period of time that involves advanced and complex procedures and treatments performed by medical specialists in state-of-the-art facilities—compare primary care, secondary care

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