group practice


Definition of group practice

: medicine practiced by a group of associated physicians or dentists (such as specialists in different fields) working as partners or as partners and employees

Examples of group practice in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web So in 2012, Schmidt joined a large group practice called Mid Hudson Medical Group. Katy Golvala And Dave Altimari, Hartford Courant, 10 July 2022 And doctors joining a group practice may find that others are opposed to providing abortions at the site or don’t want the stigma and risks of doing so. Emily Alpert Reyes Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 27 Sep. 2021 As a result, the group practice locations will be associated with that doctor. Diane Omdahl, Forbes, 7 July 2021 Mary Alvord, a psychologist who runs a large group practice in Maryland serving adolescents, said that many adolescents have suffered during the pandemic. Matt Richtel, New York Times, 17 Mar. 2021 Wallis has served as the group practice administrator at the Branch Health Clinics in Silverdale, Wash., director for remote health care for TRICARE Europe in Sembach, Germany, and was department head for TRICARE business services in Bethesda, Md. San Diego Union-Tribune, 3 May 2021 The founders emphasized the importance of a team approach to delivering patient care in their new endeavor, as a multi-discipline group practice with many specialists in one building. Julie Washington, cleveland, 24 Feb. 2021 This, combined with the medical community’s negative attitude about the hospital’s group practice model, meant a change was needed, Bowen said. Julie Washington, cleveland, 24 Feb. 2021 After opening training camp with three days of individual workouts, Friday morning saw the Utah Jazz take part in their first group practice ahead of the 2020-21 season. Eric Walden, The Salt Lake Tribune, 4 Dec. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of group practice

1916, in the meaning defined above

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23 Jul 2022

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“Group practice.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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Medical Definition of group practice

: medicine practiced by a group of associated physicians or dentists (as specialists in different fields) working as partners or as partners and employees

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