chronic care

adjective

Medical Definition of chronic care

: providing or concerned with long-term medical care lasting usually more than 90 days especially for individuals with chronic physical or mental impairment chronic care hospitals a chronic care nurse — compare acute care, intensive care entry 2

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chronic care noun

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“Chronic care.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chronic%20care. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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