health services


health services
health services
[plural] organizations and activities that provide medical treatment: »

Social problems in the country include poor access to drugs and affordable health services.

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mental/sexual/occupational health services

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local/community/public health services

See also THE HEALTH SERVICE(Cf. ↑the Health Service)
Main Entry: health service

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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