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Synonyms for medicine

Synonyms for medicine

an agent used to restore health

a substance used in the treatment of disease

Synonyms for medicine

the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques

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(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease

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punishment for one's actions

treat medicinally, treat with medicine

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May started working in correctional medicine during his internal medicine residency at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, where he accepted an opportunity to moonlight at the Cook County Jail.
correctional medicine is about patients who by nature do not trust us, but who we try to help anyway.
This change in the position of correctional medicine is due to many factors, not the least of which is the increasing pressure in the community brought on by dwindling reimbursement, increased overhead cost, paperwork for insurances, juggling of individual insurance mandated formulary, prior authorization, cost-prohibitive electronic medical records (EMR) implementation and increasing demands of running a business--all of which contribute to decreased family time.
To improve our focus, we recently discontinued PHP's correctional medicine operations, and we will scale back our government business to contracts currently in hand.
Davis has also served as Louisiana State Medical Director for Correctional Medicine Systems and as the Medical Director for Jackson Barracks Corrections Facility.
JD, professor and chairman, Department of Surgery, professor and chairman, Division of Correctional Medicine, professor of public health, Nova Southeastern University-COM, Ft.
Correctional Medicine -- for ACPE members interested in exchanging information about issues and challenges in delivering care in correctional settings.
As ASG expands its leadership role in correctional medicine, we welcome the depth of knowledge of the healthcare industry that Jack brings to our team.
To date, CEP includes more than 900 providers, 50 Emergency Departments, and 19 Ambulatory Care Practices including occupational health and correctional medicine sites.
Linthicum serves as a task force member for the National Commission on Correctional Health Care, developing clinical practice guidelines and standards for correctional physicians, has co-authored several papers on correctional medicine, and was a member of the Society of Correctional Physicians' board of directors from 2002-2006.
The idea was to keep my mind focused on one subject at a time, while tying all the different aspects of correctional medicine together.
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