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community care

Translation of community care in Spanish:

noun

  • uncountable
    (servicios de atención comunitaria a ancianos y a discapacitados físicos y mentales)
    Example sentences
    • He wants to see more emphasis given to the role of primary and community care, rather than over-reliance on hospitals.
    • Physiotherapists may work in hospitals, private practices or social services, for example, providing care in the community for elderly people.
    • They feel it would be better receiving in-patient care rather than community care because of the poor mental health they are experiencing.

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