Health services that are provided in an outpatient setting and do not require an overnight hospital stay.
More Common Terms
- Occupational Therapy Therapy that trains individuals to manage everyday tasks in order to promote independence in the home.
- Acute care Any treatment to diagnose, prevent, or cure an illness or to provide primary care. Treatments can be provided in an outpatient or inpatient setting.
- Alzheimer's Facilities Licensed facilities or special care units within a larger facility that provide intermediate nursing care, medical, nursing and rehabilitation care for those diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease or other dementias in a safe and controlled environment.