A social worker or nurse who assists a patient with health care arrangements following a hospital stay.
More Common Terms
- Chronic disease A disease or condition that lasts over a long period of time and typically cannot be cured, often associated with a disability.
- Incontinence Total or partial loss of bowel or bladder control or functions.
- Speech Therapy Individual or group therapy sessions that help an individual overcome communication conditions such as aphasia, swallowing difficulties, and voice disorders.