Care provided to an individual after a hospital stay and is often related to that stay.
More Common Terms
- Estate Planning Refers to the process of planning for what will happen to an individual's assets in the event of his/her death. This generally requires an attorney's involvement.
- Caregiving Refers to services provided to individuals who are unable to fully care for themselves due to a disability or functional limitation. These services can be provided informally by a family member or friend or more formally by a paid professional such a...
- Registered Nurse (RN) A state-licensed individual who has completed training and passed a specific examination in order to perform nursing services.