Clinician meaning

klĭ-nĭshən
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A health professional, such as a physician, psychologist, or nurse, who is directly involved in patient care, as distinguished from one who does only research or administrative work.
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A healthcare provider working in a clinic or hospital.
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A medical resident working as an intern in a clinic or hospital during clinical rotations.
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An expert in or practitioner of clinical medicine, psychology, etc.
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A health professional, such as a physician, psychologist, or nurse, who is directly involved in patient care, as distinguished from one who does only research or administrative work.
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Origin of clinician

  • French clinicien from clinique clinic clinic

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French clinicien

    From Wiktionary