Glossary of Health Care and Medical Terms

In many cases,
You can click on the healthcare related term below to get a more in-depth description of that glossary term. On the extended definition page, you will be shown the longer description, plus a list of articles related to that term or topic.


A physician who practices most ofhis or her time in hospitals and specializes in medical care to hospitalized patients. Hospital-based providers are not eligible for CMS incentive payments.

Also see: Hospital-Based Providers

Powered by MyInstantGlossary WordPress Plugin