Convalescent definition

Convalescent or "chronic care" means any or all procedures commonly employed in caring for the sick includ- ing, but not limited to, administering medicines, preparing special diets, providing bedside nursing care, applying dress- ings and bandages, and carrying out any treatment prescribed by a duly licensed practitioner of the healing arts.
Convalescent means gradual recovery of strength, health, and wellness after illness or injury; and

Examples of Convalescent in a sentence

  • Proc., § 916, italics omitted; see Hollister Convalescent Hospital, Inc.

  • Areas proposed to be graded.1302.24 Convalescent Home A building in which persons are housed or lodged and furnished with nursing care for hire, also known as a nursing home.

Related to Convalescent

  • Youth center means any public or private facility that is primarily used to host recreational or social activities for minors, including, but not limited to, private youth membership organizations or clubs, social service teenage club facilities, video arcades, or similar amusement park facilities.

  • Nursing Care means the practice of nursing by a licensed nurse, including tasks and functions relating to the provision of nursing care that are taught or delegated under specified conditions by a registered nurse to persons other than licensed nursing personnel, as governed by ORS chapter 678 and rules adopted by the Oregon State Board of Nursing in OAR chapter 851.

  • General hospital means a subclass of hospital that provides surgical services and emergency services.

  • Centers means the international agricultural and natural resources research centers that are members of the Consortium; and each a “Center”.