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Ambulatory Care


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Definition: Ambulatory care is medical care that does not require an overnight stay in a hospital. Ambulatory care is typically provided outside of a hospital setting, such as a medical office, ambulance, clinic, etc. See outpatient care.
Also Known As: outpatient care

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