Como dizer "Assistência médica" em inglês

Donay Mendonça 23 107 1.6k
Português: assistência médica
Inglês: health care

Health care (or healthcare) is the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in humans. Health care is delivered by practitioners in medicine, chiropractic, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, allied health, and other care providers. It refers to the work done in providing primary care, secondary care and tertiary care, as well as in public health. [Wikipedia]

Exemplos:
  1. For example, in the United Kingdom, citizens have the right to free health care.

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What about the meaning of "health assistance", Donay?
"Health care" é o serviço.

O atendimento do médico é "medical attention". Ex.: She didn't receice medical attention in time.
I'd say Health Care or Medical Care, as usual, volunteers when doing their volunteer work can also provide medical care to needy communities in Africa or Haiti for example.
I've never taken part in a volunteer work but some NGOs (Non Governamental Organizations), encourage their members to help people in need.

Dictionary for Medical Care:
Medical Care, health care or healthcare is the treatment and prevention of illness. Health care is delivered by professionals in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy and allied health.

Some Phrases using Medical Care:
1.Money will go toward medical care in Haiti and to send medical teams there.

2.She received medical care but still owes $9,000 in medical bills.

3.This gave me practical experience in how people get medical care or how they they can get less than optimal medical care.

4.Also if you went without medical care in 1787, you were more likely to get better than if you received medical care.

5.The fee includes all medical care and once you reach a very modest level you get full subsidies on medical care.
Donay Mendonça 23 107 1.6k
Dicas:

''Health assistance'' é outra opção para se dizer "assistência médica".

''Public health assistance means health services (1) that are generally available to needy individuals residing in a State.'' [Google - USA]


Para mim, "health assistance" é mais específico.
donay mendonça escreveu:Dicas:

''Health assistance'' é outra opção para se dizer "assistência médica".

''Public health assistance means health services (1) that are generally available to needy individuals residing in a State.'' [Google - USA]


Para mim, "health assistance" é mais específico.
Então "health care" e "health assistance" são sinônimos... :D Obrigada!!