auxiliar técnico sanitario

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11:39 Nov 29, 2006
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / nursing
Spanish term or phrase: auxiliar técnico sanitario
The expression appears on a Health Insurance Policy that is to be translated into British English, in the sentence: Asistencia del médico generalista o de familia y de A.T.S. o D.U.E. al Asegurado en el domicilio que figura en la póliza.
I've thought of "Health Assistant"... I don't think there is an equivalent in the English system. Thanks for helping!
Margarita Osborn Belt
Local time: 21:57


Summary of answers provided
4Health Visitor (HV)
Robin Levey
3Technical Health Care Assistant
Dolores Vázquez
3ancillary health technician
Edward Tully
1paramedic
vir1984


Discussion entries: 1





  

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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
Technical Health Care Assistant


Explanation:
An option.

Dolores Vázquez
Does not meet criteria
Native speaker of: Native in GalicianGalician, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 57
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Health Visitor (HV)


Explanation:
This may be referring to what is known in the UK as a Health Visirtor - i.e. a qualified nurse who visits sick people in their homes, for example to give injections, provide surgury aftercare, etc.

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Note added at 14 mins (2006-11-29 11:53:22 GMT)
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oops! --> Health Visitor

Robin Levey
Chile
Local time: 16:57
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 28

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Carol Gullidge: I could be wrong, but I don't think we have Health Visitors any more in UK. They no longer feature as part of a GP service (but then, most of it has been cut) Somebody might put me right on this...
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ancillary health technician


Explanation:
Not sure if this is the same...
Ancillary health technicians and therapists are relatively. skilled employees, however, so there seems little reason to assume that their exclusion could ...
www.schsr.unc.edu/research_programs/rural_program/WP78.pdf
30 min by ancillary health technicians rather than by. highly skilled professionals. Minimizing all preparatory. activities can reduce the time involved. ...
tbayresearch.info/PDF/jbiomech372004.pdf - Resultado Suplementario - Páginas similares




Edward Tully
Local time: 21:57
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 126
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thank you very much but I don't think this is quite the same thing. I found a URL that describes your solution quite thoroughly: www.epsjv.fiocruz.br/v2005/FORUM%20Documento%20-%20ing%20site.pdf - Thanks again, though!

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paramedic


Explanation:
I´m not sure, but could it be "paramedics"?

vir1984
Local time: 21:57
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