TITLE

paraprofessional

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1595
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term paraprofessional is presented. The term refers to a person with education and training in a specific area of one of the professions such as medicine or law, who provides services in that profession as an extension of an individual licensed to practice independently.
ACCESSION #
21239512

 

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