atención médica

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atención médica
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (medical assistance in a specific case)
a. medical attention
Diez de los quince inmigrantes que llegaron en la patera precisaron atención médica por hipotermia.Ten of the fifteen immigrants who arrived on the open boat required medical attention for hypothermia.
2. (health services)
a. medical care
La atención médica ha mejorado mucho en los últimos años, y se han creado dos nuevos hospitales en la ciudad.Medical care has improved greatly in recent years, and two new hospitals have been set up in the city.
b. health care
El gobierno destina un alto porcentaje del dinero público a la atención médica.The government allocates a high percentage of public money to health care.
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