PROVIDER By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 One who provides a service. In this case referring to a health care professional or professional facility providing service to clients and patients. PROVIDER: "The Mayo Clinic is an example of a health care provider." Related Psychology Terms INTERMEDIATE CARE FACILITY (ICF) SKILLED NURSING FACILITY (SNF) PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER (PCP) MEDICAL SOCIAL WORKER PRIMARY CARE PUBLIC RESIDENTIAL FACILITY PROFESSIONAL-CLIENT SEXUAL RELATIONS RESIDENTIAL CARE MENTAL HEALTH WORKER CONCURRENT REVIEW Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PROVIDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/provider/ (accessed March 1, 2021).