hospital

  1. a health facility where patients receive treatment
  2. a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care

Hospital

[Link station] Hospital Station will be an elevated Sound Transit East Link light rail station in the city of Bellevue, Washington. It is expected to open along with the section of the line to Overlake in 2023. == Location == Hospital Station will be at NE 8th St. at the east end of Downtown Bellevue along the BNSF Woodinville Subdivision c...
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Hospital

A hospital is a health care institution providing patient treatment with specialized staff and equipment. The best-known type of hospital is the general hospital, which has an emergency department. A district hospital typically is the major health care facility in its region, with large numbers of beds for intensive care and long-term care. Specia...
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Hospital

Any institution duly licensed, certified, and operated as a Hospital. In no event shall the term 'Hospital' include a convalescent facility, nursing home, or any institution or part thereof which is used principally as a convalescence facility, rest facility, nursing facility, or facility for the aged.
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hospital

[n] - a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care 2. [n] - a health facility where patients receive treatment
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Hospital

A place designed for cared for the sick. The earliest in the northeast were purpose-built hospitals in the Roman period placed in the military forts, such as those along Hadrian's Wall. These were organised around a central courtyard with the separate wards leading off from it. Monasteries took over the role of caring for the sick in the Medieval ...
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Hospital

Hospital: It may seem unnecessary to define a 'hospital' since everyone knows the nature of a hospital. A hospital began as a charitable institution for the needy, aged, infirm, or young. The word 'hospital' comes from the Latin 'hospes' which refers to either a visitor or the host who receives the visitor. From 'hospes' came the Latin 'hospitalia'...
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Hospital

Hos'pi·tal noun [ Old French hospital , ospital , French hôpital , Late Latin hospitale (or perhaps English hospital is directly from the Late Latin), from Latin hospitalis relating to a guest, hospitalia apartments for guests, from hospes gu...
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Hospital

Hos'pi·tal adjective [ Latin hospitalis : confer Old French hospital .] Hospitable. [ Obsolete] Howell.
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hospital

1. A place for shelter or entertainment; an inn. ... 2. A building in which the sick, injured, or infirm are received and treated; a public or private institution founded for reception and cure, or for the refuge, of persons diseased in body or mind, or disabled, infirm, or dependent, and in which they are treated either at their own expense, or mo...
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hospital

infirmary noun a health facility where patients receive treatment
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hospital

noun a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care
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hospital

(hos´pĭ-tәl) an institution for the care and treatment of the acutely sick and injured. day hospital a facility that offers professional health care, such as psychiatric care or rehabilitation services, to individuals who require services but are able to return to thei...
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Hospital

• (n.) A place for shelter or entertainment; an inn. • (a.) Hospitable. • (n.) A building in which the sick, injured, or infirm are received and treated; a public or private institution founded for reception and cure, or for the refuge, of persons diseased in body or mind, or disabled, infirm, or dependent, and in which they are trea...
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Hospital

(from the article `Wiseman, Frederick`) ...proceeded to make documentaries on varoius American institutions, including a public high school (High School, 1968), a metropolitan police force ...
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hospital

an institution that is built, staffed, and equipped for the diagnosis of disease; for the treatment, both medical and surgical, of the sick and the ... [12 related articles]
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Hospital

[disambiguation] A hospital is an institution for health care providing patient treatment by specialized staff and equipment. Hospital may also refer to: In media: People with the surname Hospital: ...
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Hospital

[Monterrey Metro] This station serves the Central Mitras and South Mitras neighborhoods (Colonia Mitras Centro y Mitras Sur), and is accessible for people with disabilities. This station is named after medical facilities nearby, and its logo represents a hospital. ...
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Hospital

An institution whose primary function is to provide diagnostic and therapeutic inpatient services, for a variety of surgical and non-surgical medical conditions. In addition, most hospitals provide outpatient services, including emergency care.
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Hospital

A medical facility that is capable of handling a wide variety of situations, including childbirth, emergency care, surgery and other diagnostic procedures. A hospital provides care to patients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by a wide variety of health care professionals. The hospital is divided into several wings, or wards, based on the required c.....
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hospital

hospital, institution for the care of the sick, maintained by private endowment or public funds or both. General hospitals minister to all types of illness, while special hospitals are concerned with only one disease or group of diseases. Many hospitals are maintained solely for the treatment of mil...
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Hospital

Originally, a hospital was any building appropriated for the reception of any class of persons who were unable to supply their own wants, and were more or less dependent upon public help to have those wants supplied. Hence hospitals were of various kinds, according to the nature of the wants they supplied and the class of persons for whom they are ...
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Hospital

A hospital is an institution for caring for the sick and injured. The name derives from House of God' s
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hospital

Type: Term Pronunciation: hos′pi-tăl Definitions: 1. An institution for the treatment, care, and cure of the sick and wounded, for the study of disease, and for the training of physicians, nurses, and allied health care personnel.
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Hospital

[TransMilenio] ==Location== The station is located in the city center, specifically at Avenida Caracas with Calles 3 and 4. ==History== At the beginning of 2001, the second phase of the Caracas trunk was opened from Tercer Milenio to Calle 40 Sur. A few months later, service was extended south to Portal de Usme. The station received the nam...
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