Hospital

  • (noun): A medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on hospital:

Dorothea Dix - Antebellum Career
... into obedience." The outcome of her lobbying was a bill to expand the state's mental hospital in Worcester ... adopted legislation establishing Illinois' first state mental hospital ... The hospital, named in honor of Dorothea Dix, opened in 1856 ...
Johns Hopkins Hospital
... The Johns Hopkins Hospital is the teaching hospital and biomedical research facility of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, located in Baltimore, the U.S ... The Johns Hopkins Hospital and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine are the founding institutions of modern American medicine and are the birthplace of numerous ... Many medical specialties were formed at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, including neurosurgery, by Harvey Williams Cushing endocrinology by Alfred Blalock pediatrics (Park) and child psychiatry, by ...
Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline - Facilities - Radio West Fife
... Radio West Fife is the current hospital radio service broadcasting to Queen Margaret Hospital ... They are known to offer requests to hospital patients and provide live commentary from Dunfermline Athletic Football matches ... The hospital radio is based in Queen Margaret Hospital - in the old Nurse's bank office near to Ward 8 ...
Tewksbury, Massachusetts - Hospital
... Tewksbury Hospital, a state-owned facility, is located here ... Tewksbury Hospital is home to both the Department of Mental Health and the Department of Public Health, and has many different programs for addictive behavior and other health concerns ... Anne Sullivan (Helen Keller's teacher) spent time at Tewksbury Hospital ...
John McCrae - Biography
... He completed a medical residency at the Robert Garrett Hospital, a children's convalescent home in Baltimore, Maryland ... was appointed resident pathologist at Montreal General Hospital and later became assistant pathologist to the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal ... In 1904, he was appointed an associate in medicine at the Royal Victoria Hospital ...

More definitions of "hospital":

  • (noun): A health facility where patients receive treatment.
    Synonyms: infirmary

Famous quotes containing the word hospital:

    For millions of men and women, the church has been the hospital for the soul, the school for the mind and the safe depository for moral ideas.
    Gerald R. Ford (b. 1913)

    Time rushes toward us with its hospital tray of infinitely varied narcotics, even while it is preparing us for its inevitably fatal operation.
    Tennessee Williams (1914–1983)

    The sun his hand uncloses like a statue,
    Irrevocably: thereby such light is freed
    That all the dingy hospital of snow
    Dies back to ditches.
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)