Hospital

  • (noun): A health facility where patients receive treatment.
    Synonyms: infirmary
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on hospital:

Dorothea Dix - Antebellum Career
... her lobbying was a bill to expand the state's mental hospital in Worcester ... session, which promptly adopted legislation establishing Illinois' first state mental hospital ... The hospital, named in honor of Dorothea Dix, opened in 1856 ...
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 ...
John McCrae - Biography
... He completed a medical residency at the Robert Garrett Hospital, a children's convalescent home in Baltimore, Maryland ... resident pathologist at Montreal General Hospital and later became assistant pathologist to the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal ... he was appointed an associate in medicine at the Royal Victoria Hospital ...
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 traditions including "rounds", "residents" and "housesta ... Many medical specialties were formed at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, including neurosurgery, by Harvey Williams Cushing endocrinology by Alfred Blalock ...
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 ... Anne Sullivan (Helen Keller's teacher) spent time at Tewksbury Hospital ...

More definitions of "hospital":

  • (noun): A medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care.

Famous quotes containing the word hospital:

    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)

    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)

    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)