Managerial personnel responsible for implementing policy and directing the activities of hospitals.
Information centers primarily serving the needs of hospital medical staff and sometimes also providing patient education and other services.
The prevailing temper or spirit of an individual or group in relation to the tasks or functions which are expected.
Multidisciplinary team most frequently consisting of INTENSIVE CARE UNIT trained personnel who are available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week for evaluation of patients who develop signs or symptoms of severe clinical deterioration.
Management of the internal organization of the hospital.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Managerial personnel responsible for implementing policy and directing the activities of health care facilities such as nursing homes.
Nurses professionally qualified in administration.
Individuals responsible for the development of policy and supervision of the execution of plans and functional operations.
Hospitals engaged in educational and research programs, as well as providing medical care to the patients.
Hospitals maintained by a university for the teaching of medical students, postgraduate training programs, and clinical research.
Messages between computer users via COMPUTER COMMUNICATION NETWORKS. This feature duplicates most of the features of paper mail, such as forwarding, multiple copies, and attachments of images and other file types, but with a speed advantage. The term also refers to an individual message sent in this way.
Special hospitals which provide care for ill children.
Process that is gone through in order for a device to receive approval by a government regulatory agency. This includes any required preclinical or clinical testing, review, submission, and evaluation of the applications and test results, and post-marketing surveillance. It is not restricted to FDA.
Freedom of equipment from actual or potential hazards.
A formal financial agreement made between one or more physicians and a hospital to provide ambulatory alternative services to those patients who do not require hospitalization.
Facilities designed to serve patients who require surgical treatment exceeding the capabilities of usual physician's office yet not of such proportion as to require hospitalization.
Surgery performed on an outpatient basis. It may be hospital-based or performed in an office or surgicenter.
Transmission of live or pre-recorded audio or video content via connection or download from the INTERNET.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a medical school.
Physicians who serve in a medical and administrative capacity as head of an organized medical staff and who also may serve as liaison for the medical staff with the administration and governing board.
Hospitals controlled by agencies and departments of the state government.
Special hospitals which provide care to the mentally ill patient.
All of the divisions of the natural sciences dealing with the various aspects of the phenomena of life and vital processes. The concept includes anatomy and physiology, biochemistry and biophysics, and the biology of animals, plants, and microorganisms. It should be differentiated from BIOLOGY, one of its subdivisions, concerned specifically with the origin and life processes of living organisms.
Auditory and visual instructional materials.