• corridors
  • The main building was built to a variation of the corridor-pavilion plan and consisted of two major patient's blocks on either side of the central services and hall, and linked only by single storey corridors and open metal walkways at upper levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • wards
  • The hospital is distinctive in that it has two towers, one predominantly medical wards, the other surgical. (wikipedia.org)
  • The wards, bed capacity and their specialities are: Along with these areas, the hospital also has an A&E department and a day surgery unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Similarly some hospital wards and departments do not have rooms numbered 13. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 45-bed hospital commenced operations in 1974 with Obstetrics and Gynaecology wards, providing specialised healthcare for women. (wikipedia.org)
  • The design reflected the architect, Robert Griffiths' previous work at the Macclesfield Asylum, Cheshire by placing pairs of projecting blocks for acute and generalised cases forward of the building line where the most benefit was received from light and fresh air, linked by infirmary wards, still with good prospect but protected from the worst of the weather and forming a segregation of management class of inmate. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sir Hector Hetherington, Principal for the University, and Sir Alexander Macgregor, Medical Officer of Health, arranged that the new professor should be allocated wards in one of the Municipal Hospitals and Stobhill was considered the most suitable. (elliottsimpson.com)
  • Infectious
  • The centralised services for NHS Lanarkshire at Monklands Hospital are: Ear Nose and Throat Surgery Dermatology Renal Infectious and communicable diseases Urology NHS Lanarkshire's 'Picture of Health' document suggested the downgrading to two consultant-led A&E departments, with a choice between Monklands and Hairmyres for downgrading. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • In 1973, the 147-bed extended care wing was opened and in 1977 the acute care tower. (wikipedia.org)
  • Burnaby Hospital has since grown into a 314-bed hospital that now services the health care needs of two distinct populations located within the Greater Vancouver Regional District. (wikipedia.org)
  • A domiciliary nursing service was set up at the same time to care for cancer patients in their own homes. (wikipedia.org)
  • NHS Lanarkshire's primary care facilities include health centres and seventeen community and day hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ward 24 as a Mental Health area is under the authority of the primary Care Division of NHS Lanarkshire and is independent of the hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The College operates national registries to measure and improve care, offers cardiovascular accreditation to hospitals and institutions, provides professional medical education, disseminates cardiovascular research and bestows credentials upon cardiovascular specialists who meet stringent qualifications. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2006, the College relocated to Washington, D.C.'s West End neighborhood.In January 2016, the ACC merged with the Society for Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC), which was renamed ACC Accreditation Services. (wikipedia.org)
  • The College is governed by a small, centralized Board that is strategically focused on the ACC's mission to transform cardiovascular care and improve heart health. (wikipedia.org)
  • This hospital provides general and acute care, as well as a comprehensive range of clinical specialties and sub-specialties, including obstetrics and gynaecology, general surgery, orthopaedic surgery, Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) and ophthalmology. (wikipedia.org)
  • The report particularly stressed the degree to which primary care in the capital was lagging behind the rest of the country, but the focus of the government continued to be on hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • So, when Molly Forrest discovered the Oroville Community Convalescent Hospital, a 50-bed, mom-and-pop-owned, long term care facility in Oroville, Calif., she was understandably impressed. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • As health care providers during the past decade have begun servicing a more medically acute and amenities-demanding population, the concept of designing long term care facilities with a more homelike environment--and moving away from the circa 1970s medical model with its long corridors, centralized nurses station and stark hospital rooms--has gained momentum. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • The history of medical care in Hillcrest dates back to 1904, when patients from the Poor Farm in Mission Valley were transferred to the new three-story San Diego County Hospital there. (wikipedia.org)
  • CPC used it to start the Priory Hospitals Group, which became the second-largest British provider of private acute psychiatric care (only the state-run National Health Service was larger). (fundinguniverse.com)
  • In 1983 CPC diversified into home healthcare through the purchase of Personal Care Health Services Corporation. (fundinguniverse.com)
  • Thus in-patient medical care in the sense of what we today consider a hospital, was an invention driven by Christian mercy and Byzantine innovation. (wikipedia.org)
  • 6.1 We emphasised in Chapter 2 that the demand for health care is always likely to outstrip supply and that the capacity of health services to absorb resources is almost unlimited. (sochealth.co.uk)
  • Cost effectiveness studies, of which there are few, may assist the choice between different ways of delivering particular services, but they help little when the choice is between services delivering different kinds of care. (sochealth.co.uk)
  • For example, HHS has collaborated with public and private health care partners to establish standards, services, and policies that support the electronic exchange of interoperable health care and public health data to support electronic sharing of information for biosurveillance purposes. (gao.gov)
  • With only eight public hospitals providing obstetric services in Hong Kong, handling around 42,000 deliveries per year 2 , the large influx of Mainland women poses significant pressures on the scarce health care resources in Hong Kong. (scribd.com)
  • 3 minutes in all areas of the hospital and ambulatory care facilities (Class I). (ahajournals.org)
  • premises
  • It recommended that services should be delivered closer to where people lived and that funds should be made available to raise the standard of GP premises in inner London. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1939/40 Morris was appointed as part-time director of the Western Regional Blood Transfusion Service, which was housed in the St Andrews Ambulance premises. (elliottsimpson.com)
  • 2001
  • CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Introduction In the past five years, the number of Mainland women coming to Hong Kong for obstetric services has risen from 7810 cases in 2001 to 20,577 cases in the first ten months of 20061. (scribd.com)
  • decade
  • In 1937 Noah Morris, who had been a General Practitioner in Glasgow in the 1920s and Lecturer in Biochemistry and Honorary Consultant at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Glasgow for a decade, was appointed as Regius Professor in Materia Medica and Therapeutics at Glasgow University. (elliottsimpson.com)
  • Laboratory Services
  • In 2013, Pathway Genomics Corporation, a San Diego-based clinical laboratory that offers genetic testing services internationally, partnered with Parkway Laboratory Services Ltd, an ancillary service of Parkway Pantai Limited to offer Pathway Fit, a comprehensive saliva-based nutrigenetic test that reports on a patient's genetic propensity for diet, nutritional needs, metabolic health factors and food reactions. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2013 also saw the formation of an exclusive partnership between Sengenics, a leading genetic diagnostics company and Parkway Laboratory Services to provide cutting-edge genetic tests in Singapore including Sengenics CardioSURE Heart disease genetic risk test and Sequenom's MaterniT21 PLUS non-invasive pre-natal diagnostic test that covers Trisomy 21, 18 and 13. (wikipedia.org)
  • Biochemistry laboratory services were rudimentary and Morris arranged for a new laboratory to be built in the original admission block (a small cottage-like building adjacent to the administration block), by Glasgow Corporation, soon after his appointment. (elliottsimpson.com)
  • programme
  • Sixty high school students aged 15 to 18 from Victoria Junior College, Victoria School and Dunman High School participated in a "Medical High School" training programme sponsored by the hospital in March and April 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • Parkway East Hospital is the only private healthcare facility in Singapore that offers a membership loyalty programme known as "Friends of Parkway East Hospital" (FOPEH). (wikipedia.org)
  • provide
  • Monklands was the first new hospital, that is, one which did not provide new accommodation for an existing hospital to be built in Scotland in the post World War II era. (wikipedia.org)
  • Established in 1948, the object of the NHS was to provide a comprehensive health service to improve the physical and mental health of the people through the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of illness. (nhshistory.net)
  • On the third floor, there are a number of administrative offices as well as two large classrooms which are used for classes based on learning about the library and the services it can provide. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • The auxiliary also provides approximately 20,000 hours of volunteer service every year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gillespie & McMahon is a Seattle-based CPA firm that provides a range of financial services, including accounting assistance such as audits, reviews, and bookkeeping, tax preparation and reporting, business consulting, and estate planning. (fujitsu.com)
  • The RELA division provides custom product development and outsourcing services, specializing in the design and development of diagnostic, biotechnology, and therapeutic medical devices, medical software systems, and medical device connectivity. (fundinguniverse.com)
  • RELA also provides manufacturing services for electronic and electromechanical medical devices and instrumentation systems assembly for major manufacturers. (fundinguniverse.com)
  • medical
  • In 1977, Dr Yahya Cohen together with American Medical International (AMI) entered a joint venture with the former to form Saint Mark's AMI Pte Ltd. Saint Mark's Hospital further expanded with a purchase of a 40,000 sqft site adjacent to the existing building in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1860, she proved successful in her campaign and founded, in London, the world's first secular nursing school connected to a fully serving hospital and medical school (St. Thomas' Hospital). (wikipedia.org)
  • The LCC constituted a crucible for experiment, a state within the medical state" which informed the Ministry of Health during the evolution of its thinking on a comprehensive health service. (wikipedia.org)
  • It and the UC San Diego Jacobs Medical Center are the only two academic teaching hospitals in San Diego. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1958, the UC Regents approved the creation of a medical school at the University of California San Diego, coinciding with the county's plan to create a $12.5 million, 600-bed medical center to replace the structurally deficient county hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The tower houses the vast majority of the medical complex's advanced services. (wikipedia.org)
  • This text, which describes the building of a hospital is dated by the medical historian Dominik Wujastyk to the period between 100 BCE and 150 CE. (wikipedia.org)
  • The description by Fa Xian is one of the earliest accounts of a civic hospital system anywhere in the world and this evidence, coupled with Caraka's description of how a clinic should be built and equipped, suggests that India may have been the first part of the world to have evolved an organized cosmopolitan system of institutionally-based medical provision. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some hospitals maintained libraries and training programs, and doctors compiled their medical and pharmacological studies in manuscripts. (wikipedia.org)
  • This encompasses designing new medical devices and instruments, applying advanced technologies to improve existing products and providing contract manufacturing services. (fundinguniverse.com)
  • Colorado MEDtech, Inc. (CMED) is a leading full-service provider of advanced medical products and comprehensive outsourcing services. (fundinguniverse.com)
  • largely
  • influence was largely exercised through individual settlers and there was no centralised administration and, in the meantime, Portugal had turned her attention to India and Brazil. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • The Local Government Act permitted, but did not compel, local authorities to take over Poor Law institutions, and to bring some measure of order into an expanded municipal hospital system. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1981, the University of California system purchased the hospital from the county for $17 million. (wikipedia.org)
  • To streamline its Human Resource Services, the district deployed a KnowledgeLake enterprise content management solution and Fujitsu scanners, using the products to digitize paper documents and publish them on the district's Microsoft SharePoint system. (fujitsu.com)
  • provision
  • As part of NHS Lanarkshire's A Picture of Health consultation on the future of service provision within Lanarkshire, the centralisation of specialist services at the most appropriate site is an ongoing process. (wikipedia.org)
  • The provision of health services is a "wild problem" as the issues shift with time, and no sooner is one problem solved than another emerges. (nhshistory.net)
  • community
  • In the 1940s, the citizens of Burnaby had a vision of a community hospital to serve the needs of its growing population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later, in the early '40s, the South Burnaby Auxiliary was formed and these two Auxiliaries, plus twenty five other organizations joined together to build a community hospital in Burnaby. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1977, he and a consulting partner introduced their new Regenerative Community model at the Home for Jewish Parents in Oakland, Calif. The model drew from Barkan's experience with therapeutic community drug programs and included elements of a mental health plan he had designed to combat an epidemic of depression among pipeline workers and their families in Anchorage, Ala. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Because community hospitals (compared to state facilities) usually offered convenient locations, a good environment, and specialized treatment, CPC's founders believed that demand for their concept would increase. (fundinguniverse.com)
  • Forty-seven percent of infants were discharged from the hospital, and 43% were retrotransferred to a community facility before discharge home. (aappublications.org)
  • Review
  • The 1990 NHS reforms precipitated a crisis in London which necessitated emergency action in the form of the Tomlinson review of London health services. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1993 the Tomlinson review of London hospitals was published and concluded that there were too many hospitals in central London. (wikipedia.org)
  • Frank Dobson commissioned Sir Leslie Turnberg and a panel to undertake a strategic review of health services in the capital in 1997. (wikipedia.org)
  • In September 2013, Lord Darzi was appointed by the Mayor of London Boris Johnson to lead a review of health and wellbeing and services in London after NHS London was abolished leaving the capital with no strategic direction in health. (wikipedia.org)
  • distinctive
  • By 1884, and completed 1887 further extensions took place, creating a new block for idiot and imbecile children adjacent to the female wing, blocks for epileptics on either side, a reservoir and fire station, stable yard and an isolation hospital with a distinctive pyramidal roofline. (wikipedia.org)
  • cases
  • As the Duston War Hospital, the asylum was put to extensive use for military cases being treated and recovering from injury. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • I, Shiu Wan Yee, attest that this thesis, 'An Evaluation on 2007 Obstetric Service Policy in Hong Kong - a Solution to the Service-seeking Behaviour of Mainland Pregnant Women? (scribd.com)
  • Discussion Paper on 'Impact of the use of Obstetric Services by Mainland Women on Public Hospital Resources' by Legislative Council Panel on Health Services. (scribd.com)
  • built
  • King Ashoka is wrongly said by many secondary sources to have founded at hospitals in ca. 230 BCE According to the Mahavamsa, the ancient chronicle of Sinhalese royalty, written in the sixth century CE, King Pandukabhaya of Sri Lanka (reigned 437 BCE to 367 BCE) had lying-in-homes and hospitals (Sivikasotthi-Sala) built in various parts of the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • priorities
  • It is the first time an attempt has been made to establish rational and systematic priorities throughout the health and personal social services. (sochealth.co.uk)
  • Ultimately it is Parliament that decides, but health ministers - and especially the Secretary of State for Social Services - probably have more influence than any other individuals on determining priorities in the NHS. (sochealth.co.uk)
  • It mentions how the service works, some of the problems it faces, its priorities and how it is monitored. (nhshistory.net)
  • provider
  • Miramont Family Medicine is a not only a valued health services provider for northern Colorado residents, it's also a business success story-one in which information technology has played a key role. (fujitsu.com)
  • time
  • Thus, people with the same illness may, depending on their personal conditions (e.g., age, prior health), receive different medicines and stay in the hospital different lengths of time. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Board
  • The earliest state hospitals in the UK were set up in London under the management of the Metropolitan Asylums Board which was established by the Metropolitan Poor Act 1867. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • In 1967, the Research Laboratories were renamed the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, which continued to occupy the upper floors of the hospital until 1977, when they moved to a new site at Garscube Estate (renamed the Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute in 2013). (wikipedia.org)
  • Scotland
  • The following year, the Glasgow Cancer Hospital (the first of its kind in Scotland), was established, together with an outdoor dispensary, at 22 West Graham Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • mental
  • A change of name from asylum to mental hospital was to mark another period of growth and during the 1930s, extensions took place. (wikipedia.org)