• earliest
  • 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)
  • The earliest libraries belonged to temples or administration bodies, resembled modern archives, and were usually restricted to nobility, aristocracy, scholars, or theologians. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examples of the earliest known private libraries include one found in Ugarit (dated to around 1200 BC) and the Library of Ashurbanipal in Nineveh (near modern Mosul, Iraq), dating back to the 7th century BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • The earliest appearing libraries in Rome were of the private type and were most often procured as spoils in times of war. (wikipedia.org)
  • general hospital
  • The best-known type of hospital is the general hospital, which typically has an emergency department to treat urgent health problems ranging from fire and accident victims to a heart attack. (wikipedia.org)
  • The best-known type of hospital is the general hospital, which is set up to deal with many kinds of disease and injury, and normally has an emergency department (sometimes known as "accident & emergency") to deal with immediate and urgent threats to health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fifteen patients were transferred from Ogden General Hospital two days later. (wikipedia.org)
  • Constructed in phases, the facility encompassed both a general hospital and a separate pavilion style contagious disease hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The winning entry was awarded to the architects William Alciphron Boring and Edward Lippincott Tilton, and included the Main Building, Power House #1, a Kitchen & Laundry building, General Hospital, and Surgeon's House. (wikipedia.org)
  • centre
  • The Multilingual Library in Oslo, Norway (Norwegian: Det flerspråklige bibliotek) is a competence centre for multicultural library services, and acts as an advisor to libraries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recently an extended health centre (polyclinic) has come up within the Sultan Qaboos hospital campus, which houses OPDs of multiple specialties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the 1990s, the ROUNB has taken part in different projects for library automation: 1992: the e-catalogue for local history was launched 1993: the ROUNB holdings e-catalogue was created 1996: the first website of the library was launched 1999: the Centre of Business and Law Information was founded, with free access to Consultant Plus, Garant and other useful resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brigham
  • She is the Michael and Lee Bell Professor of Women's Health at the Harvard Medical School, a professor of epidemiology in the Harvard School of Public Health, and chief of the Division of Preventive Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • She is principal investigator for several grants from the National Institutes of Health, including the Women's Health Initiative Vanguard Clinical Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Women's Antioxidant and Folic Acid Cardiovascular Trial, Biochemical and Genetic Risk Factors for CVD in Women, and the Vitamin D and Omega-3 Trial, among others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Researchers and Staff, Brigham and Women's Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Who We Are Brigham and Women's Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Braille
  • The Library War Service also provided books in Braille to soldiers that were blinded in battle. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) is a free library program of braille and audio materials circulated to eligible borrowers in the United States by postage-free mail. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinic
  • The medical facility smaller than a hospital is generally called a clinic. (wikipedia.org)
  • ENT Study of osskular defects in csom and its managements CT correlated study of Anatomic variations of Para nasal sinuses CT Study of Sin nasal inflammatory diseases Medicine Profile and Clinic radiological correlation in patients with stroke score and Guy's Hospital Score Evidence of silent myocardial ischemia in type-l diabetics evaluation by tread mill test. (wikipedia.org)
  • Services
  • The library is open to staff and students from 8.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. on all working days for the purposes information retrieval and services. (srdch.com)
  • The Library War Service was established by the American Library Association in 1917 to provide library services to American soldiers training in camps and serving overseas in World War I. Between 1917 and 1920, the ALA raised $5 million from public donations, erected 36 camp libraries, distributed 7 to 10 million books and magazines, and provided library collections to more than 500 locations, including military hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shortly after its formation, the ALA's committee was invited by the Department of War's Commission on Training Camp Activities to provide library services to soldiers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Joining the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA), the Salvation Army, the Jewish Welfare Board, the Knights of Columbus and the War Camp Community Service, the American Library Association became one of the "Seven Sisters" providing social, health and welfare services to soldiers in camps under the auspices of the Commission on Training Camp Activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Soon after immigration to Norway took off in the late 1960s, Deichmanske bibliotek / Oslo Public Library became aware of the needs of the many foreign immigrants in the capital for adequate library services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Emergency Level II trauma center Women & Newborn Services Heart Services Cancer Services Sports Medicine Behavioral Health Surgery The original Thomas D. Dee Memorial Hospital at 24th Street and Harrison Boulevard in Ogden opened on December 29, 1910, and closed on July 12, 1969, with its patients transferring to the new David O. McKay Hospital at 3939 Harrison Boulevard. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to the services that the library had been providing, since that year it developed new services (interlibrary loan, bibliographic indices and others). (wikipedia.org)
  • Providence St. Peter Hospital offers comprehensive medical, surgical and behavioral health services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Public Library
  • Deichmanske bibliotek / Oslo Public Library was therefore given the national responsibility for meeting these multilingual demands, and as from 1975 the Government, represented by the Norwegian Ministry of Culture, has allocated an annual amount towards this activity. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1983 Deichmanske bibliotek / Oslo Public Library set up a Section for literature for immigrants. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1858) is a central public library in Ryazan, Ryazan Oblast, Russia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among the founders of the Ryazan Public Library were the Ryazan gymnasium trustee, Nikolay Ryumin, the First guild merchant and fabulist Alexander Antonov and other well-known people. (wikipedia.org)
  • ministry
  • However, there are various Catholic religious orders, such as the Alexians and the Bon Secours Sisters that still focus on hospital ministry in the late 1990s, as well as several other Christian denominations, including the Methodists and Lutherans, which run hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • soldiers
  • The libraries were a place for soldiers to gather, relax and enjoy a touch of home and civilization. (wikipedia.org)
  • In accordance with the original meaning of the word, hospitals were originally "places of hospitality", and this meaning is still preserved in the names of some institutions such as the Royal Hospital Chelsea, established in 1681 as a retirement and nursing home for veteran soldiers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Date
  • The total potential library population using LE@D product to date is approximately 4,000 unique enrollments nationwide. (unt.edu)
  • substantial
  • By 1914, it became evident that the Dee family could no longer be expected to maintain the Hospital which had accrued a substantial operating deficit since it opened. (wikipedia.org)
  • buildings
  • The 36 camp libraries were simple wooden buildings, similar to World War I canteens. (wikipedia.org)
  • The libraries were designed by architect E.L. Tillman, and provided space for 10,000 volumes and around 200 readers, in buildings that were only between 90 and 120 feet long. (wikipedia.org)
  • Efforts to restore the hospital buildings and others on the island are being made by government partner Save Ellis Island. (wikipedia.org)
  • Separate buildings for Pre and Para-clinical departments, spacious library and information center and SSMC Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • available
  • A well stocked reference library is also available for the staff members. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although public libraries available to all citizens were established in some cities, such as Athens, most citizens could not read. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blind individuals in other countries or foreign libraries serving the blind do not have direct borrowing privileges, although some materials may be made available through inter-library loan, when permission from the publisher or author has been obtained. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wifi internet service is available in the hospital for patients and visitors with their own laptops and other wireless devices. (wikipedia.org)
  • secondary
  • 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)
  • Sultan Qaboos hospital is a 450-bed secondary care hospital in the Dhofar state capital of Salalah, Oman. (wikipedia.org)
  • School
  • Ruth was a 1941 graduate of Kahler Nursing School and a 1944 graduate of Mayo's School for Physical Therapy, both in Rochester, Minn. She worked at Graham Hospital from 1963 to 1982 as the Department Head of Physical Therapy. (idaillinois.org)
  • When I applied to grad school in 2009, I stated I was interested in both public and special libraries. (wordpress.com)
  • But by the time I started school in fall 2010, I knew public libraries were not where I wanted to stay. (wordpress.com)
  • The hospital was not just a place to treat patients, it also served as a medical school to educate and train students. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among the prominent centers of learning and transmission of classical wisdom were Christian colleges such as the School of Nisibis and the School of Edessa, the pagan University of Harran and the renowned hospital and medical academy of Jundishapur, which was the intellectual, theological and scientific center of the Church of the East. (wikipedia.org)
  • Type
  • In addition, extensive clusters of papyrus scrolls have been unearthed in association with domiciliary arrangements confirming some type of library endured there. (wikipedia.org)
  • students
  • Students were housed in the basement of the Hospital and classes were held in the evening after the students had worked full 12-hour shifts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Establishing his personal collection into a library at the Lyceum, Aristotle allowed his students and fellow scholars to use it. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hospital building also has a post office and a bank to serve the needs of staff, students and the public. (wikipedia.org)
  • Journals
  • Located in the Lower Level of the Medical/Surgical Tower, the library collection consists of over 1500 textbooks, 250 print journals, over 350 e-journals, and multiple computer programs and databases. (wikipedia.org)
  • ward
  • Doctor discussing a patient's notes on a phone on the ward of a hospital. (sciencephoto.com)
  • The hospital provides adult inpatient care consisting of two acute admissions wards, a specialist eating disorders ward, an older persons's ward, a long-stay psychiatric rehabilitation ward, an adult learning disability ward and the designated psychiatric intensive care unit (PICU) for South Durham. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rates at the Hospital were $3 a day for a private room, $2 for a ward, and $25 for 14 days as a maternity patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • Many staff who float to different units express negative feelings, including anxiety and lack in self-efficacy. (unt.edu)
  • So I started reading up on different types of special libraries, and medical librarianship really caught my attention. (wordpress.com)
  • medicine
  • Changing the Face of Medicine, National Library of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Finally, A private library in a New Kingdom tomb at the site of Deir el Medina housed books on medicine as well as on love poetry and wisdom literature. (wikipedia.org)
  • United States National Library of Medicine: Images from the History of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • immigrants
  • The majority of immigrants to Norway at this early stage came from Pakistan, and the library purchased its first books in Urdu in the early 1970s. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] With the completion of the Main Building in 1900 and the new hospital in 1901, the volume of immigrants was quickly overwhelming the facility's capacity. (wikipedia.org)
  • These immigrants were often sent on to the Ellis Island Immigrant Hospital to be detained until they recovered or were deemed too sick to enter the United States, in which case they would be sent back to their home countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • built
  • It was built to replace the dated facilies at the now demolished Winterton Hospital and the Pierremont unit at Darlington Memorial Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Private libraries were not only built by the wealthy, but also by professionals who needed information nearby, including doctors and scholars. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first true Islamic hospital was built during the reign of Caliph Harun al-Rashid. (wikipedia.org)
  • books
  • The central library, which houses 3677 books and department libraries have 882books under an all-encompassing array of1602 titles, plays a vital part in ensuring effective and efficient dissemination of knowledge and augmenting the intellectual power of our college. (srdch.com)
  • Millions of public libraries in the United States also participated in Library War Service activities, serving as collection points for books as well as places to organize and promote the War Service campaign. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most camp libraries were also provisioned with a small car for the transportation of books. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, Library War Service books were not just used for entertainment and diversion. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the height of the war, nearly every YMCA, Knights of Columbus, Young Men's Hebrew Association and base hospital at a barracks was used as distribution point for War Service books, and nearly every book was in constant use. (wikipedia.org)
  • Libraries in other parts of Norway also felt the increased demand for books in foreign languages. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Multilingual Library has exclusive rights in Norway to translate and publish books from the British publisher Mantra Lingua. (wikipedia.org)
  • Service
  • Ruth was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Canton, the Altrusa and Altruistic clubs, the American Physical Therapy Association, and the Graham Hospital Service League Association. (idaillinois.org)
  • At the height of the Library War Service, even this large collection was unable to meet all of the military's needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Carnegie Corporation and the Library War Service also funded 1,100 library workers to staff camp libraries and military hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some hospitals, especially in the United States and Canada, have their own ambulance service. (wikipedia.org)
  • Now used universally by all hospitals, the Dee's Central Service department was the first in Utah. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bimaristan is seen as early as the time of the Prophet Muhammad, and the Prophet's mosque in the city of Madinah held the first Muslim hospital service in its courtyard. (wikipedia.org)
  • The website for The National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped also gives links to other foreign language materials and resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • One of the problems in identifying potential individual libraries is that it is often difficult to distinguish between a personal library and one associated with a temple. (wikipedia.org)
  • place
  • Bimaristan is a Persian word (بیمارستان bīmārestān) meaning "hospital", with Bimar- from Middle Persian (Pahlavi) of vīmār or vemār, meaning "sick" plus -stan as location and place suffix. (wikipedia.org)
  • especially
  • However, floating is both an economical and efficient method to use staff across the hospital, especially with current staffing shortages in the United States. (unt.edu)