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  American Hospital Directory - information about hospitals from public and private data sources including MedPAR, OPPS, ...
Our database of information about hospitals is built from both public and private sources including Medicare claims data (MedPAR and OPPS), hospital cost reports, and other files obtained from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
AHD is not affiliated with the American Hospital Association (AHA) and is not a source for AHA Data.
Hospital information can be provided in a variety of formats to meet your exact needs and interests.
www.ahd.com   (209 words)

  
  Hospital policy eyed in L.A. outbreak - USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
While it's not unheard of for hospital staff to clean medical instruments themselves, lapses can occur if the cleaning is not done according to the manufacturer's instructions, say medical experts.
Lopez insisted the hospital informed patients and public health officials about the outbreak in a timely manner and has since stepped up their policing by requiring nurses to wear protective coverings when caring for infants and re-educating the staff about infection control policies.
In 2002, 16 patients at Allegheny General Hospital in Pennsylvania were exposed to Pseudomonas through bronchoscopes that weren't properly sterilized.
www.usatoday.com /news/health/2006-12-21-hospital-bacteria_x.htm   (729 words)

  
  Hospital - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A general hospital is typically the major health care facility in its region, with large numbers of beds for intensive care and long-term care; and specialized facilities for surgery, plastic surgery, childbirth, bioassay laboratories, and so forth.
Meanwhile Muslim hospitals developed a high standard of care between the eighth and twelfth centuries A.D. Hospitals built in Baghdad in the ninth and tenth centuries employed up to twenty-five staff physicians and had separate wards for different conditions and lead to the modern hospital.
State-supported hospitals also appeared in China later during the first millennium A.D. In Europe the medieval concept of Christian care evolved during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries into a secular one, but it was in the eighteenth century that the modern hospital began to appear, serving only medical needs and staffed with physicians and surgeons.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hospital   (1262 words)

  
 Grady Hospital--Atlanta: A National Register of Historic Places Travel Itinerary
The city-owned and operated hospital was named for Henry W. Grady, a prominent Atlanta newspaper editor and proponent of the "New South." He and other leaders of Atlanta wanted a facility that would be free from all sectarian and denominational influences.
The hospital was originally a connected series of Romanesque style buildings, but now only the three-story main building survives.
Ten years later, a new six-story hospital building was connected to the main building through the small emergency room wing.
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/travel/atlanta/gra.htm   (448 words)

  
 Intermountain Shriners Hospital
The Intermountain Hospital accepts and treats children with routine and complex orthopaedic problems, utilizing the latest treatments and technology available in pediatric orthopaedics, resulting in early ambulation and reduced length of stay.
Shriners Hospitals have been involved in clinical children's orthopaedic research since the early 1920s, and in the early 1960s, Shriners Hospitals aggressively entered the structured basic research field.
For emergency burn admissions to one of the Shriners Hospitals that treat burns, the referring physician should telephone the chief of staff at the Shriners Hospital in Boston, Cincinnati, Galveston, or Sacramento and indicate the patient needs emergency care.
www.shrinershq.org /shc/intermountain   (729 words)

  
 Hospital definition - Medical Dictionary definitions of popular medical terms
Hospital: It may seem unnecessary to define a "hospital" since everyone knows the nature of a hospital.
A hospital began as a charitable institution for the needy, aged, infirm, or young.
From "hospes" came the Latin "hospitalia", an apartment for strangers or guests, and the medieval Latin "hospitale" and the Old French "hospital." It crossed the Channel in the 14th century and in England began a shift in the 15th century to mean a home for the elderly or infirm or a home for the down-and-out.
www.medterms.com /script/main/art.asp?articlekey=8390   (287 words)

  
 Hospital Records
Tough Guys Don't Dance is the incredible third album from Hospital’s original DnB prodigy and we can exclusively reveal that the full release is now available on the Hospital Shop.
Last night the mighty Hospital Podcast romped to victory in the BT Digital music awards.
After the stunning remix of "Seven Years", Matrix is back on Hospital remix duties and this time he’s enlisted the help of production buddy Futurebound to increase the pressure.
www.hospitalrecords.com   (1028 words)

  
 hospital
The Ohio Healthy Hospitals Pollution Prevention Initiative is based on a federal agreement signed by U.S. EPA and the American Hospital Association.
The goal of the program is to provide tools to support hospitals’ continued efforts to minimize the production of pollutants and reduce the amount of waste generated.
CGH will work with Ohio EPA and the Ohio Hospital Association (OHA) to develop a program for waste reduction at Ohio hospitals to reduce mercury use, solid waste from various hospital operations, and certain chemicals.
www.epa.state.oh.us /opp/hospital.html   (437 words)

  
 American Hospital Directory - Search for a Hospital
Caution: hospitals sometimes change names or may have "official names" that are different from the name you are used to.
It may be better to enter just "community" instead of "community regional medical center." The look-up works with a single keyword that appears in the name, but won't work when a word is entered that is not in the name (e.g.
St. vs Saint) and note that the hospital may not be located where you think (e.g.
www.ahd.com /freesearch.php3   (243 words)

  
 Hospital eTool
Hospitals and personal care facilities employ approximately 1.6 million workers at 21,000 work sites.
There are many occupational health and safety hazards throughout the hospital.
This eTool* focuses on some of the hazards and controls found in the hospital setting, and describes standard requirements as well as recommended safe work practices for employee safety and health.
www.osha.gov /SLTC/etools/hospital/mainpage.html   (151 words)

  
 WBDG: Hospital
In a large hospital, the form of the typical nursing unit, since it may be repeated many times, is a principal element of the overall configuration.
Hospitals are large public buildings that have a significant impact on the environment and economy of the surrounding community.
Since hospitals treat patients who are reimbursed under Medicare, they must also meet federal standards, and to be accredited, they must meet standards of the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).
www.wbdg.org /design/hospital.php   (2660 words)

  
 Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Center   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Legacy Emanuel Hospital and Health Center, centrally located in northeast Portland, is a major provider of acute and tertiary care to the city and the region.
Founded in 1912 by the Lutheran Church, the hospital has a tradition of being a medical pacesetter and is known as a place for trauma care, emergency care and intensive care.
Children have always been an important part of Emanuel's history, and Legacy Emanuel Children's Hospital, located on the third and fourth floors of the main hospital, has grown over the years to meet the needs of a growing community.
www.legacyhealth.org /body.cfm?id=33&oTopID=33&PLinkID=21   (248 words)

  
 Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
At Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, we are dedicated to improving quality of life for our patients by delivering outstanding patient care, education, research and community service.
In fact, our quality patient care and leading-edge medical treatment are continually recognized by U.S.News and World Report, which regularly ranks Jefferson on its annual “Best Hospitals” list.
The Web site for Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, its contents and programs, is provided for informational and educational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice nor, is it intended to create any physician-patient relationship.
www.jeffersonhospital.org   (187 words)

  
 LDS Hospital
LDS Hospital cardiologist, community leader to be honored for efforts to improve community health
LDS Hospital certified as primary stroke center; one of only 160 in U.S. Groundbreaking study improves detection of fetal down syndrome.
LDS Hospital nursing program one of four to earn 'Magnet' for nursing excellence.
intermountainhealthcare.org /xp/public/lds   (333 words)

  
 Children's Hospital Boston
A second-year resident at Children's Hospital Boston shares her journey of becoming a doctor.
Stay in touch with family and friends while in the hospital.
Children's Hospital Boston is the primary pediatric teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School.
www.childrenshospital.org   (107 words)

  
 Overview
Depending on the services provided, hospitals may be paid for more than one APC for an encounter.
In addition, Section 204 of the BBRA provides that no coinsurance amount can be greater than the hospital inpatient deductible in a given year.
Both the total APC payment and the portion paid as coinsurance amounts will be adjusted to reflect geographic wage variations using the hospital wage index and assuming that the portion of the payment/coinsurance that is attributable to labor is 60 percent.
www.cms.hhs.gov /HospitalOutpatientPPS/01_overview.asp   (386 words)

  
 HospitalWeb   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Providing a simple and globally accessible way for patients, medical researchers, and physicians to get information on any hospital in the world is the goal.
If you are a company or organization involved in hospital work, feel free to contact me if you'd like me to look at your site and possibly add it to this list.
Hospital Security Officers Homepage - (nice personal homepage run by a hospital security officer for other officers in the field)
neuro-www.mgh.harvard.edu /hospitalweb.shtml   (666 words)

  
 YouTube - hospital
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youtube.com /?v=TAxM8RbIGSs   (94 words)

  
 Lankenau Hospital Home Page
Established in 1860, Lankenau Hospital is an acute-care teaching hospital with an affiliated medical research center on campus.
This award indentifies hospitals that are setting benchmark levels of performance for cardiovascular services throughout the nation.
Lankenau Hospital was one of the first in the Philadelphia area to offer the state-of-the-art da Vinci Surgical System, advanced robotic-assisted technology that allows surgeons to perform minimally invasive procedures to treat a variety of medical conditions.
www.mainlinehealth.org /lh   (622 words)

  
 Military Medicine | Naval Medicine | Navy Medicine | Humanitarian Medicine - Virtual Naval Hospital: A digital library ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Virtual Naval Hospital is curated by Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D. and Donna M. D'Alessandro, M.D. Please send us comments by filling out our Comment Form.
"Virtual Naval Hospital", the Virtual Naval Hospital logo, "A digital library of naval medicine and military medicine and humanitarian medicine" are all Trademarks of Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D. and Donna M. D'Alessandro, M.D. Virtual Naval Hospital is funded in whole by Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D. and Donna M. D'Alessandro, M.D. Advertising is not accepted.
The information contained in Virtual Naval Hospital is not a substitute for the medical care and advice of your physician.
www.vnh.org /VNHHome.html   (196 words)

  
 Find an NHS Hospital in England
NHS hospital services are run and managed by Acute Trusts, which make sure that hospitals provide high quality health care, and that they spend their money efficiently.
They also decide on a strategy for how the hospital will develop, so that services improve.
Use an alphabetical index to browse a list of all Hospitals.
www.nhs.uk /england/hospitals/default.cmsx   (154 words)

  
 Home - Stanford Hospital & Clinics - Stanford University Medical Center
Silicon Valley Couple Pledge $27.5 Million Gift to Stanford Hospital for Cutting-Edge Emergency Care.
Stanford Hospital and Clinics   300 Pasteur Drive   Stanford, California 94305   (650) 723-4000
Legal Notices and Disclaimer   Copyright 2001-2007 Stanford Hospital and Clinics.
www.stanfordhospital.com   (62 words)

  
 Welcome to The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Visit Kids Health Galaxy, our kids Web site, to prepare your child for a visit to the hospital.
Whether your child is helping out with the yard work at home or looking to make some spending money by mowing the neighbors’ lawns, help him to play it safe.
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, Pa. 19104
www.chop.edu /consumer/index.jsp   (134 words)

  
 Flickr: Photos tagged with hospital
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You can assign up to 70 tags to each photo.
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www.flickr.com /photos/tags/hospital   (130 words)

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