hospital ward


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Noun1.hospital ward - block forming a division of a hospital (or a suite of rooms) shared by patients who need a similar kind of carehospital ward - block forming a division of a hospital (or a suite of rooms) shared by patients who need a similar kind of care; "they put her in a 4-bed ward"
block - housing in a large building that is divided into separate units; "there is a block of classrooms in the west wing"
detox - the hospital ward or clinic in which patients are detoxified
hospital, infirmary - a health facility where patients receive treatment
maternity ward - a hospital ward that provides care for women during pregnancy and childbirth and for newborn infants
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The following wards were not open to visitors due to a combination of the two seasonal illnesses: North Tyneside General Hospital: Wards 5, 12 and 15 Wansbeck General Hospital: Ward 5 Hexham General Hospital: Wards 2 and 4 Blyth Community Hospital Ward Alnwick Infirmary: Ward 1 Due to the outbreak, all other wards across the trust's nine hospitals are subject to the 'two visitors, one hour only' - 2pm to 3pm - rule.
Called "the hospital ward killer", the woman allegedly committed multiple homicides while working as a nurse in the intensive care and anesthesia ward of a hospital in Piombino, a city on the Tuscan coast.
A THREE-year-old girl cycled 50 laps of a hospital ward, six weeks after open heart surgery.
The Royal Gwent Trust spent millions on changing the name of the Trust to the Aneurin Bevan Trust, which meant new stationery, new staff uniforms, staff redundancy payments and replacing hospital ward signs and closing hospital wards.
The influence of the type of a hospital ward was included in the evaluation of hospital wards.
MANILA -- An investigation was launched by the Justice Department on Tuesday to look into the alleged special treatment given to a convicted gang leader who let in dancers and a starlet inside his hospital ward outside jail.
According to hospital sources, the newly born baby admitted with her mother Mst: Raoola died here on Tuesday due to jaundice while four months baby Paras breathed her last in the hospital ward.
This happens when patients are ready to be discharged from a hospital ward but have to stay as there is nowhere for them to go.
PEOPLE with heart failure are twice as likely to die if they are admitted to a general hospital ward rather than one specialising in cardiology, research suggests.
Summary: TAIF: Police are currently investigating the circumstances in which a man, 28, fled a hospital ward in Taif late at night.
MORE than 100 patients had to flee a fire which broke out in a hospital ward at the weekend.
Researchers hung ultraviolet-C lights in a hospital ward in Lima, Peru, where patients with HIV and TB were being treated.

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