house physician


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house physician

n.
2. A physician employed by a hotel or another establishment.

house physician

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house doctor

n
1. (Medicine) a house officer working in a medical as opposed to a surgical discipline. Compare house surgeon
2. (Medicine) a physician who lives in a hospital or other institution in which he is employed. Compare resident7

house′ physi′cian


n.
a resident physician in a hospital, hotel, or other public institution.
[1745–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.house physician - a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospitalhouse physician - a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospital; "the resident was receiving special clinical training at the hospital"
doc, doctor, physician, Dr., MD, medico - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
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He needed rigid economy to make his own money last till he was qualified, and he must have something over to keep him during the year he intended to spend as house physician and house surgeon either at his own or at some other hospital.
On Tuesday the White House physician, Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson, gave the president a clean bill of health.
Carrying out the exam, White House physician Rear Admiral Dr Ronny Jackson said Trump was "very sharp" and "very articulate".
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WASHINGTON, Jan 17 (KUNA) -- US President Donald Trump's overall physical and mental health is "excellent" with mostly normal results after a battery of tests and examinations, a White House physician said late Tuesday.
The White House physician fielded questions from reporters for close to an hour about Trump's physical and mental health following the President's physical last week.
US President Donald Trump had a normal score on a cognitive exam and is in excellent health, although he could benefit from a lower-fat diet and more exercise, the White House physician said on Tuesday.
Dr Jackson, who also provided care for President Barack Obama and became a White House physician in 2006, is expected to provide a detailed readout of the exam on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's White House physician declared him in "excellent health" after the president received his first medical checkup at Walter Reed military hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, on Friday.
Under the agreement, Piedmont will lease a nearby medical office building and adjacent facilities which house physician offices and related services effective 1 July 2016.