psychiatric hospital

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Noun1.psychiatric hospital - a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced personpsychiatric hospital - a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person
hospital, infirmary - a health facility where patients receive treatment
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It operates Chicago Behavioral Hospital and Ridgeview Institute and is developing additional psychiatric hospitals near Atlanta, Chicago and Seattle.
I believe at one time it was one of the largest psychiatric hospitals in Europe.
Tsur comments, "We hope this study will convince healthcare providers and policymakers of the necessity to take efficient measures aimed at reducing overcrowding in psychiatric hospitals and making inpatient facilities safer for patients and staff.
However, providing support services in psychiatric hospitals for family members has received only limited attention.
Two tenders for the furnishing & equipping of (a) Al Azazi psychiatric hospital, also (b) revamping of laboratories serving 5 psychiatric hospitals.
A $75 million demonstration project will test whether Medicaid patients with psychiatric emergencies would get better care at psychiatric hospitals.
Cost also enters into the discussion of another alternative to the Junction City hospital - five 16-bed psychiatric hospitals scattered around the state, along with a half-dozen secure residential treatment centers.
According to Al-Ajhuri, requiring patients to travel long distances in order to reach psychiatric hospitals goes against rules set forth by the World Health Association that state that psychiatric patients must not spend more than 20 minutes to reach a hospital.
This initiative aims at involving the hospitalized in socio-rehabilitation activities by realizing artistic works and represents a pilot project for all psychiatric hospitals in Lebanon," a statement by the Italian Embassy said.
THERE were more than 100 escapes from psychiatric hospitals in England and Wales last year, it emerged today.
Al Qaeda has infiltrated the records of Iraqi psychiatric hospitals and is using the information to recruit mentally ill women as suicide bombers, the US military believes.

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