ambulatory surgery

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ambulatory surgery

n.
Surgery performed on a person who is admitted to and discharged from a hospital on the same day.
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Subsequent campaigns helped to purchase X-ray cassettes for the Imaging Department, data scopes for same-day surgery and outpatient procedures, blanket warmers and a blood gas analyzer for the lab, and other much needed items.
AHMC will be home to a state-of-the-art hospital, one of the largest and most technologically advanced outpatient facilities in Riyadh and a large same-day surgery department.
Project description: Adding 250,000 square feet to the Uptown campus, plus modernizations, a new same-day surgery unit, a cardiac intensive care unit, a neonatal cardiac intensive care unit, a cancer center, a 600-car garage and a newly designed entrance and lobby
Additional projects include upgrades to same-day surgery and patient units, general infrastructure work and a new interventional radiology suite.View the full article from NJBIZ at http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819882/labor-of-love-monmouth-medical-celebrates-labor-and-delivery-unit-expansion.
The state-of-the-art medical center will provide same-day surgery and specialized medical services to residents of Dubai Motor City and surrounding areas.
The modern medical centre will provide same-day surgery and specialised medical services to residents of Dubai Motor City and surrounding areas, said the hospital in a statement.
On completion, he said, PKLI will be a facility of 800 beds with a 100-bed emergency centre, a 100-bed ICU, a 100-bed outpatient dialysis facility, a 500-bed in-patient facility, 20 operating rooms and 10 same-day surgery suites.
Commencing with the capacity of more than 100 beds in the first phase, PKLI will eventually be a facility of 800 beds, extendable up to 1500 beds, with a 100-bed emergency center, a 100-bed ICU, a 100-bed outpatient dialysis facility, a 500-bed in-patient facility, 20 operating rooms and 10 same-day surgery suites.
The centre will eventually be the facility with 800 beds (extendable to 1,500 beds), a 100- bed emergency centre, a 100-bed Intensive Care Unit (ICU), a 100-bed outpatient dialysis facility, 500-bed in-patient facility, 20 operating rooms and 10 same-day surgery suites etc.
The reform was not a significant predictor of the rate of same-day surgery encounters.
ATLANTA -- Same-day surgery for children with otitis media who need tympanostomy tubes appears to improve access and efficiency of care, according to results of a small study presented at the annual meeting of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.