Veterans Administration hospital


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Vet·er·ans Ad·min·is·tra·tion hos·pi·tal

a hospital operated at federal government expense and administered by the U.S. Veterans Administration for care of war veterans and other retired military personnel.

Vet·er·ans Ad·min·is·tra·tion hos·pi·tal

(vetĕr-ănz ăd-mini-strāshŭn hospi-tăl)
Hospital operated at federal government expense and administered by the U.S. Veterans Administration for care of veterans, their dependents, and other retired military personnel.
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As men get older, it's very common for them to slowly develop symptoms like frequent urination, an urgent need to urinate, getting up again and again at night to go to the bathroom, dribbling, and a weak urinary stream," says internist Timothy Wilt of the Veterans Administration Hospital in Minneapolis.
Two such cases involved the state government of Pennsylvania and a Veterans Administration hospital in Indianapolis.
These ancient warriors spend much of the rest of the year in storytelling and yarning about their lives in the "old Army," just as in any Veterans Administration hospital in the U.
In addition, toiletries and phone cards were collected for the Veterans Administration hospital.
For Williams, who established one of the world's first comprehensive program of blind mobility training based on white cane technique at the Hines, Illinois Veterans Administration Hospital, respectability meant refusing to surrender to self-pity or to accept pity from others; rejection of helplessness, particularly in the form of excessive dependence on others (especially female caregivers) for assistance with mobility; maintaining solidarity with other blinded veterans; and finding regular employment in the mainstream economy.
Their subject is the daily life of a working-class autodidact who supported himself for nearly four decades (even after he achieved underground fame) working as a file clerk at a Veterans Administration hospital in Cleveland.
He attended the Far Eastern University Medical School in Manila, Philippines and moved to Chicago for his internship at Swedish Covenant Hospital, and both a residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Cardiology at the Hines Veterans Administration Hospital.
Before that, he worked at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Topeka and served more than 20 years in private practice.
Muskogee has a 336-bed hospital staffed by more than 200 physicians, a Veterans Administration hospital, 160 businesses in the health services industry, and an enclosed mall that features three major national department store anchors and several other national retail chains.
In one study, when the Veterans Administration hospital in Minneapolis stopped using gentamicin for treating various drug-resistant intestinal infections, the level of resistant infections decreased markedly.
As Congress wound down to its election year break, legislation to bring portions of the Veterans Administration hospital system into a managed care alliance with long-term care facilities was moving rapidly through the House of Representatives.
She was 4 rehabilitation consultant at the Veterans Administration Hospital at Hines, IL.

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