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 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.
of the Medical College of Pennsylvania and Veterans Administration Hospital, has cited recent studies in which leeches were found to contain the bacterium Aeromonas hydrophila which has been reported to be resistant to a number of antibiotics, including most penicillins, streptomycin, and tetracycline.
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He volunteered at the Veterans Administration Hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla.
Malina received an eviction notice for his $633-a-month apartment the same day he went to the Veterans Administration hospital for surgery.
From January through December 1998, we performed 69 fasciocutaneous or osteofasciocutaneous radial forearm free-tissue transfers during a variety of head and neck reconstructions at the University of Michigan Medical Center and the Ann Arbor Veterans Administration Hospital.
Purpose: Has provided support and services to veterans since 1990, including flag donations, motorcycle escorts for special events and the annual Stocking Run - delivery of Christmas stockings to patients at the Roseburg Veterans Administration Hospital.
His other projects include the Riverview Office Park in Cambridge, numerous residential and retail projects throughout the country, and the Suffolk County courthouse restoration and renovation, as well as its Social Law Library and the Veterans Administration Hospital renovation.
For instance, every week he flies one of his private jets to Charleston, West Virginia, to report to the Veterans Administration hospital for free treatment of injuries suffered in his 2006 stun-phaser duel with Norman Podhoretz regarding the honor of a certain 1948 Columbia University coed whose exact name neither could remember.
After giving neurological and psychological tests to a group of 55 homosexual men, Igor Grant and his colleagues at the University of California and Veterans Administration Hospital in San Diego evaluated the subjects' mental abilities and found that HIV appears to have an early impact on the nervous system.
Murad has been offering medical care free of charge to the children at the Vista Del Mar Childcare Center and to members of the armed forces at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Westwood.

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