district hospital service

district hospital service

Any of the routine hospital services that cover most of the health needs (e.g., podiatry, cardiac rehabilitation, physiotherapy) of a particular patient demographic.
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2) Among other things this involves defining what services a district hospital should be expected to provide, including the district hospital service package (DHSP).
The academic involvement in primary care in the region, in particular the family medicine specialist training programme and the development of a rural clinical school, suggest that Winelands/ Overberg may represent the future direction that district hospital services will take.
Considering the deficiencies in district hospital service that conduce to these common practical problems, it is apparent that the following infrastructural and functional shortcomings exist:
Once this hospital is operational it will assume the regional services presently provided by Mhatma Ghandi Hospital in Phoenix which, together with Addington Hospital will revert to providing District Hospital Services.
THE Health Minister asked the Betsi Board to reconfigure district hospital services in North Wales, with formal consultation from senior doctors on the Wales National Clinical Forum, as to the safety of proposed plans.
The Betsi Board presented their plan through the Daily Post on July 20 that there would be no reconfiguration of district hospital services.
They hold so called consultation exercises when they propose to reduce certain district hospital services or facilities, or even in the case of Blaenau Ffestiniog close their hospital down completely and ignore what local residents say, which makes such exercises pointless.
Mr Lansley says a Tory government after May 6 would scrap all proposals for closing district hospital services, and order a widescale review by local communities.
This district hospital services the peri-urban settlement mentioned above as well as the surrounding communities.
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