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field hospital

n.
A hospital established on a temporary basis to serve troops in a combat zone.

field hospital

A portable military hospital beyond the zone of conflict and the dressing stations.
See also: hospital
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Othamn said that Emirati doctors have presented a distinguished model for volunteer medical work, and in a short period of time were able to operate a field hospital with advanced medical equipment to treat more than 12,000 children and elderly people suffering from contagious and chronic diseases.
A WHO mission arrived in Israel recently to observe and evaluate field hospital training.
34 Field Hospital was the last field hospital to deploy to Camp Bastion in Afghanistan in 2013.
The Field Hospital stories are gathered at NCRon line.
The child is the second to have been born at the field hospital, which was set up by the Pakistan Army as part of Pakistan's relief efforts in earthquake-struck Nepal.
A security source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / A joint security force of police and army-backed by fighters of the popular mobilization, found a field hospital sued by (IS) in Omar Mandan village, northeast of Baquba containing medicines and different medical drugs noting that drugs and medicines stolen from Jalawla and Saadia hospitals and were transferred to a secret hospitals of the (IS) organization.
Army medics from Aldershot, Hampshire, are currently working at a field hospital in Sierra Leone to treat health workers that have caught Ebola and help stop the deadly disease's spread.
The field hospital has not yet been sent to Africa, but "it is a top priority, and we expect it to get there rapidly," Warren said.
At the field hospital, the ERC delegation viewed the medical services and treatment being provided to the wounded and other patients.
The field hospital includes equipment from the CRC emergency response unit, locally-procured medical and technical supplies to fully restock the hospital, and ongoing training and technical support.
According to the statement, the field hospital was found during raids on a number of suspected "dens and outposts".
The report comes as the scope of coordination between Israel and terrorists in Syria has become all too evident following the visit of the Israeli Prime Minister, Benyamin Netanyahu last Wednesday to a field hospital set up inside the occupied Syrian Golan to treat terrorists wounded in Syria.