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pri·vate hos·pi·tal

1. a hospital similar to a group hospital except that it is controlled by a single practitioner or by the practitioner and the associates in his or her office;
2. a hospital operated for profit.

pri·vate hos·pi·tal

(prī'văt hos'pi-tăl)
1. A hospital similar to a group hospital except that it is controlled by a single practitioner or by the practitioner and the associates in his or her office.
2. A hospital operated for profit.
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The city has sent a scathing letter to the Antelope Valley Hospital District denying that the city's financial aid for the private hospital is an improper gift of public funds.
PRIVATE hospital patients in the Midlands are paying more for minor operations than their counterparts in the north of England, says a new report.
The private hospital system accounts for approximately 15 percent of total expenditures by hospitals, and private hospitals receive their revenue from charges that are reimbursed through private health insurance funds.
The challenge for the private hospital groups lies in increasing its market share in a competitive environment that is further constrained by an existing moratorium on new hospital construction, explains the analyst.
Vital has bought Hirondelle Private Hospital and adjacent development sites in an A$23.
A NEW private hospital and research institution is set to be built on the site of the former BBC studios at Pebble Mill.
He disclosed that instead of the patient, the private hospital would be responsible to ensure provision of blood for which these hospitals could go in MoU with the public sector blood banks.
Anticipating huge potential in Oman for bariatric surgery, Muscat Private Hospital (MPH) offers great hope for those with life-threatening body weight.
THE PRIVATE hospital and hospice national delegates' committee met in Wellington last month to share achievements since their last meeting late last year, to plan for the next six months and to get updates on aspects of NZNO's work nationally.
In private healthcare category, the most trusted brand amongst executives is Aster Al Raffah Hospital followed closely by Badr Al Samaa with a comparative score of 15 per cent and Muscat Private Hospital with 11 per cent.
KARACHI -- The health of newly-appointed governor of Sindh Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui, who is being treated at a private hospital for chest infection, is improving.
Mohammad Al-Sadah, medical director of a private hospital, said there were hospitals not providing treatment on weekends because they do not have pediatricians on duty.

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