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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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Once citizens call, the complaint in question is transferred to a delegate of the concerned private hospital.
The reports prepared by the corporation has so far confirmed 17 deaths in Delhi, while a private hospital in the Capital has confirmed 21 deaths alone with dozen of patients belonging to the national capital.
Last year the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, due to open in 2016, won approval from the then Liberal government to include a new 42-bed private hospital within the centre.
I saw an internal medicine specialist at a private hospital on the 4th of this month, and he recommended an ultrasound for me.
A PRIVATE hospital has begun expansion work amid increased levels of patients from Hudders-field.
A 47-year-old Russian tourist in Ayia Napa has claimed he was attacked and robbed by the driver and nurse of an ambulance that was called to transfer him to a private hospital when he was drunk.
It said the dominance of the three biggest private hospital groups - Spire, BMI and HCA - had caused "consumer detriment" of up to PS193 million a year.
He said poor patients had been deprived of the facility and now compelled to pay heavy fees at private hospital for the treatment.
The only trouble was an operation would require specialized care from a private hospital, and the cost was more than Ahmed could afford.
The three biggest private hospital groups, Spire, BMI and HCA, came under fire for reaping high profits in recent years.
Members of the state medical aid fund, PSEMAS, are being asked to join a new private hospital scheme to cover them against the deficiencies of state hospitals, but the scheme is not operational and there are questions about its ability to cover the entire cost of a procedure in a private hospital.
Dewhurst spokesman Travis Considine said in an email that the gathering will include representatives from public hopsitals in Travis, Bexar and Dallas counties, plus private hospital officials with Baylor Health Care System, CHRISTUS Health, Memorial Hermann and HCA, among several others.

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