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admitting(1) A popular term for the hospitalisation process which begins in the ER and/or outpatient registration, and consists of taking patient demographics, insurance information and assigning a room.
(2) The admitting department itself.
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admittingAdmitting department Medtalk A popular term for the hospitalization process which begins in the ER and/or outpatient registration and consists of taking Pt demographics, insurance information, and assigning a room. Cf Discharge, Office area.
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