district general hospital


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district general hospital

An NHS term of art for major secondary care facilities available to UK residents, which provide an array of diagnostic and therapeutic services. While some clinics may be staffed by senior registrars in certain specialties, DGHs are not regarded as teaching hospitals.
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"We need consultant-led A&E and maternity services in our district general hospitals.
Howlett, Department of Radiology Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Dr., Eastbourne BN21 2UD.
CH GP bed usage varies with the distance from the patient's home to his or her district general hospital and, to some extent, with distance from home to the CH.
Two community hospitals Glangwili in Carmarthen Withybush in Haverfordwest | PROPOSAL C Four main hospitals A new urgent care hospital centrally located somewhere between Narberth and St Clears Bronglais District General Hospital would continue to provide services for mid Wales.
He suffered injuries including a fractured cheekbone and was taken to Wansbeck District General Hospital where he was released following treatment.
It has taken three years of fundraising and a seven-month rebuilding project for the facility to be ready at Southport and Formby District General Hospital.
A 32-year-old woman, and two girls both aged 11 were taken to the Wansbeck District General Hospital with minor injuries.
"Plaid Cymru will continue to fight Labour's plans to downgrade the district general hospital network."
The victim suffered face and arm injuries and was taken to Stafford District General Hospital.
The son was taken to Monk-lands District General Hospital in Airdrie, where his condition is described as serious but stable.
Armed police were called to Stafford District General Hospital last night and arrested four men, who are now in police custody in Staffordshire.
He was taken to Rotherham District General Hospital where he died in theatre.

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