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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.
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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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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QUETTA -- A doctor of Children Hospital Quetta has been suspended for refusing to treat child and referring him to a private hospital. According to the details, one year old child was brought to Children Hospital Quetta late night when doctor on duty refused to treat patient and suggested the family to take the child to a private hospital.
KARACHI -- Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) has claimed the life of a septuagenarian man at a private hospital in Karachi, taking the total death toll caused by the deadly infection to 10 reported so far this year in the city, officials said on Saturday.
OKARA -- A 10 years old girl died in a private hospital allegedly due to the negligence of doctor here the other day.
Thomas was admitted in a private hospital at Kattappana in Idukki district of Kerala, from where he was taken to Kottayam Medical College for better treatment.
Talking to reporter, Nadeem Shah, an attendant of a patient said that he brought his nephew to hospital for medical examination, but had to shift him to a private hospital as the hospital did not have enough ventilators to treat him.
Earlier, the Supreme Court of Pakistan (ECP) has tightened the noose around the private hospital and educational institutions for their excessive charges and poor quality services and now the government has decided to launch an action against them.
While hearing a case against private hospital owners for charging exorbitant fees from patients for medical treatment, the chief justice told Doctors Hospital and Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Ghazanfar Ali Shah to close his medical facility if he could not serve the public.
These included three government and one private hospital. The evaluations were conducted by the MoH represented by the Directorate General of Quality Assurance Center, stated a press release.
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.
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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.

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