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treatment centre

A healthcare centre in the UK which provides rapid pre-booked surgery and related diagnostic tests, usually concentrating on procedures with the highest historic waiting times for treatment (e.g., hip replacements and orthopaedics procedures, as well as ophthalmology services).
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'By touring the country the treatment centre provides NHS services where they are needed most and leaves the existing NHS facilities to concentrate on more complex activity.'
As she readies the current linear accelerator for her next patient, radiation therapist Leigh-Ann Locke explains how the world-class equipment arriving at the PEI Cancer Treatment Centre in March could be a life changer for some Islanders.
5 October 2017 - US-based substance abuse addiction treatment centre D'Amore Healthcare, Inc.
The Tees Valley Treatment Centre opened in June 2007 and is designed for day case procedures - whereby you have your surgery and leave on the same day - so no overnight stay required.
Budock Hospital, near Falmouth, a treatment centre for 18 inpatients, was investigated, alongside two other treatment centres, four children's units and 46 houses occupied by groups of up to four people with learning disabilities.
In the North-East, one independent centre is currently operating ( the Cobalt NHS treatment centre owned by Swedish healthcare company Capio, which opened at Silverlink, North Tyneside, in June.
GOOD Hope Hospital's new treatment centre has been hailed as being at 'the leading edge' of world healthcare.
Staff at the new treatment centre at Ormskirk & district hospital had put out a traditional nativity scene, but within two hours Jesus had disappeared.
Program Manager, Sindh AIDS Control Program (SACP), Dr Mohammad Younis Chachar, while talking to reporter, said heads of hospitals are not cooperating with program management to make functional HIV/AIDS Treatment Centres. He informed that only Sukkur HIV/AIDS Treatment Centre is ready for formal opening and training of doctors is under way to make operational this centre while sites have been obtained to establish HIV/AIDS Centres of Hyderabad and Shaheed Benazirabad districts.
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is deploying a treatment centre to provide urgent care for hundreds of people in Madagascar who have been infected with plague.
Chiefs at the Northumberland Tyne Wear Strategic Health Authority today answer questions about the new treatment centre.
The money will go towards a new specialist treatment centre at Halton General Hospital, Runcorn.

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