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waiting room

n.
A room, as in a railroad station or physician's office, for the use of people waiting.
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Health|track Media has a wealth of experience in the healthcare industry that has enabled them to compile programs specifically tailored to interest patients in doctors' waiting rooms.
Advertisers should be very interested in reaching the patients, visitors and healthcare professionals who spend prolonged periods of time in the captive, distraction-free environment of hospital waiting rooms and cafeterias.
will install Sight & Sound(TM) microbroadcasting systems in common areas of healthcare facilities such as waiting rooms, lobbies, cafeterias and physician and employee lounges.
While they are in waiting rooms, they are a captive audience and are being forced to listen to music not of their choosing.
Do-it-yourself blood pressure monitors in GP waiting rooms could help to spot serious disease and avoid false readings, a study suggests.
Historically, waiting rooms were dismal, uncomfortable spaces where, too frequently, patients and family members sat for long periods of time waiting to receive care or get test results.
The heavy traffic is metered, or retained and sent to the incident location upstream waiting rooms.
PESHAWAR -- District Nazim, Mohammad Asim Khan has directed the abolition of encroachments from General Bus Stands (GBS), shifting of cabins established in the mid of stands to the back side of stands, construction of modern waiting rooms, provision of clean drinking water, repair of boundary wall and installation of proper gates on both entries and exits.
PetCARE TV's digital point of care network reaches pet owners with informative and entertaining pet education in the waiting areas of veterinarian waiting rooms nationwide.
Muscat: More parking areas, drop-off zones and waiting rooms should be created for taxis in Oman, say taxi drivers.
But come March, cricket stadiums in the Capital, Kolkata and Mumbai -- among others -- will have designated waiting rooms for players during the ICC World T20.
I have noted interest in these types of publications whenever I return to those waiting rooms where I left them.