General hospital means a subclass of hospital that provides surgical services and emergency services.
public hospital means a public sector hospital within the meaning of the
SPECIALTY HOSPITAL means a hospital or the specialty unit of a general hospital that is licensed by the state. It must be designed to care for patients with injuries or special illnesses. This includes, but is not limited to, a long-term acute care unit, an acute mental health or acute short-term rehabilitation unit or hospital. Hospital does not mean: • convalescent home; • rest home; • nursing home; • home for the aged; • school and college infirmary; • residential treatment facility; • long-term care facility; • urgent care center or freestanding ambulatory surgical center; • facility providing mainly custodial, educational or rehabilitative care; or • a section of a hospital used for custodial, educational or rehabilitative care, even if accredited by the JCAHO or listed in the AHA directory.
Mental Hospital means a health care facility (or its psychiatric unit) which:
Rural hospital means an acute care hospital licensed under chapter 395, having 100 or fewer licensed beds and an emergency room, and which is:
Psychiatric Hospital means an Institution constituted, licensed, and operated as set forth in the laws that apply to Hospitals, which meets all of the following requirements:
private hospital means a facility for which a declaration under section 121-5(6) of the Private Health Insurance Act is in force where the declaration includes a statement in accordance with section 121-5(8) of the Private Health Insurance Act that the hospital is a private hospital.
Transplant hospital means a hospital that furnishes organ transplants and other medical and surgical specialty services required for the care of transplant patients.
Hospital means a facility that:
State hospital means the Arizona state hospital.
Teaching hospital means a hospital declared to be a teaching hospital pursuant to the provisions of the University Medical School, Teaching Hospitals Act 1955 as amended.
Inpatient hospital services means any health care service provided to a patient who has been admitted to a hospital and is required to remain in that hospital overnight, but does not include any secure forensic mental health services;
Outpatient hospital services means preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic, observation, rehabilitation, or palliative services provided to an outpatient by or under the direction of a physician, dentist, or other practitioner by an institution that:
Participating Hospital means an Administrator Hospital that has an agreement with the Claim Administrator or another Blue Cross and/or Blue Shield Plan to provide Hospital services to participants in the Participating Provider Option program.
Hospice means a public agency or private organization licensed pursuant to Chapter 400, Florida Statutes (or if outside Florida, applicable state law), to provide Hospice services. Such licensed entity must be principally engaged in providing pain relief, symptom management, and supportive services to terminally ill Members and their families.
Hospital pharmacy means a pharmacy providing pharmaceutical care to
Hospital pharmacist means an Iowa-licensed pharmacist who meets the requirements for participating in a hospital practice protocol as determined by the hospital’s P&T committee.
Hospital Services means the clinical services provided by the Hospital and the operational activities that support those clinical services, that are funded in whole or in part by the LHIN, and includes the type, volume, frequency and availability of Hospital Services; HSAA Indicator Technical Specifications means the document entitled “HSAA Indicator Technical Specifications” as it may be amended or replaced from time to time;
Partial Hospitalization means outpatient treatment in which an individual receives at least six clinical hours of institutional care per day (24-hour period) for at least five days per week and returns home or is not treated as an inpatient during the remainder of that 24-hour period. A Hospital shall not be considered a "home" for purposes of this definition.
Healthcare means a unit granted by Healthcare representing a general unsecured promise by Healthcare to deliver a share of Healthcare Common Stock, which unit is granted pursuant to a Healthcare equity plan as part of the adjustment to Tyco Performance Share Units in connection with the Healthcare Distribution; and (iii) when immediately preceded by “Electronics” shall mean a unit granted by Electronics representing a general unsecured promise by Electronics to deliver a share of Electronics Common Stock, which unit is granted pursuant to an Electronics equity plan as part of the adjustment to Tyco Performance Share Units in connection with the Electronics Distribution.
Medical home means a team approach to providing health care that originates in a primary care setting; fosters a partnership among the patient, the personal provider, and other health care professionals, and where appropriate, the patient’s family; utilizes the partnership to access and integrate all medical and nonmedical health-related services across all elements of the health care system and the patient’s community as needed by the patient and the patient’s family to achieve maximum health potential; maintains a centralized, comprehensive record of all health-related services to promote continuity of care; and has all of the characteristics specified in section 135.158.
Non-Participating Hospital means an Administrator Hospital that does not meet the definition of a Participating Hospital.
Rehabilitation Hospital means an Institution which mainly provides therapeutic and restorative services to Sick or Injured people. It is recognized as such if:
Centers means the international agricultural and natural resources research centers that are members of the Consortium; and each a “Center”.
EAP means the Employee Assistance Program offered through the City and County of San Francisco.
Pet means any domesticated animal normally maintained in or near the household of the owner thereof.