Convalescent home


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Convalescent home

A medical care institution for patients recovering from acute or postoperative conditions who do not require the skilled services provided by an extended-care facility, such as those services provided by a nursing home.

convalescent home

A medical-care institution providing services for patients recovering from acute or postoperative conditions who do not require the level of skilled services provided by an extended-care facility or warrant custodial care such as that normally rendered in nursing homes.
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Liverpool Convalescent Home, with its restful surroundings and excellent care, helped many thousands of people return to health This landmark institution was built from cash amassed by the Liverpool Cotton District Relief Fund, an example of Victorian commercial benevolence.
It names the children's convalescent home, Woodhouse Eaves (which has since closed), for us to investigate.
The building had been run by the Workingmen's Club and Institute (CIU) as a convalescent home and latterly "hotel" for more than 100 years.
More recently, the District Health Authority bought Pool Park as a convalescent home, which housed male patients in 1937 and up to 120 during the war.
Cora and Isobel both want to stamp their authority on the convalescent home being run at the Abbey, but the already simmering tension between them finally explodes when Isobel discovers she has been overruled by Cora.
Gracjan Szadkowski chose to set up shop in a hotel bar just yards from the Northern Police Convalescent Home in Auchterarder, Perthshire.
Sadly, we now have to admit defeat on the Golden Grove front, but all our fundraisers and supporters can be assured we are still working towards our aim of finding a suitable location for a convalescent home and treatment facility," Mr Richards said.
Mary Traut at Rosary Hill Convalescent Home in Justice, III.
Following the sale of an LHF Convalescent Home, pounds 699,613 has been donated to local causes and trusts across Yorkshire.
When the call comes in that someone needs a smile and a laugh, the superheroes slip into loud sack dresses with polka dots and stripes, paint their faces white and put on big red noses, colorful wigs and bright red lipstick, then head to the nearest children's hospital, convalescent home, Special Olympics event or special-education school.
The minibus will be used by elderly and disabled residents of the RAOB's new Britney House convalescent home in Paignton, Devon.
I FEEL a need to put pen to paper after reading about the closure and sale of the BHSF convalescent home at Kewstoke near Weston.