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health centre

(in Britain) premises, owned by a local authority, providing health care for the local community and usually housing a group practice, nursing staff, a child-health clinic, X-ray facilities, etc.
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He said that the Ministry in the meantime will rejuvenate the Budaiya Health Centre which serves citizens in Bani Jamrah, Deraz, Marrakh, al-Madina al-Shamalia, increase patient intake capacity and improve quality and speed of medical treatment services provided to patients.
Al Wakra Health Centre will operate in two shifts from 7am to 2pm and from 3pm to 9pm.
The patients registered with Umm Sequim health centre will now have access to newer facilities with several specialist clinics at Al Barsha health centre, which functions 24 hours, said a statement.
Among his ideas include becoming a national destination for diagnostic and fitness assessments for corporate clients or possibly franchising out the Group Health Centre community-based concept across Canada.
There are also clinics at Longbridge Health Centre, Kings Norton Surgery, Millennium Health Centre and Fox Hollies Leisure Centre.
Trillium Health Centre is one of Canada's largest community hospitals with regional tertiary care programs in cardiac, stroke, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, and sexual assault and domestic violence services.
The Health Centre is at the physical and metaphorical heart of this densely architectural domestic world, springing from its semi-circular entry nucleus.
Programs, services and staff located in the Riverton Community Health Centre include a family physician, a nurse practitioner, a public health nurse, EKG equipment, a seniors resource co-ordinator and a community healthy-weight support group.
Proponents of the Health Centre intend to bring that number up, to better reflect the population.
The pounds 7 million Glebefields Health Centre in St Mark's Road, Tipton, which has just received approval from planners, will be one of the first schemes to take shape, with building work expected to start in the New Year and an opening planned for summer 2010.
236] Cancer Prognosis and Health Outcomes Unit, University Of Montreal Health Centre, Montreal, QC;
Dubai: Umm Suqeim primary health centre will shift its base to Al Barsha primary health centre.