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inpatient

a hospital patient who occupies a bed for at least one night in the course of treatment, examination, or observation
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INITIATIVEThe Linda Mama initiative is an expanded free maternal care programme for expectant mothers.Mr Mwangi said the secondary school medical cover recently rolled out by the government was only designed to take care of in-patient and outpatient illnesses.
Its pre-Budget submission urged the Government to abolish the prescription fee and the [euro]75 in-patient charge.
Also, policyholders have the option to do cashless transactions for in-patient treatments through AXA's global network of hospitals.
Most referrals will come from within CSH but patients outside can also visit the centre." In-patient rehabilitation programmes will last between three to four weeks, depending on the patient's case.
Its team of doctors offer a range of services, including IVF, prenatal care, ultrasound, minor gynaecological surgery, in-patient and out-patient treatments and plastic surgery.
The court also heard Clarke launched an unprovoked attack on a fellow in-patient on February 5 last year, in which he punched him repeatedly in the face.
The hospital receives a high number of gastroenterology cases every year and the expansion will help provide comprehensive in-patient gastroenterology services to our patients."
"However in the past few years we have been unable to recruit the number of consultants we need to meet the complex needs of patients requiring care as an in-patient at the unit at the University Hospital of North Tees.
The 26-year-old actress, who entered her 90 days of court-ordered in-patient rehab at the Betty Ford Center, told Piers Morgan in an interview that was conducted a few weeks back that everyone thinks that she has done cocaine so many times, which is incorrect as she has only done it four or five times in her life.
There have been moves to treat more mentally-ill people in the community, resulting in cuts to the number of in-patient mental health beds.
The proposals would see the hospice increase the number of in-patient beds from four to six and create additional well-being facilities such as a spa and therapy suite.