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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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For the study, published in the Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, researchers examined a group of youth aged between 8-17 years who were receiving inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services.
Kids can be admitted as inpatients from Monday to Thursday, with the ward being used as a short stay assessment unit on the other days.
The CICA certification, developed by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), validates and acknowledges the skills and expertise of professionals and provides an industry standard for employers as they look to hire inpatient auditors.
Would the patient benefit from the therapeutic milieu and specialized staff of an inpatient psychiatry unit?
The authors call for more research into the discrepancy between inpatient and outpatient groups and for experts to modify treatment in order to make up for the loss of self-worth seen in inpatient settings.
"This study demonstrated that approximately 70% of patients presenting to the ED with SSTI were treated as outpatients [and] while 30-day re-presentation was similar for inpatient and outpatients, readmission was more likely in those previously admitted."
The essential rules about implementation of NCMS, including the deductible, the maximum inpatient expenditure and policy reimbursement rate, the priority order for the reimbursement of essential drugs or Chinese traditional herbal medicine, were all designed by the provincial government.
This joint venture expects to operate 29 inpatient rehabilitation beds at this location.
At the time of the incident, the second patient, a friend of the first, was an inpatient in the ward.
For their retrospective analysis, data were obtained from the 2011 Nation wide Inpatient Sample, which is a large all-payer inpatient care database in the United States that contains information on more than 7 million hospital stays.
SAN DIEGO -- Adoption of and strict adherence to a clinical pathway for diagnosis and treatment of bronchiolitis, especially in pediatric patients, can alleviate costs for both patients and hospitals in the ED and inpatient settings, and allow for shorter lengths of stay, according to a retrospective cohort study.