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Descriptor English: Hospitals, Private
Descriptor Spanish: Hospitales Privados
Descriptor Portuguese: Hospitais Privados
Descriptor French: Hôpitaux privés
Entry term(s): Hospital, Private
Private Hospital
Private Hospitals
Tree number(s): N02.278.421.481
VS3.002.001.011
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016304
Scope note: A class of hospitals that includes profit or not-for-profit hospitals that are controlled by a legal entity other than a government agency. (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed)
Annotation: non-government profit or not-for-profit; coord NIM with special hosp (e.g., HOSPITALS, CHRONIC DISEASE) or med specialty (IM or NIM) if pertinent; specify geog
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Hospitals, Proprietary (1975-1990)
Public MeSH Note: 91
History Note: 91
Entry Version: HOSP PRIVATE
DeCS ID: 28984
Unique ID: D016304
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1990/06/26
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Hospitals, Private - Preferred
Concept UI M0024917
Scope note A class of hospitals that includes profit or not-for-profit hospitals that are controlled by a legal entity other than a government agency. (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed)
Preferred term Hospitals, Private
Entry term(s) Hospital, Private
Private Hospital
Private Hospitals



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