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Descriptor English: Hospitals, Proprietary
Descriptor Spanish: Hospitales con Fines de Lucro
Descriptor Portuguese: Hospitais com Fins Lucrativos
Descriptor French: Hôpitaux privés à but lucratif
Entry term(s): Hospital, Proprietary
Hospitals, Private, Investor-Owned
Hospitals, Private, for-Profit
Private, Investor-Owned Hospitals
Private, for-Profit Hospitals
Proprietary Hospital
Proprietary Hospitals
Tree number(s): N02.278.215.110
N02.278.421.481.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006777
Scope note: Hospitals owned and operated by a corporation or an individual that operate on a for-profit basis, also referred to as investor-owned hospitals.
Annotation: privately organized & controlled hosp operated 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
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under HOSPITALS 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under HOSPITALS 1975-90
Entry Version: HOSP PROPRIETARY
DeCS ID: 29424
Unique ID: D006777
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Hospitals, Proprietary - Preferred
Concept UI M0010609
Scope note Hospitals owned and operated by a corporation or an individual that operate on a for-profit basis, also referred to as investor-owned hospitals.
Preferred term Hospitals, Proprietary
Entry term(s) Hospital, Proprietary
Hospitals, Private, Investor-Owned
Hospitals, Private, for-Profit
Private, Investor-Owned Hospitals
Private, for-Profit Hospitals
Proprietary Hospital
Proprietary Hospitals



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