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Descriptor English: Hospital Departments
Descriptor Spanish: Departamentos de Hospitales
Descriptor Portuguese: Departamentos Hospitalares
Descriptor French: Services hospitaliers
Entry term(s): Department, Hospital
Departments, Hospital
Hospital Department
Tree number(s): N02.278.216.500.968
N04.452.442.452.422
VS3.002.001.001.008
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006748
Scope note: Major administrative divisions of the hospital.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; for those not precoordinated, coordinate with specialty or service
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Hospital Administration (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
Entry Version: HOSP DEP
DeCS ID: 6905
Unique ID: D006748
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Hospital Departments - Preferred
Concept UI M0010566
Scope note Major administrative divisions of the hospital.
Preferred term Hospital Departments
Entry term(s) Department, Hospital
Departments, Hospital
Hospital Department



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