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Descriptor in English: Hospitals, Satellite
Descriptor in Spanish: Hospitales Satélites
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hospitais Satélites
Descriptor in French: Hôpitaux satellites
Entry term(s): Branch Hospital
Branch Hospitals
Hospital, Branch
Hospital, Satellite
Hospitals, Branch
Satellite Hospital
Satellite Hospitals
Tree number(s): N02.278.421.530
Scope note: Those hospitals which are extensions of a main hospital and are wholly or partly administered by that hospital.
Annotation: extensions of a main hosp & admin by it; coord IM with hosp ownership term (e.g., HOSPITALS, FEDERAL; HOSPITALS, PROPRIETARY; etc.) (IM or NIM) or specialty hosp or med specialty (IM or NIM) if relevant; 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
History Note: 91(Aug 77); was see under HOSPITALS 1977-90
DeCS UI: 6936
Descriptor UI: D006781
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/11
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Hospitals, Satellite - Preferred
Concept UI M0010613
Scope note Those hospitals which are extensions of a main hospital and are wholly or partly administered by that hospital.
Preferred term Hospitals, Satellite
Entry term(s) Branch Hospital
Branch Hospitals
Hospital, Branch
Hospital, Satellite
Hospitals, Branch
Satellite Hospital
Satellite Hospitals



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