teaching hospital


: a hospital that is affiliated with a medical school and provides means for medical education

Examples of teaching hospital in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Mohanty works at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital. Julia Marnin, Miami Herald, 31 Jan. 2024 In 2020, Medicare provided $4.5 billion to partially compensate teaching hospitals for education costs and an additional $11.68 billion to compensate teaching hospitals for the higher patient care costs that can accompany teaching. Abraham Nussbaum and Renee Y. Hsia, STAT, 2 Nov. 2023 Baptist Health, South Florida’s largest not-for-profit healthcare system, is in the process of becoming the teaching hospital for FIU, the largest public university in South Florida. Michelle Marchante, Miami Herald, 25 Jan. 2024 The city would get a brand-new medical school and teaching hospital, and low-income people would get more health care services. Rachel Cohrs Reprints, STAT, 2 Jan. 2024 Downstairs is its own kind of teaching hospital, full of aspiring writers instead of surgical residents, who work here for and with Fontana, hoping to make a life in a business that lately seems to be coming apart before their eyes. Travis M. Andrews, Washington Post, 1 Sep. 2023 The teaching hospital had already garnered a favorable reputation owing to improvements such as round-the-clock electricity. Cameron Pugh, The Christian Science Monitor, 17 Oct. 2023 To conduct his research, Ali collected standard surgical consent forms from 15 teaching hospitals across the country. Maggie Scales, BostonGlobe.com, 23 Aug. 2023 Instead, the residents went to the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education — elevating grievances that had roiled the teaching hospital for years to a body with the power to shut down the entire facility. Rebecca Ellis, Los Angeles Times, 3 Nov. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1933, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of teaching hospital was in 1933

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“Teaching hospital.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teaching%20hospital. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

Medical Definition

teaching hospital

teach·​ing hospital ˈtē-chiŋ- How to pronounce teaching hospital (audio)
: a hospital that is affiliated with a medical school and provides the means for medical education to students, interns, residents, and sometimes postgraduates
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