teaching hospital

noun

Definition of 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 Aside from Eappen, Beth Israel Deaconess president Peter Healy is the only chief of a major Boston teaching hospital who is not a director for a for-profit company. BostonGlobe.com, 7 Aug. 2021 Although Joe DiMaggio in Hollywood has pediatric specialists, Boston Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric hospital in the country and the primary teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. Cindy Krischer Goodman, Sun Sentinel, 25 Apr. 2022 Mandalay General Hospital, a major teaching hospital in Myanmar’s second-largest city, has been at the center of the protest movement since the start. New York Times, 19 Apr. 2022 Partners in Health has spent $2.5 million at Kissy over four years on renovations, drugs and a laboratory and on earning accreditation as a teaching hospital. New York Times, 11 Apr. 2022 In early March, several social-media posts indicated something was happening at Shanghai Sixth People’s Hospital, a major teaching hospital with more than 5 million patient visits in an average year. Liyan Qi And Natasha Khan, WSJ, 23 Mar. 2022 Among them was a teaching hospital in Mirebalais, about 40 miles north of Port-au-Prince, that opened in 2013 and offered chemotherapy drugs, a gleaming new $700,000 CT scanner and three operating rooms with full-time trauma surgeons. New York Times, 21 Feb. 2022 The new HCA Florida University Hospital will carry over the Level 3 designation, but as a teaching hospital, specialists will do research and collaborate with experts across the country to help premature babies survive and thrive. Cindy Krischer Goodman, sun-sentinel.com, 6 Nov. 2021 Today, Partners in Health operates 16 health facilities in Haiti, including a teaching hospital, and employs a local staff of nearly 7,000. Bill Clinton, Time, 2 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of teaching hospital

1933, in the meaning defined above

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teaching hospital

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teach·​ing hospital | \ ˈtē-chiŋ- How to pronounce teaching hospital (audio) \

Medical Definition of teaching hospital

: 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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