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Synonyms for patient

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enduring or capable of enduring hardship or inconvenience without complaint

Synonyms for patient

the semantic role of an entity that is not the agent but is directly involved in or affected by the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

enduring trying circumstances with even temper or characterized by such endurance

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All three hospitals will hold diagnostic tests and out-patient appointments.
Dr Al Awadhi added that the out-patient endoscopy rooms will also be increased from three to five in the near future.
The charge of PS100 is that which is charged by the hospital to the primary care (GPs) organisations for the out-patient consultation - part of the commissioning process or internal market - an internal exchange of money which is undesirable, wasteful and expensive; it merely provides employment for administrators - money that would be better spent on providing more doctors, nurses, and other frontline workers who would be actually providing patient care.
The therapy comprises 40 out-patient individual therapy sessions over a period of 10 months.
The contribution of the out-patient facility is a continuation of the support provided by Mobilink to SKMCH&R Cover the last many years.
2,326 people sought medical assistance, 1,082 people were hospitalized, 1,243 people received out-patient treatment.
Summary: The American University of Beirut and the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) have signed an agreement whereby the latter will reimburse the university for outstanding out-patient co-payments that have been due since July 2002, a university statement said on Monday.
One option is to transfer all in-patient beds to other hospitals with Morpeth providing only out-patient services at a new facility in the town.
He said the most favoured option was renovation of the hospital so it could provide more out-patient services, while moving in-patients' beds to Wansbeck General in Ashington.
I also attend out-patient clinics inthe afternoons; the lavatories are disgusting, through nothing other than misuse by patients.
Grandad and former Mayor Tom Lewis has opened a hospital's modern child and family-friendly reception and out-patient department which had been his vision.
The number of people on waiting lists for out-patient treatment has shot up by almost 13 per cent in the past year.
There are now 216,545 people waiting for their first out-patient appointment and inpatient lists revealed there are 74,590 waiting for an operation.
That could force the hospital to cancel or postpone operations and out-patient care.
Our out-patient waiting times need to be lower, but we were aware of that fact as the workload has been so high.