What does Hospitalization mean?

Definitions for Hospitalization

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Hospitalization.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hospitalization(noun)

    a period of time when you are confined to a hospital

    "now they try to shorten the patient's hospitalization"

  2. hospitalization(noun)

    the condition of being treated as a patient in a hospital

    "he hoped to avoid the expense of hospitalization"

  3. hospitalization insurance, hospitalization(noun)

    insurance that pays all or part of a patient's hospital expense

  4. hospitalization, hospitalisation, hospital care(noun)

    placing in medical care in a hospital


  1. hospitalization(Noun)

    The hospitalizing of a patient, the condition of being hospitalized, or the period a patient stays in hospital.

  2. hospitalization(Noun)

    Insurance that pays a patient's expenses.


  1. Hospitalization

    Hospitalization is the state of being confined to a hospital to receive medical treatment of some kind.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Hospitalization

    The confinement of a patient in a hospital.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hospitalization in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hospitalization in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joe Bresee:

    Flu is amazingly unpredictable, as flu becomes more common and more intense over the next few weeks, unfortunately those death numbers and hospitalization numbers will continue to rise.

  2. Ana Paula D'Alincourt Carvalho Assef:

    There is the risk of contracting diseases, which are not more serious that those caused by other micro-organisms, the problem is that in case of infection it is possible that treatment involves hospitalization.

  3. Bobby Brown wife:

    Bobby Brown is encouraged by the steps that Bobbi Kristina has made since Bobbi Kristina hospitalization, bobbi Kristina has made it out of ICU, opened Bobbi Kristina eyes, and started a rehabilitation that will be long and hard.

  4. Richard Parkes:

    We believe the FDA will likely view the risk as likely to be a class effect and apply changes to all approved drugs in the class, thus, even with information added to Onglyza's label for increased risk of heart failure hospitalization, we do not expect the drug to be commercially disadvantaged versus other members of its class.

  5. Martin Zielinski:

    Even if patients believe they understand what occurred during their hospitalization and the instructions they are to follow upon dismissal, they can become confused after they leave the hospital environment as their memory can be clouded by medications they were administered, the stress of hospitalization, and, particularly within our patient population, traumatic brain injuries such as concussions.

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