Convalescent sentence example
The patient should continue to take about 100 grains a day for at least a fortnight after he is apparently convalescent, otherwise a recrudescence is very probable.
The infirmary convalescents are sent to the convalescent house in Corstorphine.
A convalescent home (1872) commemorates the recovery from illness of King Edward VII.
He was not dead, but evidently the crisis was over and he was convalescent.
On a site of three acres stands the convalescent home of the Norfolk and Norwich hospital.Advertisement
Everyday therapy dogs go to work with their owners and trainers to help bring a little sunshine to residents of nursing homes and convalescent centers.
A nursing home is considered for seniors with chronic or long-term illness or injury, as well as for convalescent care.
A nursing home may also be known as a convalescent home.
Before selecting a convalescent home, research your options as much as possible.
Herne Bay convalescent Home In July, 1876, the School District opened a children's seaside convalescent home at Herne Bay in Kent.Advertisement
Diagnosis is generally confirmed by serological testing but this requires testing of both acute and convalescent sera.
When you evaluate a convalescent home, consider strongly if you would feel reassured leaving your loved one there.
The right convalescent home helps ailing seniors obtain needed medical care, emotional support and assistance with daily living.
A convalescent home provides assistance for adults, typically seniors, who require 24-hour care.
A convalescent home is more commonly referred to as a nursing home, or a skilled nursing facility.Advertisement
Medicare's Nursing Home Compare utility provides information on Medicare and Medicaid-certified convalescent homes.
Cheerful staff members, who enjoy their work, go a long way towards a pleasant atmosphere for the senior residing in a convalescent home.
Unfortunately, staying in a convalescent home is expensive.
This is due to a variety of factors, including a reduced amount of physical capabilities, a loss of a spouse or close friendships due to old age, or feelings of abandonment and fear that may result from a move to a convalescent home.
Some seniors will need formal care in nursing homes and convalescent homes, but a growing number of seniors and their families are going to be looking for care that will let seniors stay in their homes as long as possible.Advertisement
If individuals survive the paroxysmal stage, recovery occurs gradually during the convalescent stage, usually taking about three to four weeks.
Provide care for physically ill individuals in their homes, such as the elderly, convalescent, or disabled.
You can donate your time to your local convalescent hospital, or you can donate money to a group such as the Twilight Wish Foundation, which helps seniors live life to the fullest while there is still life left to live.
On the "farm" the city maintains an "infirmary village," a tuberculosis sanatorium, a detention hospital, a convalescent hospital and houses of correction.
There are twelve fever hospitals, including northern and southern convalescent hospitals.Advertisement
A converted mansion, Woodford Hall, forms a convalescent home.
The institutions include a museum of local antiquities, a grammar school, the Siemens Convalescent Home and the Ilkley Bath Charitable Institution.
The public buildings include, the Clark hospital, the Victoria infirmary convalescent home and the Stevenson institute and mechanics' library.
Among the institutions of the town may be mentioned the Queen Alexandra Hospital (1902), and several hydropathic establishments and convalescent homes.
There are, besides, industrial schools for boys and girls and for Roman Catholic children, a Female School of Industry, the Seabank Rescue Home, Nazareth House and Orphanage, St Martha's Home for Girls, St Margaret's Convalescent Home and Sisterhood, House of Bethany, the Convent of the Sacred Heart and the Educational Trust School.
It has lace, dyeing and tanning industries, and manufactures of toys and musical instruments; and there is a convalescent home for the poor of the city of Leipzig.
Cromwell House, now a convalescent home, was presented by Oliver Cromwell to his eldest daughter Bridget on her marriage with Henry Ireton (January 15, 1646/7).
Later Brighton had the main convalescent and holiday home for all war-blinded in the south at West House.
By and by her daughter became convalescent, and was crying continually for some grapes, tho it was winter.
Ideally, the choice of convalescent home is made in advance, but often the need for a facility comes as a surprise.
Most of the charitable institutions - for instance, the convalescent home, fever hospital, home for girls and Red House home - are situated at Inveresk, about 12 m.
A convalescent home, the Trompenberg, was established here in 1874, and there are a town hall, middle-class and technical schools, and various places of worship, including a synagogue.
The town possesses a pier and promenade, a theatre, assembly rooms, and numerous convalescent homes, including an establishment belonging to the Merchant Taylors' Company.
The principal buildings are the parish church, well-placed on a hill overlooking the pier, convalescent homes, Cottage and Victoria fever hospitals, and the town house.
Among the benevolent and charitable institutions are the royal national hospitals for consumptives (founded in 1869), the seaside home of the London city mission, the St Catherine's home for consumptives and the convalescent home of the Royal Hants Hospital.
Among the charitable institutions are the general hospitals (Harper, Grace and St Mary's); the Detroit Emergency, the Children's Free and the United States Marine hospitals; St Luke's hospital, church home, and orphanage; the House of Providence (a maternity hospital and infant asylum); the Woman's hospital and foundling's home; the Home for convalescent children, &c. In 1894 the mayor, Hazen Senter Pingree (1842-1901), instituted the practice of preparing, through municipal aid and supervision, large tracts of vacant land in and about the city for the growing of potatoes and other vegetables and then, in conjunction with the board of poor commissioners, assigning it in small lots to families of the unemployed, and furnishing them with seed for planting.
That happened only when, as was the case that day, her husband returned home, or a sick child was convalescent, or when she and Countess Mary spoke of Prince Andrew (she never mentioned him to her husband, who she imagined was jealous of Prince Andrew's memory), or on the rare occasions when something happened to induce her to sing, a practice she had quite abandoned since her marriage.
Situated on a slightly elevated headland facing Swansea Bay and the Bristol Channel, it has fine sands, rocks and breezy commons, on one of which, near golf links resorted to from all parts of Glamorgan, is "The Rest," a convalescent home for the working classes, completed in 1891, with accommodation for eighty persons.
The principal buildings are the town hall, the county buildings, the assembly rooms, occupying the site of an old Franciscan monastery, three hospitals, a convalescent home, the Smyllum orphanage and the Queen Victoria Jubilee fountain.
The benevolent institutions include the general hospital, founded in 1817, removed to the present site in 1867, extended by the addition of two wings in 1878 and of an eye department in 1890; a convalescent home for twenty patients from the hospital only (1903); the Royal Cambrian Institution for the Deaf and Dumb, established in 1847 at Aberystwyth, removed to Swansea in 1850, and several times enlarged, so as to have at present accommodation for ninety-eight pupils; the Swansea and South Wales Institution for the Blind, established in 1865 and now under the Board of Education; the Swansea and South Wales Nursing Institute (1873), providing a home for nurses in the intervals of their employment; a nursing institution (1902) for nursing the sick poor in their own homes, affiliated with the Queen's Jubilee Institute of London; the Sailors' Home (1864); a Sailors' Rest (1885); and a Mission to Seamen's Institute (1904).
The Roman Catholic Convalescent Home for women and children was erected in 1865.