Hospital wards, hosting equipment
Hospital wards, hosting equipment, devices. Hospitals ward is a specialized room with beds and other furniture where a patient stays during hospitalization or medical procedures (for example, hemodialysis). It can also be described as a place where patients with similar conditions and needs are placed together. There are usually several beds in one ward, because grouping similar patients decreases the cost of required and equipment and increases the effectiveness of treatment. Although sometimes patients also can be separated one by one, for instance, in those cases when a patient suffers from strongly contagious infectious disease or has extremely weak immune system and can be easily infected by others. Hosting is a process of storing medical data in computer. The job is usually done by a health care assistant.