hospital

noun
ADJECTIVE
community, district (esp. BrE), local
NHS (in the UK), private, public, state
day, long-stay (BrE)
general
children's, maternity, mental, psychiatric, etc.
teaching, university
field, military
VERB + HOSPITAL
go into, go to

He had to go to hospital for treatment. (BrE)

He had to go to the hospital for treatment. (AmE)

rush sb to, take sb to

She was rushed to hospital. (BrE)

She was rushed to the hospital. (AmE)

admit sb to, readmit sb to

He has been readmitted to hospital. (BrE)

He has been readmitted to the hospital. (AmE)

stay in

How long will I have to stay in hospital? (BrE)

How long will I have to stay in the hospital? (AmE)

come out of, leave

She came out of hospital this morning. (BrE)

She came out of the hospital this morning. (AmE)

discharge sb from
HOSPITAL + NOUN
administrator, doctor, staff, worker
inpatient, outpatient, patient
care, services, treatment
clinic, unit, ward
bed, room
admission, stay
records
system
PREPOSITION
at a/the hospital

She works at the John Radcliffe Hospital.

in (a/the) hospital

He is in hospital recovering from surgery. (BrE)

He is in the hospital recovering from surgery. (AmE)

I used to work as a cleaner in a hospital.

to (a/the) hospital

He was taken to hospital as a precaution. (BrE)

He was taken to the hospital as a precaution. (AmE)

We went to the hospital to visit my grandmother.

PHRASES
admission to hospital (BrE), admission to the hospital (AmE)
a stay in hospital (BrE), a stay in the hospital (AmE)

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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