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French term or phrase:congé de l'hôpital
English translation:discharge
Entered by: Lise Boismenu, B.Sc.
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11:56 Jul 8, 2002
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: Congé
Comme dans:
RECEVOIR SON CONGÉ DE L'HÔPITAL.

Release ?
Lise Boismenu, B.Sc.
Canada
Local time: 19:46
discharge
Explanation:
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Note added at 2002-07-08 12:00:54 (GMT)
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discharge

congé
autorisation de sortie
permis de sortie


DEF – The act or process of discharging (a patient) or (of a patient\'s) being discharged.

DEF – Dans notre système hospitalier, permission de quitter l\'hôpital accordée à un patient.


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Note added at 2002-07-08 12:02:10 (GMT)
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\"Hospital Discharge

The National Health Interview Survey defines a hospital discharge as the completion of any continuous period of stay of one night or more in a hospital as an inpatient. According to the National Hospital Discharge Survey and the American Hospital Association, discharge is the formal release of an inpatient by a hospital (excluding newborn infants), that is, the termination of a period of hospitalization (including stays of 0 nights) by death or by disposition to a place of residence, nursing home, or another hospital.\"
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/datawh/nchsdefs/discharge.htm
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Florence B
France
Local time: 01:46
Grading comment
Merci Oddie!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +6discharge
Florence B


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
discharge


Explanation:
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Note added at 2002-07-08 12:00:54 (GMT)
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discharge

congé
autorisation de sortie
permis de sortie


DEF – The act or process of discharging (a patient) or (of a patient\'s) being discharged.

DEF – Dans notre système hospitalier, permission de quitter l\'hôpital accordée à un patient.


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Note added at 2002-07-08 12:02:10 (GMT)
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\"Hospital Discharge

The National Health Interview Survey defines a hospital discharge as the completion of any continuous period of stay of one night or more in a hospital as an inpatient. According to the National Hospital Discharge Survey and the American Hospital Association, discharge is the formal release of an inpatient by a hospital (excluding newborn infants), that is, the termination of a period of hospitalization (including stays of 0 nights) by death or by disposition to a place of residence, nursing home, or another hospital.\"
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/datawh/nchsdefs/discharge.htm


Florence B
France
Local time: 01:46
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 753
Grading comment
Merci Oddie!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  GILOU
2 mins
  -> merci Gilles !

agree  Parrot
2 mins

agree  Rowan Morrell: Discharge sounds good in this context.
5 mins

agree  xxxswani
1 hr

agree  Linda Jarosiewicz
1 hr

agree  Joy Axelson
5 hrs
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