[Tagging] healthcare : nurse <> nursing_home <> nursing

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Mon Aug 13 20:55:14 UTC 2018



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> On 13. Aug 2018, at 19:40, Jmapb <jmapb at gmx.com> wrote:
> 
> If this is something akin to a doctor's office, but staffed by a nurse instead of a doctor, I'd suggest healthcare=nurse. It's a parallel structure to healthcare=doctor, healthcare=dentist, healthcare=midwife, etc. It's not in the wiki, but it is the most popular tag and IMO self-explanatory.
> 
> The healthcare=office + office=nurse combo I'm not so keen on. Obviously "doctor's office" and even "nurse's office" are common phrases in English, but in OSM I feel that healthcare=office implies that it's an administrative office not a location where patients are treated.


+1 to all of this 


cheers,
Martin 


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