For the purposes of this Chapter, the terms “hospital” and “institutional homes” are hereby defined as follows:
A. “Hospital” means any institution devoted primarily to
the rendering of healing, curing and nursing care, or healing, curing or nursing
care, which maintains and operates facilities for the diagnosis, treatment and
care of two or more nonrelated individuals suffering from illness, injury or
deformity, or where obstetrical or other healing, curing or nursing care is
rendered over a period exceeding 24 hours.
B. “Institutional homes” mean any institution within the definitions of “maternity home,” “nursing home,” “home for the aged,” “day nursery,” “kindergarten,” “child caring institution,” and “group care home for physically handicapped or mentally handicapped children” as stated in this Code.