OPEN HOSPITAL By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 a psychiatric hospital lacking locked entryways or physical constraint systems/tools. Commonly referred to as open-door hospital. OPEN HOSPITAL: "The open hospital is not an idealy situation for patients requiring more control and restrictions." Related Psychology Terms OPEN WARD PHYSICAL MCDICINE CONDITIONAL DISCHARGE PSYCHIATRIC UNIT OPEN-CLASSROOM DESIGN OPEN-BOOK EXAM OPEN-DOOR POLICY CORTICAL PROCESS LUNATIC ASYLUM WEEKEND HOSPITALIZATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OPEN HOSPITAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/open-hospital/ (accessed September 21, 2019).