bed complement

bed complement

A UK term for the number of beds for the admission of inpatients and day cases using an inpatient bed, exclusive of day bed units and temporary beds (e.g. stretchers or beds for non-patients).
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Take the University Hospital Trust for example, they seem to have lost seven per cent of their bed complement in 1999-2000 to bring them below the number they had in the last year of John Major.
Kole: As our nursing home bed complement has increased from 128 to 240, we've gone from approximately 270 to 570 employees.
1 beds) had a greater resemblance in service mix, in the number of equivalent full-time personnel per occupied bed, and in the percent of occupancy rates compared with mergers in which one hospital's acute inpatient bed complement was eliminated.
Management anticipates the transfer of most inpatient activity by mid- summer, at which time it will maintain a staffed bed complement of 250.
The two long-term care facilities in Tom's River and Mountainside also continue to be fully utilized and an application to increase the long-term bed complement at Toms' River has been recently approved.
Given capacity constraints at the hospital, MCH has planned to construct a six-story bed tower to expand its private bed complement.
The projects under way are intended to increase DUH's staffed bed complement to its full licensed capacity of 943 beds, which will enable DUHS to continue to maintain and increase its market share of the growing Greater Triangle area market, which in the past has been hampered by constrained capacity at the main facility.
Construction of the new 155-bed North Tower at the Lawrenceville campus was completed in September of this year, adding 129 beds to the licensed bed complement, and should alleviate the capacity constrains at the main facility.
The MHA will increase DUH's staffed bed complement by 126 beds, bringing DUH to its full licensed capacity of 943 beds and will enable DUHS to continue to maintain and increase its market share of the growing Greater Triangle area market, which in the past has been hampered by constrained capacity at the main facility.
With the campus repositioning project on hold, Bethesda has begun to implement initiatives to address the current operational challenges and to work within the current bed complement.
Series 2008 bond proceeds will be used to fund a portion of a new patient tower project which will expand the existing bed complement by 50 at the Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC).
5 million of additional debt during the summer of 2008 to fund the construction of a 242,000 square foot ambulatory center and a new patient tower that will expand the existing bed complement by 50 beds.