Once upon a time, a nurses' station
was centrally located in a nursing unit, serving as a location where nurses and other clinicians would gather together, report patient information, and pool resources.
Headed by the project team (now called the nurses' station
team), comprising five young nurses and two NZNO staff), the awards were to have been financed largely through sponsorship - $11,500 has already been raised--with the board of directors approached to match that amount from the NZNO budget.
Let's face it, the NHS could get a receptionist to sit at the nurses' station
for 50 per cent of the salary a nurse earns.
She exited her room and leaned against a wall near the nurses' station
To minimize the institutional characteristics of this space, the nurses' station
was reduced in size, positioned along the side of the corridor in a central location, and adjacent to enclosed nursing support functions.
Designing an effective nurses' station
for behavioral healthcare environments involves striking a delicate balance.
Parker Home, a New Jersey-based senior care provider with assisted living and nursing facilities in Piscataway and New Brunswick, selected Avaya's IP Office, a secure, easy-to-use converged voice and data system, to help provide prompt and effective response to residents and their families "Since the message goes to a wireless phone instead of a central nurses' station
, we can respond to critical situations more quickly and deliver better service," says Norman Hale, director, plant operations, for Frances E.
Davis, who worked as an environmental service aide, was cleaning the nurses' station
in the emergency room in mid-2002 when she asked a nurse if she would allow her to clean in one area, the lawsuit said.
To get into the ward itself, visitors must first pass through double security doors which are kept permanently locked and can be opened only by a button pressed by staff on a nurses' station
down the corridor.
This elderly grocer sat smoking by his fourth-floor hospital window, heard the eleven PM shift change, watched an old documentary video from the adjacent nurses' station
, and planned his morning dialog.
On the second day of the missionaries' visit, I sat by the nurses' station
for several hours, helping with translations when called upon and observing the procession of people.
A tour of Bogdanich's hospital begins at the nurses' station
, where perhaps you're expecting to find your fantasy nurse: smart, tireless, dedicated, compassionate, equal parts Albert Schweitzer and Mary Poppins.