bed count

bed count

A UK term for an NHS trust management’s rolling assessment of staffed inpatient beds. Bed counts reflect occupancy and beds may be temporary or permanent, allocated (assigned) to a particular service and ‘borrowed’ or ‘lent’.
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One intention was to deliver the 672-bed hospital for the potential influx of military patients as well as topping up the bed count which many felt had not been sufficient since about 1920.
The final expansion is an inpatient tower that would increase the hospital's current bed count of 537, while also allowing it to get rid of its oldest and smallest rooms which don't hold up to current standards of larger single-patient rooms with space for family and added privacy.
The department,which gets an annual appropriation of just over half a billion dollars, has requested $884 million to increase its bed count by 5,200.
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The project will update the skilled nursing facility, decreasing total bed count to 56 from 66 while increasing the number of private rooms to 26 from 12.
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Devi Shetty and headquartered in Bengaluru, Narayana Health group is the second largest health care provider in the country in terms of operational bed count.
Any attempt to deal with the problem which doesn't increase the bed count is PR-led, not evidence based." The shortages were worst at Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar where 28 people in need of a bed.
As part of the Enhanced MDM services, ValueCentric will help improve Ambu's target account selling process and provide key demographic information about leading prospects such as bed count and GPO relationships.
Hospital characteristics included bed count, medical school affiliation, critical access hospital status, and ownership type.