bed day

bed day

An NHS unit used to quantify the availability and use of beds over time, such that bed counts are expressed as a number of ‘bed days’.
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For National Make Your Bed Day next month, Appletree has compiled its top 10 tips on how to style a bed like a pro, including its team's most popular bed-making hacks and new ideas on what to do with throws, cushions and other bed accessories.
Cost reductions are based on statewide average bed day costs per consumer.
The Minister further said that ESI Corporation has decided to open six bed Day Care Centres in various ESI Dispensaries, all over the country.
If, at the end of one year, the actual bed day count declines from the previous year, most likely that will translate into a lower predetermined bed day target for the following year.
A person may experience a "disability bed day," spending the day in bed because of the effects of hypothyroidism or depression.
To celebrate, it is launching the first ever National Love Your Bed Day on August 6.
A bed day is defined as one person in one bed for one night.
For a month his wife was unconscious, in a doctor-induced coma, to help her torn-apart body heal, and for a month Vitaly Scherbo, the greatest sports hero of Belarus, sat by his wife's bed day and night in a Pennsylvania hospital, hardly sleeping, seldom eating, an Olympic hero who needed his friend and teammate, Aleksandr Kolivanov, at his side to keep him from drinking.
They made them during a Make a Bed Day, organised by the charity Leaves of Hope, at the church in Heol-y-Deri, Cardiff.
This has resulted in a hospital admission and bed day rate that is 50% higher than one finds in for example, Chicago, and most other major markets where health care has traditionally cost more.
This year's event comprised of several different initiatives including Fishing 4 Food, Fork to Fork, Breakfast in Bed Day, North East Food Fortnight and Dorset Food Week.
The NHS is aiming to claw back a million bed days between April 17 and June 26 by speeding up patient recoveries.