inpatient care unit

inpatient care unit

a hospital unit organized for the provision of medical and nursing services to a group of inpatients. Units are usually grouped according to diagnosis or other common characteristics, such as maternity or surgical patients.
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In August 2009, a Kaizen event was held to standardize phlebotomy carts and emphasize prompt arrival to the first inpatient care unit of the morning shift.
Dedicated Zebra printers for the ID bands will be located on each inpatient care unit, as shown in Figures 3 and 4.
WASHINGTON, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The HSC Pediatric Center marks its 125th anniversary with the launch of Home at HSC, an inpatient care unit that welcomes families and simulates a home environment for long-term patients age 6 months to 21 years who require acute, long-term support that is difficult to provide in a home, group home or typical long-term care facility.
BHCHP is renovating a venerable old building in Boston that will unite the core elements of its operations under one roof, including an expanded inpatient care unit, primary care, dental and mental health, a pharmacy, administrative offices and the new datacenter.
The seven-story-plus-basement project includes a 100-bed inpatient care unit, diagnostic services, support services and expanded central plant.
Comprised of 96 private inpatient rooms, a 32-bed intensive care unit and two 32-bed telemetry inpatient care units, the facility will support the development of a comprehensive inpatient private bed strategy that includes expanding room size and increasing the number of critical care and telemetry-capable inpatient beds.
The hospital's chief nursing officer shall establish a mechanism for obtaining input from nurses in all inpatient care units who provide direct patient care regarding the nursing services staffing plan recommendations.
Nine two-story inpatient care units wrap around open-air gardens to provide access to safe outdoor environments.
The next phase of Expansion 2009 is scheduled to open this fall, when surgical services moves to the new section, followed by the inpatient care units.
After numerous discussions, the CDW Healthcare team committed to build, configure and deploy a mobile computing and medication administration solution that equips the health care system's emergency department (ED) and inpatient care units with customized carts.