out of bed


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out of bed

(OOB) (owt bed)
Charting notation indicating that a patient has become ambulatory.
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Ever wake up in the morning and start trouble-shooting before you even get out of bed? You think, "Oh, no!
Paramedics in Pembrokeshire are regularly asked to aid residents of council-owned sheltered accommodation who fall out of bed or a chair, according to a health watchdog.