Emerson Hospital - Wheeler 4

Acute Care
Wheeler 4
Adult & Pediatric Medical / Surgical Combined
155 Hospital Licensed Beds
Date of Services Reported: FY 2010   Average Number of Patients Per Day: 18.14

      Number of Staff
Direct Caregivers Scheduled Hours Shift Length Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
  Day Shift
RN/LPN 7am-3pm 8.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00
Unlicensed Assistive Personnel 7am-3pm 8.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00
                   
 
  Evening Shift
RN/LPN 3pm-11pm 8.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00
Unlicensed Assistive Personnel 3pm-11pm 8.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.00
                   
 
  Night Shift
RN/LPN 11pm-7am 8.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.00
Unlicensed Assistive Personnel 11pm-7am 8.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
                   

    Plan / Budgeted Direct WHPPD
(Worked Hours Per Patient Day)
7.92
    Actual Worked Hours Per Patient Day 8.23
    % Difference 3.91%

Additional Care Team Members
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Skills Shift Coverage
  Day Evening Night
Unit Nurse Management X    
Staff Educator X    
Clinical Nurse Specialist      
Unit Clerical Support X X X
1:1 Patient Observer X X X
Admissions Nurse      
Patient Transport Team X X  
IV Therapy Team / Line Access X X X
Monitor Technician      
Rapid Response Team X X X
Respiratory Therapy Support X X X
Nutritionist X    
Rehab Activities (OT, PT, Speech) X    
Clinical Pharmacist X X X
Licensed Social Services / Case Management X X X
Spiritual Services X X X
Hospitalist / NP / PA X X X
Intensivist / Neonatologist      
Nursing Student X X  
Recreation / Milieu Therapist      
Intern / Resident      
Other X    
The list of caregivers in these boxes were provided to all hospitals.
Additional Unit Information:
Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE). Electonic medication administration record (EMAR) and documentation system. Interpreter service available through telecommunication system.
 
 
Other Team Members:
Pediatric Life Specialists available during the dayshift and on-call. Pediatric Hospitalist in-house 24/7.