Emerson Hospital - Special Care Nursery

Acute Care
Special Care Nursery
Neonate Level II Intermediate Care
155 Hospital Licensed Beds
Date of Services Reported: FY 2010   Average Number of Patients Per Day: 3.54

      Number of Staff
Direct Caregivers Scheduled Hours Shift Length Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
  Day Shift
RN 7am-3pm 8.00 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50
  Evening Shift
RN 3pm-11pm 8.00 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50
  Night Shift
RN 11pm-7am 8.00 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50

    Plan / Budgeted Direct WHPPD
(Worked Hours Per Patient Day)
    Actual Worked Hours Per Patient Day 10.93
    % Difference 7.79%
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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  
1:1 Patient Observer      
Admissions Nurse      
Patient Transport Team      
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)      
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      
The list of caregivers in these boxes were provided to all hospitals.
Additional Unit Information:
Other Team Members:
Neonatologist consultation available through Massachusetts General Hospital. Pediatric Hospitalists available 24/7.