WDHS Mixed Ward Ratios

WDHS Mixed Ward Ratios

Name of the mixed ward – updated 24 Feb 2021SURGICAL /  MATERNITY
The total number of occupied beds25
The different ratios that apply in the Surgical Unit2
Level 3 Acute WardAnte / Post Natal Care
Morning shift : 1 nurse to 5 patients + 1 nurse in chargeMorning shift : 1 nurse to 4 patients
Afternoon shift : 1 nurse to 5 patients + 1 nurse in chargeAfternoon shift : 1 nurse to 4 patients
Night Shift: 1 nurse to 10 patientsNight Shift: 1 nurse to 6 patients
The expected number of occupied beds in Level 3 acute23
The expected number of occupied beds in Ante / Post Natal2
Unique Ratio for Surgical / Maternity 
Morning shift1 nurse to 4.90 patients + in charge
Afternoon shift1 nurse to 5.77 patients + in charge
Night Shift:1 nurse to 9.49 patients
  
Birthing suites available to be staffed by Hamilton Model of Midwifery Care – updated 24 Feb 20211 birth bed/s
  
Name of the mixed ward – updated 24 Feb 2021MEDICAL UNIT
The total number of occupied beds23
The different ratios that apply in the Medical Unit4
1. Level 3 Acute Ward2. Rehabilitation
Morning shift : 1 nurse to 5 patients + 1 nurse in chargeMorning shift : 1 nurse to 5 patients
Afternoon shift : 1 nurse to 5 patients + 1 nurse in chargeAfternoon shift : 1 nurse to 5 patients
Night Shift: 1 nurse to 10 patientsNight Shift: 1 nurse to 10 patients
  
3. GEM – updated 24 Feb 20214. Palliative Care
Morning shift : 1 nurse to 5 patientsMorning shift : 1 nurse to 4 patients
Afternoon shift : 1 nurse to 6 patientsAfternoon shift : 1 nurse to 5 patients
Night Shift: 1 nurse to 10 patientsNight Shift: 1 nurse to 8 patients
The expected number of occupied beds in Level 3 acute15
The expected number of occupied beds in Rehabilitation5
The expected number of occupied beds in GEM1
The expected number of occupied beds in Palliative Care1
Unique Ratio for Medical– updated 24 Feb 2021 
Morning shift1 nurse to 4.94 patients + in charge
Afternoon shift1 nurse to 5.69 patients + in charge
Night Shift:1 nurse to 9.89 patients
  
  
Name of the mixed ward – updated 24 Feb 2021COLERAINE
The total number of occupied beds22
The different ratios that apply in Coleraine 2
Level 4  Acute WardAged Care
Morning shift : 1 nurse to 6 patients + 1 nurse in chargeMorning shift : 1 nurse to 7 patients
Afternoon shift : 1 nurse to 7 patients + 1 nurse in chargeAfternoon shift : 1 nurse to 8 patients
Night Shift: 1 nurse to 10 patientsNight Shift: 1 nurse to 15  patients
The expected number of occupied beds in Level 4 acute7
The expected number of occupied beds in Aged Care (Valley View)11
Unique Ratio for Coleraine Acute & Aged Care Services – updated 24 Feb 2021 
Morning shift1 nurse to 6.51 patients + in charge
Afternoon shift1 nurse to 7.51 patients + in charge
Night Shift:1 nurse to 12.22 patients
  
  
Name of the mixed ward – updated 10 Feb 2021PENSHURST
The total number of occupied beds23
The different ratios that apply in Penshurst 2
Level 4  Acute WardAged Care
Morning shift : 1 nurse to 6 patients + 1 nurse in chargeMorning shift : 1 nurse to 7 patients
Afternoon shift : 1 nurse to 7 patients + 1 nurse in chargeAfternoon shift : 1 nurse to 8 patients
Night Shift: 1 nurse to 10 patientsNight Shift: 1 nurse to 15  patients
The expected number of occupied beds in Level 4 acute1
The expected number of occupied beds in Aged Care (PNH) 14
Unique Ratio for Penshurst  Acute & Aged Care Services – updated 10 Feb 2021 
Morning shift1 nurse to 6.80 patients + in charge
Afternoon shift1 nurse to 7.81 patients + in charge
Night Shift:1 nurse to 13.80 patients

Last updated: 10th February, 2021

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