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ICU Nurse Ratios

Intensive Care Unit Nurse-to-Patient Ratios

At Boston Medical Center, we are committed to providing exceptional care to all patients.  Our nurses work with physicians and staff to ensure that each patient receives high quality, safe care.  We are proud to provide, and report to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, critical care nurse to patient ratios that meet and exceed the standards set. 

# Days in reporting period = 91

April – June 2016

 

VOLUME

Worked Hours

 

 

 

 

 

Actual

Act Pt

Staff

Trav

Total

#RN Hrs

#RNs/

RN:Pts

Dept

ADC

Days

RN

RN

RN

perDay

day

Ratio

5W ICU

6.7

610

10066

629

10695

117.5

5

1:

1.4

5E MICU

10.4

945

14957

829

15786

173.5

7

1:

1.4

5E SICU

8.9

809

14137

68

14205

156.1

7

1:

1.4

N SICU

13.9

1268

22922

619

23541

258.7

11

1:

1.3

8N CCU

9.9

897

14681

1216

15897

174.7

7

1:

1.4

 

 

 

   

 

       

NICU + L2

13.3

1206

17730

144

17874

196.4

8

1:

1.6

 

 

 

   

 

       

PICU

2.9

268

5685

0

5685

62.47

3

1:

1.1

 

 

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