Nurse Staffing Ratios: 4th Quarter

 

Reporting Period: October 1- December 31 2018
Name of ICUType of ICUAverage Daily Patient CensusAverage Daily Staff Nurse CensusAverage Daily Staff Nurse-to-Patient Ratio
ICU - SalemMedical - Surgical14101 : 1.4

 

Current standard for ratio reporting
  • The current standard for RN-to-Patient ratio for high acuity patients is 1:1.
  • For patients determined to be at a lower acuity, the recommended ratio is 1:2.

 

Reporting Period: October 1- December 31 2017
Name of ICUType of ICUAverage Daily Patient CensusAverage Daily Staff Nurse CensusAverage Daily Staff Nurse-to-Patient Ratio
ICU - SalemMedical - Surgical1391 : 1.5
ICU - UnionMedical - Surgical531 : 1.6

 

Reporting Period: October - December 2016
Name of ICUType of ICUAverage Daily Patient CensusAverage Daily Staff Nurse CensusAverage Daily Staff Nurse-to-Patient Ratio
ICU - SalemMedical - Surgical13.79.41 : 1.50
ICU - UnionMedical - Surgical4.82.91 : 1.70