Nurse Staffing Data
Upstate Medical University
6thFloor - 6 MED/SURG/ORTHO CC
What this means:
Number of Nursing Staff - Number of RN's, LPN's and HCT providing direct nursing care.
Percent of Nursing Staff - Number of RN's, LPN's and HCT providing direct nursing care / Total number of RN's, LPN's and HCT's providing direct nursing care.
Nursing hours per patient day (NHPPD) - Number of hours of direct care a patient can expect to receive from an RN, LPN, HCT, in a 24-hour period.
RN Hours Per Patient Day (RNHPPD) - Number of hours of direct care a patient can expect to receive from and RN in a 24-hour period.
Nurse : Patient Ratio - Number of patients cared for by one nurse; calculated as 24 / RN Hours Per Patient Day.
Data for the period between Q2022_1 and Q2022_4
|Number of Staff||RN||16.7||18.0||20.7||24.3||18.4|
|Percent of Staff||RN||74%||72%||75%||77%||72%|
|Average Number of Patients per Day||19||23||27||32||22|
|Nursing Hours per Patient Day||9.49||8.72||8.26||7.75||7.98|
|RN Hours per Patient Day||7.05||6.26||6.22||6.00||5.74|
|Nurse : Patient Ratio||3.4||3.8||3.9||4.0||4.2|