THE ADULT PATIENT CARE UNIT
The patient care unit is the area of the hospital in which the patient receives
medical and nursing care and treatment as well as the place in which he/she lives
during his/her hospital stay. It must be maintained as a safe, pleasant, clean, and
orderly environment for the patient's physical and mental well being. Constant effort is
needed to achieve and maintain the necessary high level of order and sanitation.
FURNITURE COMPRISING THE PATIENT BASIC UNIT
Furniture for the patient basic unit includes:
b. Bedside cabinet.
c. Overbed table.
EQUIPMENT/ARTICLES NECESSARY FOR PROVIDING BASIC NURSING
The following are provided to the patient:
b. Toilet Equipment.