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Nursing Quality Measures

Nursing care at UMass Memorial Medical Center is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care and safety to our patients. As part of this commitment, we provide you with the table below, which displays information on nurse-to-patient ratios for all the Intensive Care Units (ICUs) within UMass Memorial Medical Center. We have made this information available to you in accordance with Massachusetts regulation 958 CMR 8.00.

 Reporting Period: October 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019      
Name of ICU Type of ICU Average Daily Patient Census Average Daily Staff Nurse Census Average Daily Staff Nurse : Patient Ratio
3 ICU Surgical/Trauma/Transplant Intensive Care Unit 13.989 11.588 1 : 1.207
PICU Pediatric Intensive Care Unit 5.120 4.875 1 : 1.050
6 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 14.815 10.925 1 : 1.356
7 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 14.815 10.977 1 : 1.350
Lakeside 2 ICU  Neurological/Neurosurgical/Burn/Trauma Intensive Care Unit 15.196 12.069 1 : 1.259
Lakeside 3 ICU  Cardiac/Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit 12.967

11.658

1 : 1.112
         
2 ICU  General Medical / Surgical Intensive Care Unit 19.793 14.436 1 : 1.371
NICU  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit 35.283 19.531 1 : 1.807
  All ICUs 131.978 96.058 1 : 1.374

 

 Reporting Period:  April 1, 2019 to June 30, 2019       
Name of ICU Type of ICU Average Daily Patient Census Average Daily Staff Nurse Census Average Daily Staff Nurse : Patient Ratio
3 ICU Surgical/Trauma/Transplant Intensive Care Unit 13.253 10.715 1 : 1.237
PICU Pediatric Intensive Care Unit 3.736 4.230 1 : 0.883
6 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 14.912 10.680 1 : 1.396
7 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 14.176 10.513 1 : 1.348
Lakeside 2 ICU  Neurological/Neurosurgical/Burn/Trauma Intensive Care Unit 14.934 11.295 1 : 1.322
Lakeside 3 ICU  Cardiac/Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit 12.879

12.001

1 : 1.073
         
2 ICU  General Medical / Surgical Intensive Care Unit 20.209 14.185 1 : 1.425
NICU  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit 30.143 17.765 1 : 1.697
  All ICUs 124.242 91.384 1 : 1.360

 

 Reporting Period:  January 1, 2019 to March 31, 2019       
Name of ICU Type of ICU Average Daily Patient Census Average Daily Staff Nurse Census Average Daily Staff Nurse : Patient Ratio
3 ICU Surgical/Trauma/Transplant Intensive Care Unit 13.844 10.659 1 : 1.299
PICU Pediatric Intensive Care Unit 6.378 5.156 1 : 1.237
6 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 15.267 10.756 1 : 1.419
7 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 15.156 10.739 1 : 1.411
Lakeside 2 ICU  Neurological/Neurosurgical/Burn/Trauma Intensive Care Unit 14.578 11.270 1 : 1.294
Lakeside 3 ICU  Cardiac/Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit 13.056

11.449

1 : 1.140
         
2 ICU  General Medical / Surgical Intensive Care Unit 20.278 14.451 1 : 1.403
NICU  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit 31.233 17.212 1 : 1.815
  all ICUs 129.789 91.692 1 : 1.416

 

 Reporting Period:  October 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018      
Name of ICU Type of ICU Average Daily Patient Census Average Daily Staff Nurse Census Average Daily Staff Nurse : Patient Ratio
3 ICU Surgical/Trauma/Transplant Intensive Care Unit 13.413 10.245 1 : 1.309
PICU Pediatric Intensive Care Unit 4.783 4.334 1 : 1.104
6 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 15.130 10.175 1 : 1.487
7 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 14.957 10.107 1 : 1.480
Lakeside 2 ICU  Neurological/Neurosurgical/Burn/Trauma Intensive Care Unit 14.913 9.480 1 : 1.573
Lakeside 3 ICU  Cardiac/Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit 12.478

10.134

1 : 1.231
         
2 ICU  General Medical / Surgical Intensive Care Unit 20.196 13.781 1 : 1.465
NICU  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit 32.293 16.838 1 : 1.918
  all ICUs 128.163 85.094 1 : 1.506

 

 Reporting Period:  Jul 1, 2018 to Sep 30, 2018      
Name of ICU Type of ICU Average Daily Patient Census Average Daily Staff Nurse Census Average Daily Staff Nurse : Patient Ratio
3 ICU Surgical/Trauma/Transplant Intensive Care Unit 13.261 10.376 1 : 1.278
PICU Pediatric Intensive Care Unit 4.250 4.064 1 : 1.046
6 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 15.022 10.484 1 : 1.433
7 ICU  Medical Intensive Care Unit 14.739 10.558 1 : 1.396
Lakeside 2 ICU  Neurological/Neurosurgical/Burn/Trauma Intensive Care Unit 14.543 9.841 1 : 1.478
Lakeside 3 ICU  Cardiac/Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit 11.478

9.879

1 : 1.162
         
2 ICU  General Medical / Surgical Intensive Care Unit 19.043 13.932 1 : 1.367
NICU  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit 40.717 20.205 1 : 2.015
  all ICUs 133.053 89.339 1 : 1.489

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