810. Patient Bedroom


A room equipped with a bed and used for patient care.


This category includes general nursing care, acute care, semiconvalescent and rehabilitative adult or pediatric bedrooms, intensive care units, progressive coronary care units, emergency bed care units, observation units, infant care nurseries, incubator units, wards, etc. Connected clothes closets may be aggregated with the 810 space or classified separately as 815. Stalls for animal patients are also included, although specific bedding areas may not be provided. Veterinary facility areas commonly called veterinary quarters, small or large animal ward, equine stall, bovine stall, bovine stall, etc., are included in this category. Source: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. (2006). Postsecondary Education Facilities