880. Public Waiting

Definition

A room or quarters used by health care staff to rest or sleep while on-call to assigned duties within a health care facility.

Description

Includes areas or rooms used by doctors, nurses, emergency medical technicians, flight care crews, etc., to rest or sleep while on-call to specific duties within a the facility. Source: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. (2006). Postsecondary Education Facilities