The Staff Station is the administrative base for a Unit, and enquiry point for patients and visitors. It provides for the co-ordination of patient care, observation, writing up of clinical notes, entering data into computers and making and receiving telephone calls. The Staff Station may also accommodate a Unit Receptionist/ Clerk. The floor area may vary according to the Unit, activity level, number of full and part-time staff, the Operational Model and the building layout.
Acoustics: Sound attenuation level - Medium; acoustic privacy required.
Special Design Requirements:
- Staff Station should have a set down area for disabled access
- Lockable counter height doors may be provided for additional security
24.10.10, - First Issue
Fabric and outline specifications
Standard slip resistant
carpet also acceptable
Floor vinyl coved, 150mmH
or timber skirting over carpet
Single leaf, counter height
920mm clear opening, lockable, optional for security