call alarm

call alarm

n
(Electronics)
a. an electronic device that sends an alarm signal, usually to a distant monitoring centre
b. (as modifier): a call-alarm system.
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Bathrooms were in need of refurbishment, including adjusting position of a nurse call alarm ?
This issue potentially increases the risk to patient safety were an incident to occur"; | there were no vision panels on doors of patient rooms, meaning that if a patient was on regular observations they would be disturbed through the night ; | the bathrooms were in need of refurbishment, including adjusting the position of the nurse call alarm, which was not in an appropriate position; | staff on Dinas ward did not have a clear understanding of intermittent observations, and some timings were not specifically stated on the observation sheets; and | a chair being used on one-to-one observations was blocking the fire exit.
Other issues included: | Layout of corridors and associated blind spots made effective patient observation very difficult | No nurse call system in patient bedrooms - "potentially increasing the risk to patient safety were an incident to occur on the ward" | No vision panels on doors of patient rooms meaning if a patient was on regular observations they would be disturbed through the night | Bathrooms were in need of refurbishment, including adjusting position of a nurse call alarm | Staff did not have a clear understanding of intermittent observations, and some timings were not specifically stated on observation sheets | A chair used on one-to-one observations blocked the fire exit.
A new emergency call alarm system implemented to replace a faulty one highlighted in the CQC report; ?
He added: "His cell call alarm system came up and the prisoner with John notified us he had fainted in the cell and cut his head.
We do have a Care Call alarm system, which involves pulling a cord in an emergency, but it leaves a lot to be desired.
She is especially concerned about her panic call alarm.
Under the Police Reform Act of 2002, police can seize vehicles used to call alarm, distress or annoyance after issuing a warning.
The Volvo On Call alarm centre can contact the car and get its precise position via its GPS unit - even if its telephone is switched off.
The hospital has been ordered to improve after inspectors found patients were being put at risk by a faulty emergency call alarm system, poor staffing and incidents going unreported.
One touch of the button on an Aid Call alarm connects the distressed person to a dedicated Response Centre, which is staffed by professionally trained operators 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
Try to attract attention by banging on the floor or wall, or use your call alarm.