The Beds Template

The Beds template (Beds-template.csv) lets you create and upload data on beds and related information.

The following table describes the fields names, maximum length for fields names, and a brief description of the fields.

Field

Maximum Length

Description

Bed

100

Specifies the name or number of the bed.

Pillow Number

50

Specifies the pillow number to access the bedside phone.

Room

n/a

Specifies the name of a room associated with the bed.

Room Name

100

Specifies an optional abbreviation to represent the room name.

Unit

n/a

Specifies the name or number of unit associated with the bed

A unit is a hospital unit, such as Dialysis, Cardiac Intensive Care, or Surgical Oncology, which has beds with nurses assigned to them. These units must be defined in the Staff Assignment application.

Facility

50

Specifies the name of the facility associated with room

The name must start with a letter or digit. It must contain only letters, digits, spaces, apostrophes ('), underscores (_), or dashes (-). No other characters are allowed.