Level 4: Urgent Care
The patient is in a highly unstable and unpredictable condition either
related to their primary problem or an exacerbation of other related factors.
Nursing Theme 3 - Personal Care, Nutrition and Hydration
- Patients requiring one-to-one care for the majority of the day and also requiring two or more staff for most activities of daily living
- Fungating or constant bleeding wound, requiring interventions more than three times a day
- High risk of falls and history of falls requiring close supervision