At least 3 column totals within ± 2 of correct answers (5-16 points) Less than 3 column totals within ± 2 of correct answers (0-4 points) Question 5 All columns ( except Hours and Salary ) totals within ± 2 of correct answers (17-20 points) At least 3 column totals within ± 2 of correct answers (5-16 points) Less than 3 column totals within ± 2 of correct answers (0-4 points) ©2020 University of Texas at Arlington Page 3 of 6
N4455 Nursing Leadership and Management Questions 1.How many RNs, LVNs, and NAs, by category, are on the staff of 3 West? (Round FTEs the nearest tenth.) Compute totals for each column. to 2.Compute the annual salary budget for 3 West.Compute totals for appropriate columns. Positions FTEs Salary Hours Salary Subtotals Amount of Benefits Total MANAGE R 1.0 $75,000 XXXX $75,000 $26,250 RN 30 $35 2080 $2,184,000 LVN 2080 NA 2080 Sec 2080 Totals XXXXX XXXXXX ©2020 University of Texas at Arlington Page 4 of 6
N4455 Nursing Leadership and Management 3.Your hospital unit, 3 West, is a 60-bed general medical-surgical unit. Over the past year, the ADC (Ave. Daily Census) was 55 patients. Use the following data on 3 West during the last year to perform these calculations and answer these questions. A.Complete this table to calculate the actual average hours of care required per patient day(HPPD) for the patients in 3 West. Round to the nearest tenthAcuity MixAverage Hours ofCare RequiredAverage Daily Census(ADC)Total Hours of CarePer DayI1.4811.2II3.921III5.619IV8.87TotalsHours per patient day (HPPD)B.Remember that your established personnel budget for 3 West assumes a HPPD of 6.2. If your calculated HPPD is different, explain the significance of the variance. (If your calculated HPPDis different than 6.2, you must write more than, “We need more/less nurses.”) What is the Significance of the variance? If you believe you need more staff, what will be your rationale for making this requires? If you have too much staff, what would your proposal be for bringing your staffing into a better balance?C.
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