Please excuse my ignorance, especially if I am failing to see or understand something that is so glaringly obvious! However, I wondered if any of you, my esteemed colleagues, would be able to assist me with a conundrum that I currently face:
Number of incidents occurring per 1,000 bed days
What does this actually mean, and how is this useful exactly?
How do you know if the sum of a bed days calculation is good or bad?
How can this sum be used to quantify/understand incidents that occur within an outpatient setting (or a setting that