provided in psychiatric seclusion rooms. The using service shall determine
the requirement for television outlets in all other psychiatric patient rooms.
Television Outlet Configurations.
Television outlets will be
configured as follows:
Standard Wall TV Outlets. Outlets will consist of a 100
millimeter square box with a metal barrier and a 2-gang flush metal device
plate. The device plate will have a built in 75 ohm female type F coaxial
connector on one side, and a NEMA 5-20R AC power receptacle on the other side.
Patient Room TV Outlets. Outlets for non personal patient
television systems will consist of a 100 by 150-mm 3-gang box with a metal
barrier and a 3-gang flush metal device plate. The device plate will have a
built-in 75 ohm female type F coaxial cable connector on one side, a bushed
opening in the middle section to receive the television control cable, and a
NEMA 5-20R, AC power receptacle on the other side. The audio output of the
television receiver and the TV control cable will be connected to the
associated nurse call bedside station by a shielded cable in a 20 mm conduit.
Outlets to support Personal Patient television systems shall be coordinated
with the system provider.
ROOM STATUS SYSTEM. Room status system provides light signaling
system of room status in exam, treatment, and procedure rooms in clinics. The
inclusion of a room status in the design will be determined by the using
Service staff based on the requirements of the facility.
Station Locations. Provide stations in each exam room, doctors
office, treatment and procedure room and each 100 NSF administrative office,
such as NCOIC, which may be converted to an exam room.
Room status systems will be on normal power.
System components and operation. The Room Status System will
consist of the following components and operate in the described manner.
Room Status Station. Room status station containing three color
coded push buttons will be provided inside the doorway to each room. The
three status conditions typically indicated include: Room clean and ready
for a patient, chaperone required, cleanup required. Pressing an
appropriately marked color coded push button on the station will signal the
designated status condition. Pressing the push button a second time will
cancel the status signal and all associated light indicators. The system
shall not be capable of simultaneous indication of more than one status at a
Room Dome Light. Room dome light without chime will be located
outside each room with a room status station. An activated push button on the
room status station will illuminate the corresponding section of the dome
light designating a unique status condition. Dome and indicator lights will
be coordinated between room status and nurse call to assure unique and
consistent color indications for each type of signal.
Zone Dome Light. Zone dome light will be provided at the
intersection of office/exam "finger" corridors and staff support corridors.
The zone dome light will illuminate with color identical to the room dome