, or bed-blocking, occurs when patients can not be moved from A&E on to a hospital ward because an appropriate bed is not available.
The Hub concept forms part of the college's ongoing STEP campaign, which calls for: | Safe and sustainable staffing levels to be achieved | Tariffs and funding to be fair and effective | Exit block
and crowding to be tackled | Primary Care facility co-location The co-location approach is supported by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, the British Geriatric Society, the Patients Association, the Royal College of General Practitioners and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.
He said: "Lack of staff and exit block
is not just affecting A&E but is having a knock-on effect that results in prolonged ambulance waits and delays in getting to people in the community in a timely fashion.
After he refused to be cleared, he picked his bags from the luggage area but found his exit blocked
by security officers.Mr Nyikuli said in his affidavit that Mr Miguna attempted to assault the Officer Commanding the JKIA police station.
Their trishaws or our rickshaws have the left back exit blocked
so even if the passenger tries, he/she cannot exit on the wrong side of the road.
With their exit blocked
and their food supply dwindling, they must navigate the maze of tunnels to find an alternate exit back home--if there's still a home to return to.