Table 1

An overview of a working day in the acute medical ward

TimeDoctorsNurses
07:00Morning report
Examination of patients
08:00Morning meeting
Interprofessional board round
Examination of patients
Consultations at other wards/departmentsPatient-related tasks and paper work
Patient-related tasks and paper work
10:00Coffee break
Patient-related tasks and paper work
11:00Patient-related tasks and paper workLunch
NoonLunchPatient-related tasks and paper work
Patient-related tasks and paper work
14:00Interprofessional board round
Patient-related tasks and paper work
14:30Patient-related tasks and paper work
Consultations at other wards/departments
Evening report
Patient-related tasks and paper work
16:30Evening report