The Secure Waiting is an area for visitors to a Mental Health Unit to wait in comfort prior to or during visits. The area will be secured and visitors will alert staff of their arrival to gain entry to the Unit. The waiting area will be located in close proximity to a reception area or staff station. Public amenties should be located in close proximity. All glazing (including external windows if provided) is to comply with relevant local standard and requirement.
24.10.2010 First Draft
21.04.2011 Room Description, Room Fabric, FF and Services modified
03.09.2023 RDS updated
Fabric and outline specifications
vinyl also acceptable
150mmH x 20mm thick nominal
MDF also acceptable; or floor vinyl coved skirting if vinyl is used