Safety Solutions: Making Your Safe Patient Handling Program More Effective
Cost: Free to Members and Self-Insured Clients
Your organization has purchased patient handling equipment and provided employee training but why are your employees still injuring themselves? When was the last time you audited your program to determine its effectiveness? Completing a self-audit of your safe patient handling policy or program could provide the information needed to reduce injuries and meet compliance. This webinar taught by Trust staff will show you how to use OSHA’s Safe Patient Handling Program Audit with a focus on how to monitor the sustainability of your existing program using behavioral observations during your environmental rounds/facility wide audits.
- Learn how to audit your existing program
- Understand how to measure the success of your program
- Understand how to incorporate behavioral observations
Administrators, Human Resources, Nursing Managers, Staff Development, EOC members, and Case Managers.
Donna Santamaria, MS, Senior Loss Control Consultant, Workers' Compensation Trust