OSHA #7000 - OSHA Training Guidelines for Safe Patient Handling
The focus of this one-day course is to use OSHA's Ergonomics Guidelines for Nursing Homes to develop a process to protect workers in nursing homes. The course will focus on analyzing and identifying ergonomic problem jobs and practical solutions to address these problems. Featured topics include: developing an ergonomic process; risk factors in the nursing home guidelines: identifying problem jobs including protocol for resident assessment; and implementing solutions including work practices and engineering solutions.
- Describe how to apply OSHA's Ergonomics Guidelines for Nursing Homes in developing a process to provide safe patient handling
- Discuss the benefits of implementing an ergonomics process
- Identify and analyze ergonomic problem job patient handling
- Recognize practical solutions to address ergonomic problem jobs
- Earn .78 CEUs
- OSHA's focus in nursing homes
- Developing an ergonomics process
- Risk factors
- Identifying problem jobs
- Implementing solutions
|Location||Date||Class Time||Course Fee||Early Bird||3+ Early Bird||Early Bird Expires*||Register Online|
|Itasca, IL||Dec. 9, 2016||8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.||$225||$200||$175||Oct. 27, 2016||Register Here|
*Early Bird pricing expires at 4:30 p.m. (CST) on date shown.