Safe Patient Handling Training for Schools of Nursing. Curricular Materials

This document describes a nursing school curriculum for safe patient handling and movement in order to reduce patient injury and falls and reduce the risk for musculoskeletal injury in nurses

  • Care Settings: All Care Settings
  • Clinical Focus: Safe Patient Handling & Fall Prevention
  • Content Type: Educational Programs / Tools
  • Reference: Waters TR, Nelson A, Hughs N, et al. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2009-127. Curricular Materials. 2009:1-39. Available at: