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Hill-Rom® Clinical Resource Center

Safe Patient Handling

Clinical Guidelines

  • Patient Handling and Mobility Assessments
    FACILITY GUIDELINES INSTITUTE | 2010

    The first edition of this white paper was written by members of the Specialty Subcommittee on Patient Movement of the 2010 Health Guidelines Revision Committee. In 2019 FGI published the second edition, with expanded information on Guidelines requirements, implementation of safe patient handling and mobility programs, and developing a business case.

  • SPHM-ANA
    American Nurses Association | 2013

    These eight overarching standards and the brand new implementation guide provide the framework to establish a comprehensive safe patient handling and mobility program in any care setting.

  • Ergonomics — Manual handling of people in the healthcare sector
    ISO | ISO | 2012

    SO/TR 12296:2012 provides guidance for assessing the problems and risks associated with manual patient handling in the healthcare sector, and for identifying and applying ergonomic strategies and solutions to those problems and risks.

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