Beyond Getting Started: A Resource Guide for Implementing a Safe Patient Handling Program in the Acute Care Setting
Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare | 2006

This resource guide explains how to develop, implement and maintain a safe patient handling program in an acute care environment to reduce the risk of patient falls, skin breakdown, and injury to healthcare worker.

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  • Care Settings: Acute Care
  • Clinical Focus: Safe Patient Handling & Mobility
  • Content Type: Educational Programs / Tools
  • Reference: AOHP Web site. http://www.aohp.org/About/documents/GSBeyond.pdf. 2006. Accessed February 10, 2011.