Safe Patient Handling Training for Schools of Nursing: Curricular Materials
Waters TR, et al. | National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health | 2009

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.

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  • Care Settings: All Care Settings
  • Clinical Focus: Safe Patient Handling & Mobility
  • 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: