This course will take an in-depth look at the risks of patient handling in the medical field, as well as the potential hazards and solutions to protect those working in this field. We will also discuss other hazards, such as radiation exposure and latex allergies. This course will also look at employee training and education to protect them from several risks in the healthcare setting.

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Modules: 4
Hours: 4
Sectors: Healthcare


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  • Key Topics

    • Risks of Patient Handling
    • Consequences of Work-related Injuries
    • Hazards and Solutions
    • Awkward Postures
    • Ergonomic Hazards
    • Hazardous Chemicals
    • Hazardous Drugs
    • Radiation
    • Latex Allergies
    • Education and Training
    • Training for Hazard Identification Controls
  • Target Audience

    • Employee
    • Supervisor
    • Manager