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Safer Handling Saves Nurses’ Backs - CE430
Safer Handling Saves Nurses’ Backs
CE430 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Kathleen J. Haydon, RN, MS, BC, CRRN and Jennifer H. Matthews, APRN-BC, PhD and Margi J. Schultz, RN, MSN, PhD, CNE, PLNC
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Objectives:
The goal of this program is to provide nurses with information about safe patient handling programs and the rationale for such programs. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the impetus for the safe patient handling movement
  • Describe evidenced-based standards for safe patient handling and movement
  • Identify how architectural design can affect the ergonomics of patient care space

 


This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 3/6/2016

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