Cant make it out to beautiful Reno, Nevada to attend the premiere Ergonomics event of the year? Dont worry. ASSE and the Applied Ergonomics Conference are bringing a portion of the conference to you!
Each session contains two 30 minute live webcasts. During the live webcasts, youll be able to listen to the speakers give their presentation, view their slides and even ask them questions.
The two back-to-back sessions in this track will include:
Ergonomic Best Practices for Patient Handling
Speaker: Mike Lampl, Ergonomist, Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation
A description of various equipment used to reduce lifting of residents/patients
Usage results data in using this equipment more than 100 facilities, showing injury rate decreases
Cost benefits information to support using this equipment
Yes, Safe Patient Handling Programs Can Work
Carys Price, Director of Employee Injury Prevention, Christiana Care Health System
You will have an understanding of the basic components necessary to initiate and implement a successful safe patient handling program
You will be able to describe equipment choice decisions based on mobilization needs of population
You will be able to identify two new uses for equipment/devices
You will be able to list three teaching strategies utilized for learning safe behavior practices
What You'll Walk Away With:
Access to the archived recording of the webcast for 30 days.
Access to the ASSE Virtual Classroom network an online community allowing SH&E professionals to access session-related materials, share their experiences and network with other professionals.
This 60 minute webcast will broadcast live at 10:00am Central/11:00am Eastern on Tuesday, March 24th.
Member Price $75.00
AIHA/ACHMM $85.00 (PLEASE NOTE: When registering online, you must enter the following coupon code for a $10.00 discount: AIHA1911 You may register online as a "Non-Member" and enter this coupon code into the field for "Registration Discount Code.")
List Price $95.00