Achieving Administrative Support of Safe Lifting Practices & Caregiver Injury Prevention
Administrative support is essential in order to ensure effective deployment of your safe lifting initiative and caregiver injury prevention. As a general rule of thumb, administrators will become involved in each of the three essential components required for a caregiver injury prevention/ patient safety program to be successful. These three essential components are:
- Equipment Availability.
- Staff Training.
- Caregiver Participation.
Safe Lifting & Injury Prevention Cost Savings Calculator -- If you or members of your safety committee need assistance developing a financial rationale, please enter your pertinent information into the Interactive Return on Investment Calculator
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