The healthcare industry is a broad sector that includes different types of establishments and facilities where healthcare services are delivered to meet the health needs of people.
The rising temperatures of summer bring a higher risk of heat-related illness. Those required to work in the heat are especially vulnerable. Workers should be encouraged to take precautions, watch for common signs and symptoms, and administer first aid quickly.
In April 2015, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) renewed indefinitely its “National Emphasis Program (NEP) on Nursing and Residential Care Facilities.”
Slips, trips, and falls are no laughing matter. In most healthcare facilities, falls are the second leading cause of workplace injury and the primary cause of lost work days.
Have you ever stopped to think about exactly how much patient care providers actually lift in an average shift? It has been estimated that in an eight hour shift, the cumulative weight that
Make sure potable water supply is up to standards