Safety Injury Prevention

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  2. U.S. Department of Labor. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Safety and Health Topics. Healthcare. http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/healthcarefacilities/index.html
  3. AOHP OSHA Alliance: Beyond Getting Started: A Resource Guide for Implementing a Safe Patient Handling Program in the Acute Care Setting. https://www.aohp.org/aohp/Portals/0/Documents/ToolsForYourWork/free_publications/Beyond%20Getting%20Started%20Safe%20Patient%20Handling%20-%20May%202014.pdf.pdf
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  6. Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA). Recommended practices for safety and health programs. Retrieved from https://www.osha.gov/shpguidelines/management-leadership.html
  7. U.S. Department of Labor. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Hospital e-Tool. http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/hospital/
  8. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (1998). NIOSH Preventing allergic reactions to natural rubber latex in the workplace. Retrieved fromRetrieved from https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/97-135/pdfs/97-135.pdf?id=10.26616/NIOSHPUB97135
  9. Worden, C. (Fall 2013). No enigma: The processes of hazard identification, assessment, and control in healthcare. Journal of the Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare, 35(4), 32-38.
  10. Updated Device Evaluation Forms - https://tdict.org/tools/medical-device-evaluation-forms/