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Safety in transportation
Safety in transportation
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Workforce Compliance for Post-Acute organizations
Workforce Compliance for Post-Acute organizations
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This course contains information regarding employee rights of access to medical and exposure records in order to promote the recognition of workplace hazards and subsequently reduce occupational disease. The...
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This course contains information regarding employee rights of access to medical and exposure records in order to promote the recognition of workplace hazards and subsequently reduce occupational disease. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. In this course, you'll learn about the purpose for maintaining medical and exposure records, employer responsibilities in providing employee access to medical and exposure records, the characteristics and terms related to medical and exposure records, and the requirements and policies associated with access to medical and exposure records.
This course contains information regarding employee rights of access to medical and exposure records in order to promote the recognition of workplace hazards and subsequently reduce occupational disease. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. In this course, you'll learn about the purpose for maintaining medical and exposure records, employer responsibilities in providing employee access to medical and exposure records, the characteristics and terms related to medical and exposure records, and the requirements and policies associated with access to medical and exposure records.
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To provide information about preventing back injuries (BI) in the nursing workplace, including information on risk factors, patient transfer equipment available to prevent injury, and safe patient transfer...
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To provide information about preventing back injuries (BI) in the nursing workplace, including information on risk factors, patient transfer equipment available to prevent injury, and safe patient transfer techniques. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about preventing back injuries (BI) in the nursing workplace, including information on risk factors, patient transfer equipment available to prevent injury, and safe patient transfer techniques. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about repositioning a bariatric patient in a chair, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is...
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To provide information about repositioning a bariatric patient in a chair, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about repositioning a bariatric patient in a chair, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about transfer of the bariatric patient, along with treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about transfer of the bariatric patient, along with treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about transferring a bariatric patient to a sitting position, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family...
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To provide information about transferring a bariatric patient to a sitting position, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about transferring a bariatric patient to a sitting position, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about the transfer of a bariatric patient from the floor after a fall, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or...
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To provide information about the transfer of a bariatric patient from the floor after a fall, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about the transfer of a bariatric patient from the floor after a fall, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about transporting bariatric patients by bed or stretcher, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family...
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To provide information about transporting bariatric patients by bed or stretcher, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about transporting bariatric patients by bed or stretcher, including methods for ensuring the safety of both patient and healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about how to prevent blood and body fluid (BBF) exposure in the operating room (OR), including types of BBF exposures, potential consequences of exposure, and specific preventive...
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To provide information about how to prevent blood and body fluid (BBF) exposure in the operating room (OR), including types of BBF exposures, potential consequences of exposure, and specific preventive strategies, along with professional goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about how to prevent blood and body fluid (BBF) exposure in the operating room (OR), including types of BBF exposures, potential consequences of exposure, and specific preventive strategies, along with professional goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about writing a business plan, including the necessary components of a business plan, order for the process of writing a business plan, and strategies for enhancing the effectiveness of...
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To provide information about writing a business plan, including the necessary components of a business plan, order for the process of writing a business plan, and strategies for enhancing the effectiveness of a business plan. Information about the creation of a business plan for nursing-related business ventures is emphasized.
To provide information about writing a business plan, including the necessary components of a business plan, order for the process of writing a business plan, and strategies for enhancing the effectiveness of a business plan. Information about the creation of a business plan for nursing-related business ventures is emphasized.
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To provide information about promoting chemical safety, including strategies to reduce risk of chemical exposure and appropriate treatment interventions for exposure. Information for patient and/or family...
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To provide information about promoting chemical safety, including strategies to reduce risk of chemical exposure and appropriate treatment interventions for exposure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about promoting chemical safety, including strategies to reduce risk of chemical exposure and appropriate treatment interventions for exposure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about how to manage chemotherapy spills in the clinical or home setting, including information on the steps to take to remove the agent while protecting the patient, clinician, or...
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To provide information about how to manage chemotherapy spills in the clinical or home setting, including information on the steps to take to remove the agent while protecting the patient, clinician, or others from contact with the agent. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about how to manage chemotherapy spills in the clinical or home setting, including information on the steps to take to remove the agent while protecting the patient, clinician, or others from contact with the agent. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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In an effort to improve patient outcomes, hospitals, and health care centers around the country have implemented quality improvement measures to increase care coordination, patient safety, and preventive...
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In an effort to improve patient outcomes, hospitals, and health care centers around the country have implemented quality improvement measures to increase care coordination, patient safety, and preventive health services. The efforts of health care centers to implement quality improvement measures have been found to result not only in better care for at-risk populations but also to enhance patient experiences throughout their care. Despite these efforts to improve patient experiences, critical incidents continue to be a significant occurrence in the nursing and medical field. This course will provide an overview of critical incident reporting, discussing the circumstances when incident reports should be filled out. This course will also discuss the necessity of filling out critical incident reports and barriers to compliance. Lastly, new methods to critical incident reporting which may improve its effectiveness will be discussed.
In an effort to improve patient outcomes, hospitals, and health care centers around the country have implemented quality improvement measures to increase care coordination, patient safety, and preventive health services. The efforts of health care centers to implement quality improvement measures have been found to result not only in better care for at-risk populations but also to enhance patient experiences throughout their care. Despite these efforts to improve patient experiences, critical incidents continue to be a significant occurrence in the nursing and medical field. This course will provide an overview of critical incident reporting, discussing the circumstances when incident reports should be filled out. This course will also discuss the necessity of filling out critical incident reports and barriers to compliance. Lastly, new methods to critical incident reporting which may improve its effectiveness will be discussed.
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To provide information on decontaminating patients of hazardous materials in the emergency department (ED), including evidence-based information on prevention of absorption of hazardous materials by the...
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To provide information on decontaminating patients of hazardous materials in the emergency department (ED), including evidence-based information on prevention of absorption of hazardous materials by the patient, prevention of contamination of others, methods of decontamination, and why it is important to decontaminate patients of hazardous materials. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information on decontaminating patients of hazardous materials in the emergency department (ED), including evidence-based information on prevention of absorption of hazardous materials by the patient, prevention of contamination of others, methods of decontamination, and why it is important to decontaminate patients of hazardous materials. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Anyone who drives a motor vehicle as part of their job, whether as a full-time activity or just on the rare occasion should routinely take defensive driving training to promote safe driving habits.  This...
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Anyone who drives a motor vehicle as part of their job, whether as a full-time activity or just on the rare occasion should routinely take defensive driving training to promote safe driving habits.  This course covers several ways for drivers to practice habits that help insure company and personal vehicles are operated in the safest way possible.
Anyone who drives a motor vehicle as part of their job, whether as a full-time activity or just on the rare occasion should routinely take defensive driving training to promote safe driving habits.  This course covers several ways for drivers to practice habits that help insure company and personal vehicles are operated in the safest way possible.
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Seguridad contra incendios en centros de salud como hogares de ancianos, geriátricos, Hospicio y servicios de atención de adultos mayores requiere una respuesta especial de los miembros del personal que va...
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Seguridad contra incendios en centros de salud como hogares de ancianos, geriátricos, Hospicio y servicios de atención de adultos mayores requiere una respuesta especial de los miembros del personal que va más allá de lo que uno espera en otros tipos de empresas. Esto es porque los pacientes y sus familias han depositado una confianza especial en los miembros del personal para la seguridad de las personas que, en muchos casos, no son capaces de ayudarse a sí mismos. El fuego es una amenaza seria para cualquier organización pero sobre todo así en centros de reposo. Este curso analiza cómo los distintos tipos de fuegos son iniciados y extinguidos, junto con tácticas de prevención de incendios y cómo responder a una emergencia de incendio.Entender los riesgos que el alcohol y las drogas pueden llegar a ser en el área de trabajo y saber cómo crear las políticas y programas adecuados para prevenir esto, es el primer paso para lograr tener un área de trabajo libre de drogas.
Seguridad contra incendios en centros de salud como hogares de ancianos, geriátricos, Hospicio y servicios de atención de adultos mayores requiere una respuesta especial de los miembros del personal que va más allá de lo que uno espera en otros tipos de empresas. Esto es porque los pacientes y sus familias han depositado una confianza especial en los miembros del personal para la seguridad de las personas que, en muchos casos, no son capaces de ayudarse a sí mismos. El fuego es una amenaza seria para cualquier organización pero sobre todo así en centros de reposo. Este curso analiza cómo los distintos tipos de fuegos son iniciados y extinguidos, junto con tácticas de prevención de incendios y cómo responder a una emergencia de incendio.Entender los riesgos que el alcohol y las drogas pueden llegar a ser en el área de trabajo y saber cómo crear las políticas y programas adecuados para prevenir esto, es el primer paso para lograr tener un área de trabajo libre de drogas.
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Cada año millones de Americanos se enferman, cientos de miles son hospitalizados, y varios miles mueren a causa de alimentos contaminados servido en restaurantes o preparada en casa. Esto es desafortunado...
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Cada año millones de Americanos se enferman, cientos de miles son hospitalizados, y varios miles mueren a causa de alimentos contaminados servido en restaurantes o preparada en casa. Esto es desafortunado porque la mayoría de las enfermedades transmitidas por alimentos es causada cuando la comida no se maneja correctamente. Sin importar si los trabajadores están en un completo establecimiento, trabajando un carro de deli de la esquina, cocinando para todos en el picnic anual de la empresa o simplemente poner un plato para la oficina mensual, es fundamental conocer y seguir las técnicas de seguridad de alimentos generalmente practicado por agencias locales, estatales y federales. Las mismas habilidades en el lugar de trabajo pueden aplicarse también en casa, dejando a los trabajadores mantener a sus familias y ser seguro. Este curso cubre técnicas de seguridad de alimentos en establecimientos de alimentación profesionales.
Cada año millones de Americanos se enferman, cientos de miles son hospitalizados, y varios miles mueren a causa de alimentos contaminados servido en restaurantes o preparada en casa. Esto es desafortunado porque la mayoría de las enfermedades transmitidas por alimentos es causada cuando la comida no se maneja correctamente. Sin importar si los trabajadores están en un completo establecimiento, trabajando un carro de deli de la esquina, cocinando para todos en el picnic anual de la empresa o simplemente poner un plato para la oficina mensual, es fundamental conocer y seguir las técnicas de seguridad de alimentos generalmente practicado por agencias locales, estatales y federales. Las mismas habilidades en el lugar de trabajo pueden aplicarse también en casa, dejando a los trabajadores mantener a sus familias y ser seguro. Este curso cubre técnicas de seguridad de alimentos en establecimientos de alimentación profesionales.
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To provide information about the use of sterile gloves for bedside procedures, including information on indications for use and the procedure used to apply sterile gloves. Information for patient and/or...
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To provide information about the use of sterile gloves for bedside procedures, including information on indications for use and the procedure used to apply sterile gloves. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about the use of sterile gloves for bedside procedures, including information on indications for use and the procedure used to apply sterile gloves. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about continuous glucose monitoring (CGM), including the relationship of interstitial glucose (IG) to blood glucose (BG), nursing responsibilities in CGM, and the process for inserting...
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To provide information about continuous glucose monitoring (CGM), including the relationship of interstitial glucose (IG) to blood glucose (BG), nursing responsibilities in CGM, and the process for inserting the CGM sensor. Information for the healthcare provider regarding the care of a patient with CGM is included.
To provide information about continuous glucose monitoring (CGM), including the relationship of interstitial glucose (IG) to blood glucose (BG), nursing responsibilities in CGM, and the process for inserting the CGM sensor. Information for the healthcare provider regarding the care of a patient with CGM is included.
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En estos tiempos modernos, los productos químicos y materiales peligrosos están en todas partes. Casi todos los negocios y hogares utilizan regularmente productos que son potencialmente dañosos para las...
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En estos tiempos modernos, los productos químicos y materiales peligrosos están en todas partes. Casi todos los negocios y hogares utilizan regularmente productos que son potencialmente dañosos para las personas si no se utilizan de acuerdo a las instrucciones del fabricante. Los empleadores tienen la responsabilidad de garantizar que los trabajadores son conscientes de materiales peligrosos que van a utilizar o puedan estar en contacto con. Este curso está diseñado para dar una visión general de seguridad de materiales peligrosos para los lugares de trabajo típicos, no industriales y en el hogar.Entender los riesgos que el alcohol y las drogas pueden llegar a ser en el área de trabajo y saber cómo crear las políticas y programas adecuados para prevenir esto, es el primer paso para lograr tener un área de trabajo libre de drogas.
En estos tiempos modernos, los productos químicos y materiales peligrosos están en todas partes. Casi todos los negocios y hogares utilizan regularmente productos que son potencialmente dañosos para las personas si no se utilizan de acuerdo a las instrucciones del fabricante. Los empleadores tienen la responsabilidad de garantizar que los trabajadores son conscientes de materiales peligrosos que van a utilizar o puedan estar en contacto con. Este curso está diseñado para dar una visión general de seguridad de materiales peligrosos para los lugares de trabajo típicos, no industriales y en el hogar.Entender los riesgos que el alcohol y las drogas pueden llegar a ser en el área de trabajo y saber cómo crear las políticas y programas adecuados para prevenir esto, es el primer paso para lograr tener un área de trabajo libre de drogas.
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To provide information about measuring jugular venous pressure (JVP), including the purpose of the procedure, steps to take to measure JVP, and expected outcomes of the procedure. Information for patient...
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To provide information about measuring jugular venous pressure (JVP), including the purpose of the procedure, steps to take to measure JVP, and expected outcomes of the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about measuring jugular venous pressure (JVP), including the purpose of the procedure, steps to take to measure JVP, and expected outcomes of the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about the nurse's role in applying compression therapy for prevention or treatment for venous leg ulcers, including pre- and postprocedure assessment, method of application, and...
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To provide information about the nurse's role in applying compression therapy for prevention or treatment for venous leg ulcers, including pre- and postprocedure assessment, method of application, and managing complications that can arise during or after the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about the nurse's role in applying compression therapy for prevention or treatment for venous leg ulcers, including pre- and postprocedure assessment, method of application, and managing complications that can arise during or after the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about cleaning and disinfecting operating rooms (ORs) including evidence-based information on the importance of and how to clean and disinfect an OR, including information on cleaning...
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To provide information about cleaning and disinfecting operating rooms (ORs) including evidence-based information on the importance of and how to clean and disinfect an OR, including information on cleaning solutions and tools used. Components of the OR that promote disinfection are also discussed. Information for patient and family education is included.
To provide information about cleaning and disinfecting operating rooms (ORs) including evidence-based information on the importance of and how to clean and disinfect an OR, including information on cleaning solutions and tools used. Components of the OR that promote disinfection are also discussed. Information for patient and family education is included.
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Una emergencia es algo que nadie desea pero que cada organización debe preparar. Planificación para emergencias potenciales en el lugar de trabajo es clave para proporcionar un ambiente de trabajo seguro....
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Una emergencia es algo que nadie desea pero que cada organización debe preparar. Planificación para emergencias potenciales en el lugar de trabajo es clave para proporcionar un ambiente de trabajo seguro. Este curso proporciona información que ayuda a los empleadores a crear planes de acción de emergencia eficaz y para empleado conciencia y conocimiento de diversas situaciones de emergencia para promover la eficaz respuesta prácticas para instalaciones de negocios y trabajo en general.
Una emergencia es algo que nadie desea pero que cada organización debe preparar. Planificación para emergencias potenciales en el lugar de trabajo es clave para proporcionar un ambiente de trabajo seguro. Este curso proporciona información que ayuda a los empleadores a crear planes de acción de emergencia eficaz y para empleado conciencia y conocimiento de diversas situaciones de emergencia para promover la eficaz respuesta prácticas para instalaciones de negocios y trabajo en general.
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