Patient handling, if carried out improperly can cause needless physical stress and exertion among nurses and caregivers.
The physical and financial costs of improper patient handling can be extreme.
This training video is one part of a six part series aimed at manual handling in the health care industry.
The most effective ways to eliminate or minimise many of the risks associated with patient handling is for the organisation to introduce a no-lift policy and for the staff to embrace no lift as part of the overall patient handling strategy.
This program will show viewers how to do exactly that!