Employee Health 1403 - Hospital Employee Health - Mar 01, 2010

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for employee health nurse managers.

Accreditation:

AHC Media is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation:

This activity has been approved for 1.25 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 14749, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

Nurses licensed in California should retain this credit letter for four years.

Faculty

Editors
Michelle Marill

Managing Editor
Gary Evans
AHC Media

Associate Publisher
Coles McKagen
AHC Media

Subjects:

  • Fit-test problems raise questions about pandemic N95 respirators
  • In search of the perfect HC respirator
  • Bullying takes toll on HCWs and patients
  • Joining the CREW builds civility at VA
  • Joint Commission offers advice on action steps
  • HCWs still stuck with nonsafety sharps
  • Home health looks for 'backup' plan
  • Steps to take to reduce back injury in home health
  • Patient handling may up risk of assault

Objectives:

  • Identify particular clinical, administrative, and regulatory issues related to the care of hospital employees
  • Describe how the clinical, administrative, and regulatory issues particular to the care of hospital employees affect health care workers, hospitals, or the health care industry at large
  • Cite solutions to the problem faced in the care of hospital employees based on expert guidelines from relevant regulatory bodies, or the independent recommendations of other employee health professionals

Financial Disclosure:

Editor Michele Marill, Associate Publisher Coles McKagen, Consulting Editor MaryAnn Gruden, and Managing Editor Gary Evans report no consultant, stockholder, speaker's bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies having ties to this field of study.

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