'Safe lifting' legislation filed by MNA attempts to reduce injuries to health care workers

January 2005
Massachusetts Nurse;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p9
Reports on the filing of the bill entitled "An Act Relating to Safe Patient Handling in Certain Health Facilities" by the Massachusetts Nurses Association. Occupational health concerns of nurses; Implementation of a health care worker back injury prevention plan; Use of lifting devices to safely handle patients.


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