TITLE

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

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Massachusetts Nurse;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
16065599

 

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