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Comment by Phil La Duke on March 11, 2009 at 10:07am
Hi everyone. O/E has successfully implemented SafetyIMPACT! at Henry Ford Health System and I would love to share ideas for patient safety with other Healthcare Safety professionals
Comment by Mark Balduzzi on February 17, 2009 at 12:16pm
Health care and emergency medical systems groups are perfect fits for using ICE according to the doctors who have participated so far.....emergency room professionals have endorsed the use of ICE as has Consumer Reports as well....to name just two....have experience working evaluating hospital safety programs for wc and gl insurance and benchmarking performance against others in this area. Hope to provide useful input here too.
Comment by Thomas Hayes on August 23, 2008 at 5:57pm
Hi All. This looks like an interesting community being started. I work at a large teaching hospital in Ontario, Canada. Our current safety priorities are violence, infection control, and musculoskeletal injuries.
 

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Does WhatsApp show compliance with HIPAA requirements?

WhatsApp! Can life be imagined without this app on our mobile phones? When we have at the tip of our fingerprints an app with which we send out messages on everything from a family outing to an earthshattering political development day in and day out; why should we expect healthcare information to be excluded from WhatsApp messaging?One thing that is certain is that messaging about medical records on WhatsApp cannot be stopped. The fact that WhatsApp announced that it was introducing end-to-end…See More
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NIOSH Research Explores Cleaning Ambulances With UV Light

Research at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health site in Morgantown is delving into a new method of disinfecting ambulances and other emergency vehicles that have transported…Continue

Started by Jay D. Rohman Jan 19, 2016.

Would you like to represent an International Association ISQEM as one of our Directors?

Invitation to apply for ISQEM Director This is your chance to raise you own professional profile in the HSQE industry by becoming a Director of ISQEM, and help increase our membership worldwide. If…Continue

Tags: international, free, membership, association, management

Started by Wayne Harris May 7, 2011.

What do you think about new employment screening policy?

Here here to see my post regarding a hospital in Tennessee who will no longer hire any applicants who use tobacco products...Is this a common trend now…Continue

Tags: policy, health, hospital, smoking, no

Started by Tara Binkoski Apr 22, 2010.

Working with Dementia: Safe Work Practices for Caregivers

This six part video series is free to download for use in your safety presentations or click-through to YouTube for embed codes to post them on your website.…Continue

Tags: videos, video, dementia, nursing, healthcare

Started by WorkSafeBC.com Dec 23, 2009.

Patient Lifts 3 Replies

Several of THR's hospitals are looking at purchasing new patient lifts, slings and patient raisers. We're looking at Arjos and Hoyers. What has been your experience with these? What type do you…Continue

Tags: raisers, patient, lifts, Patient

Started by Nona Hutcherson. Last reply by William Losefsky Nov 10, 2009.

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