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OSHA continues to focus on healthcare sector

The U.S. Occupational Health and Safety Administration has issued new guidance and rules for inpatient healthcare settings including hospitals, nursing homes and residential areas. Inpatient healthcare workers have some of the highest rates of injury and illness among all workers, … Continue reading

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OSHA: Hospital injuries to go public

Hospital workplace injuries are more common than the public knows. According to Modern Healthcare, hospital employers don’t have to release information related to injuries and illnesses in the workplace. However, keeping internal records is required. OSHA is set to finalize … Continue reading

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Healthcare – Coping with Workplace Challenges

As a healthcare professional you’ve gone through training to teach you the skills you need to treat patients; now you can further develop the “business” skills to help you communicate with your team, demonstrate leadership and even deal with organizational … Continue reading

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Healthcare Professionals: Overcoming Patient Care Challenges

Healthcare professionals are often tasked with the heroic challenge of helping people when they are most vulnerable, often emotional and eager to get help immediately. When emotions run wild we aren’t our usual sweet selves.  Between managing patients’ emotions and … Continue reading

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One of the World’s Deadliest Diseases – Tuberculosis

According the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) the number of TB cases reported in the United States is on the decline, but worldwide approximately 1 out 3 people are infected with the disease. You can see why the Occupational Safety … Continue reading

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