Healthcare Series: Safe Lifting Procedures For Healthcare

SLHP-4003.02.0101

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9 minutes

COURSE INFORMATION

With 70% of back injuries due to degeneration, it`s vital healthcare workers know how to properly lift. Learn how the back works in this Healthcare Series training course so that you can make the right choices when lifting anything in a healthcare environment. Preventing potential injuries, sprains, and strains is the goal! Topics also include: how to grip an object, teamwork, the "bridging technique" which involves using your knee to brace yourself when picking up an object, and how a positive attitude towards back safety can dramatically improve your life.