Subscribe

Patient Transfer Up from the Floor

Purpose:

To help lift a patient on the floor according to the OSHA guidelines for nursing homes.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Objective:

disability and performance, prevention, referral and transfer

ICD-10:

Description:

Proper technique is required for the transfer of patients without causing injury to the patient or the people giving assistance. OSHA has issued guidance for the transfer of patients in nursing homes to help reduce worker injuries.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone