Webinar Notice: Achieving Sharps Safety Compliance in Non-Hospital Healthcare Settings

July 25, 2011

The University of Virginia, price International Healthcare Worker Safety Center, capsule has announced the availability of a webinar titled “Achieving Sharps Safety Compliance in Non-Hospital Healthcare Settings.”

The webinar will occur on August 8, pilule 2011 at 2:00 pm ET.  It is being promoted as a resource exclusively for surveyors, auditors, accreditors and consultants serving non-hospital healthcare settings.

Topics of the webinar are to include the following:

  • Receive an update on the status of compliance and recognize why needlestick safety is still a problem
  • OHSA requirements in non-hospital healthcare settings
  • OSHA enforcement
  • Common myths and misconceptions
  • Identification of how to implement compliance best practices
Presenters will include:
  • Janine Jagger, MPH, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Director, International Healthcare Worker Safety Center, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health System
  • Elise M. Handelman, RN, MEd, Occupational and Environmental Health Consultant
  • Pamela Dembski Hart, CHSP, BS, MT, (ASCP), Principal, Healthcare Accreditation Resources, LLC
Click here for UVA Webinar Registration.

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