Healthcare Safety for Nursing Personnel: An Organizational Guide to Achieving Results.pdf
Nurses need to understand not only patient safety fundamentals, but also basic facility safety including the occupational risks they face. This book addresses healthcare safety as related to nursing personnel risks, hazards, and responsibilities in hospitals and other healthcare facilities. Appropriate for certification training in nursing programs, the book is also an ideal reference for developing nursing in-service safety sessions. This text is filled with safety checklists and templates to use in training.
Introduction to Nursing and Healthcare Safety. Leadership, Management and Communication. Common Nursing Profession Hazard and Risks. Patient Safety Concepts and Principles. Emergency and Fire Safety Management. Hazardous Materials Management. Infection Control and Facility Cleaning. Ergonomics and Patient Moving Risks. Radiation, Lab, and Pharmacy Hazards. Agencies, Standards Organizations and Association.