This training DVD is one part of a six part series aimed at manual handling in the health care industry.
Patient handling, if carried out improperly can cause needless physical stress and exertion among nurses and caregivers. The physical and financial costs of improper patient handling can be extreme.
The most effective ways to eliminate or minimise many of the risks associated with patient handling is for the organization to introduce a no-lift policy and for the staff to embrace no lift as part of the overall patient handling strategy. 11 minutes.