AASPHM to sponsor Poster session at SPHM East 2014 conference. Click here for more information
New from AASPHM – On-Demand Education.
Click here to view the On-Demand presentations offered.
SPH Federal Legislation Introduced. Click here to view and track the status of H.R. 2480: Nurse and Health Care Worker Protection Act of 2013.
The American Nurses Association (ANA) Safe Patient Handling and Mobility (SPHM) Interprofessional National Standards and the Implementation Guide to the SPHM Standards are now available.
Click here to copy of the standards and other resources from ANA.
ASPHM director Lynda Enos, was a member of the 26 specialist workgroup that assisted ANA to develop the standards.
As a result to the ‘Lifts and Slings: Can you Mix and Match?’ meeting at the Safe Patient Handling and Movement Conference East on March 20 2013, AASPHM has formed a sling safety committee that will develop guidance on safe use and design of Slings and Patient Lifts. Click here to find out more about the committee. Go to News and Events to view minutes from the March meeting or to share your feedback about this topic.
Audrey Nelson receives first AASPHM Lifetime Honorary
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