Over 80 people attended the 2nd 'Lifts and Slings: Can you Mix and Match?' meeting that was held on March 25th 2014 during the SPHM East Conference in Orlando. The AASPHM draft sling safety guidance document developed by the inter-organization sling safety committee was reviewed and discussed.
Click Here to view the meeting minutes.
The sling safety survey is now closed. Information about the sling safety guidance document will be posted soon.
As a result of this meeting the AASPHM established the work group of key stakeholders listed above in a collaborative effort to further explore and clarify this topic. We will post regular updates and related information about this topic on this website.
Sling Committee Members
Merl Miller, MS, ATC, CIE, CPEspan>Director AASPHM
|Lynda Enos, RN, MS, COHN-S, CPE, Committee Co-Chair||AASPHM & Humanfit, LLC.|
|Lori Severson, MS, HEM, CSP, Director, Committee Co-Chair||AASPHM & Lockton Companies, LLC.|
|Pat Alexander, MSc PGDip PGCE.||National Back Exchange, United Kingdom|
|Teresa Boynton, MS, OTR, CSPHP.||Formerly with Banner Health|
|Lena Deter, MPH, RN, CSPHP, LTC-SSC.||DELHEC Educational Services|
|Traci Galinsky, Ph.D.||NIOSH & AASPHM advisor|
|Tim Kuzma||Alpha Modalities, LLC. AASPHM Affiliate member|
|Carys Price, PT, MS, CEASII, CSPHP.||ASPHP|
|Franciner (Diane) Riley, RKT, MS||Dorn U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs|
|Pat Vanderheiden||Vancare, Inc, AASPHM Affiliate member|
|Pippa Wright||Workplace Risk Management Consultancy, Australia|
Heather M. Monaghan, MHSc. RN.
Merl Miller, MS,ATC,CIE,CPE
Past President AASPHM