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Bloodborne Pathogens: Know the Risk SS1027B (13 Min.) UPDATED
Description
Bloodborne Pathogens are a potential hazard in every workplace. Even minor first aid situations can present a potential risk. That's why training is so important. This prgram takes the mystery out of Bloodborne Pathogens by explaining, in simple terms: What Bloodborne Pathogens are What diseases they can cause and How to prevent exposure.
Bloodborne Pathogens: Know The Risk - SS1027BS (13 Min.) Spanish
Description
Bloodborne Pathogens are a potential hazard in every workplace. Even minor first aid situations can present a potential risk. That's why training is so important. This prgram takes the mystery out of Bloodborne Pathogens by explaining, in simple terms: What Bloodborne Pathogens are What diseases they can cause and How to prevent exposure.
First Aid – SS1058IE (9 min.)
Description
First Aid is the immediate card given to the injured or suddenly ill person, it is temporary assistance until proper medical professionals are available. This training program is designed to provide information so that you can help a victim that is in need of first aid.
HIPAA Compliance - SS14017AE (10 min.)
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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPAA, forbids sharing, transmitting or divulging of information designated as Protected Health Information or PHI of individuals. It’s designed to offer workers specific protections. Businesses are charged with the responsibility of complying with the provisions set forth in HIPAA and this program was designed to help you reach this goal. This program will help you understand what the HIPAA rulings mean, what your company must do and the steps that must be taken to bring your organization into compliance.
Home Health Care - Animal Control - SS704E
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Home Care Workers visit different home environments on a daily basis, and with different environments comes an array of challenges. One of those challenges may be encountering hostile pets. In some situations, when visiting a client, Home Care employees may be threatened, bitten, or otherwise injured by an unrestrained animal. Most animals seem friendly and harmless. Yet, every year in the U.S. animals: Bite millions of people, seriously injure thousands of people and kill about 100 people. Workers can help protect yourself and others by knowing how to recognize the warning signs of aggressive behavior, avoid or prevent an animal attack or how to defend an attack. This program illustrates all of these important techniques.
Home Health Care - Body Mechanics - SS701E
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The purpose of using proper body mechanics is simple…To Prevent Injury. One of the most strenuous and potentially hazardous parts of home healthcare is bending, stretching and reaching. This program teaches how to reduce risk and prevent injury. Lift assist equipment such as gait belts, bath boards, grab bars and others are discussed as ways to reduce lifting demands. Viewers are taught to properly assess their environment and correct hazards before incidents occur. Safe Client Transfers and Ambulation are addressed in detail.
Home Health Care - Elder/Child Abuse and Neglect - SS706E
Description
Elder and child Abuse. Tragic. Horrifying. Unthinkable. Yet, it’s estimated hundreds of thousands of elders and children are abused each year. Estimated because our picture of elder and child abuse is limited, due to the hidden and complex nature of the problem and the failure of healthcare workers and others to report elder and child abuse consistently. It can be hard to spot the more subtle forms of neglect and abuse. They’re often unrecognized, because victims tend to be isolated. By learning to recognize elder or child abuse and neglect, by learning how to respond to the cases and by committing yourself to safeguarding clients in your care.
Home Health Care - Slips, Trips and Falls - SS702E
Description
Slips, trips and falls are the second most common cause of injury for home and community health workers. These types of accidents can result in serious disabling injuries and have a major impact on one’s ability to perform their job and may result in lost work days, reduction in productivity or a diminished ability to care for a client. Recognizing and correction of household hazards is examined as the first step in prevention. Common slips and falls are examined to show what are the actual root causes and steps are outlined for workers to take to reduce hazards for everyone in the home.
Home Health Care - Workplace Violence - SS705E
Description
Workplace Violence is unacceptable, regardless of the work environment. This program defines different types of workplace violence common to home health care situations and discusses ways to prevent incidents. Recognition, prevention and de-escalation are the main techniques taught.
Home Health Care – Body Mechanics – SS701S (16 mins) Spanish
Description
The purpose of using proper body mechanics is simple…To Prevent Injury. One of the most strenuous and potentially hazardous parts of home healthcare is bending, stretching and reaching. This program teaches how to reduce risk and prevent injury. Lift assist equipment such as gait belts, bath boards, grab bars and others are discussed as ways to reduce lifting demands. Viewers are taught to properly assess their environment and correct hazards before incidents occur. Safe Client Transfers and Ambulation are addressed in detail.
Home Health Care – Workplace Violence – SS705S (7 mins) Spanish
Description
Workplace Violence is unacceptable, regardless of the work environment. This program defines different types of workplace violence common to home health care situations and discusses ways to prevent incidents. Recognition, prevention and de-escalation are the main techniques taught.
Home Health Care: Elder/Child Abuse and Neglect - SS706S (14 mins) Spanish
Description
Elder and child Abuse. Tragic. Horrifying. Unthinkable. Yet, it’s estimated hundreds of thousands of elders and children are abused each year. Estimated because our picture of elder and child abuse is limited, due to the hidden and complex nature of the problem and the failure of healthcare workers and others to report elder and child abuse consistently. It can be hard to spot the more subtle forms of neglect and abuse. They’re often unrecognized, because victims tend to be isolated. By learning to recognize elder or child abuse and neglect, by learning how to respond to the cases and by committing yourself to safeguarding clients in your care.
Home Health Care: Slips, Trips and Falls – SS702S (6 mins) Spanish
Description
Slips, trips and falls are the second most common cause of injury for home and community health workers. These types of accidents can result in serious disabling injuries and have a major impact on one’s ability to perform their job and may result in lost work days, reduction in productivity or a diminished ability to care for a client. Recognizing and correction of household hazards is examined as the first step in prevention. Common slips and falls are examined to show what are the actual root causes and steps are outlined for workers to take to reduce hazards for everyone in the home.
Hospital Series: Bloodborne Pathogens SS707AE
Description
Bloodborne Pathogens. These viruses can cause diseases that can lead to death. They’re called Bloodborne Pathogens because exposure usually occurs from contact with blood; but not always. Other body fluids can contain these viruses as well. Bloodborne pathogens can be transmitted through accidental punctures and cuts with contaminated sharp materials like needles or contact between mucous membranes or broken skin and infected body fluids. But, by following the procedures outlined in this program, you’ll dramatically reduce your chances of being exposed to or infected with these deadly viruses.
Hospital Series: Injury Prevention The Basics SS708AE
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This basic training video will help prevent those careless injuries that happen within the healthcare setting. They may include slips, trips, and falls all the way to bumps and bruises or more serious injuries. This new Hospital Orientation overview is a great complement to your existing safety program. Topics covered also include: Preventing trips slips and falls Standard Precautions bumps bangs & bruises equipment use proper body mechanics, handling soiled linen, trash and much more
Hospital Series: Safe Patient Handling SS709AE
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Safe Patient handling and mobility is a combination of Teamwork and Technology. By working together, with the patient being an active/integral part of the Team, we can minimize the risk of injury to the staff and patient and enhance the progressive mobility of the patient. How, exactly do we do this? This video examines how.
Hospital Series: Safety Orientation-Best Practices SS712AE
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There are many hazards in the healthcare environment. Many of them aren't directly related to the care of patients. But, they are potential hazards nonetheless and need to be addressed in order to minimize risk to workers in this environment. This video takes a look at Slips & Falls, Safe Lifting, Bumps & Bruises, Chemicals, Equipment Use and others.
Hospital Series: Slips Trips Falls SS710AE
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Slips, Trips & Falls are a potential hazard in the healthcare environment. But they are only POTENTIAL hazards. That’s right, slips trips & falls are preventable and that’s what this program is all about…some common sense tips and safe practices you can use to help make your environment safer for you, your co-workers, our patients and visitors.
Hospital Series: Violence In The Workplace SS711AE
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With civility seemingly on the decline across all social sectors, healthcare staff need to be more prepared than ever to deal with hostility directed at them and it needs to be dealt with. This video takes a look at what you can do to minimize these events in your hospital.
Needlestick Prevention - SS14026AE (10 Min.)
Description
Needlestick Injury Prevention program is designed to heighten awareness relating to needlestick injuries and to provide measures you can use to reduce these potentially serious injuries. First, we’ll look at some basic statistics and then we’ll review important safety rules, reporting injuries, and information relating to the prevention of needlestick injuries. OSHA estimates that 5.6 million workers in the health care industry and related occupations are at risk of occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens. According to NIOSH, it is estimated that 800,000 needlestick injuries occur annually. This program is designed to heighten awareness in needlestick injuries and to provide measures to reduce serious injuries.
Needlestick Prevention - SS14026AS (10 Min.) Spanish
Description
Needlestick Injury Prevention program is designed to heighten awareness relating to needlestick injuries and to provide measures you can use to reduce these potentially serious injuries. First, we’ll look at some basic statistics and then we’ll review important safety rules, reporting injuries, and information relating to the prevention of needlestick injuries. OSHA estimates that 5.6 million workers in the health care industry and related occupations are at risk of occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens. According to NIOSH, it is estimated that 800,000 needlestick injuries occur annually. This program is designed to heighten awareness in needlestick injuries and to provide measures to reduce serious injuries.
Pandemic Flu: Facts & Prevention SS2204AE
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As defined by the CDC, An influenza pandemic is a global outbreak of a new influenza A virus. Pandemics happen when new or novel influenza A viruses infect people and spread quickly and efficiently. Most people will have little to no immunity to Pandemic flus because they have never before been exposed and there are no vaccines. Remember, education is the first step in prevention. Prevention is the key to reducing the threat of a pandemic.
Proper Hand Washing Techniques SS2203AE (4 Min.)
Description
Hand washing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and your family from getting sick. But, if you are not doing it properly, then you are not effectively preventing yourself from getting sick. This video shows WHEN to wash your hands and HOW to wash your hands. Quick and to the point.
Proper Hand Washing Techniques SS2203AS (4 Min.) Spanish
Description
Hand washing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and your family from getting sick. But, if you are not doing it properly, then you are not effectively preventing yourself from getting sick. This video shows WHEN to wash your hands and HOW to wash your hands. Quick and to the point.