Healthcare: Environment of Care
OSHA created a suite of resources to help hospitals assess workplace safety needs, implement safety and health management systems, and enhance their safe patient handling programs. Preventing worker injuries not only helps workers—it also helps patients and will save resources for hospitals.
This Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention addresses most current guidelines for norovirus outreach management.
The Health Care Facility Specialists inspect nursing homes, hospitals, and ambulatory surgical centers throughout the state. They also provide periodic training workshops for Health Care Facilities' staff which cover the subjects listed below.