SPH Medical provides all the resources you need to implement and maintain your Safe Patient Handling program, from local onsite consultants, to customized program implementation and follow up and a vast library of educational tools. Here you will find several helpful education documents..
AORN has recently updated their Safe Patient Handling Guidelines and Toolkit to include the use of Air Powered Lateral Transfer Devices in the OR for lateral transfers and repositioning. Patients weighing more than 73 lbs should be transferred with an SPH Medical Air Powered Lateral Transfer System.
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Hospital results when working with SPH Medical:
* Improved staff morale and efficiency
* Dramatically reduced staff injuries (MSDs) and worker’s compensation costs
* Increased patient comfort and reduced patient anxiety with transfers
* Enhanced infection control in patient handling procedures
* Lower cost
* Safer for patient’s skin
Education Documents for your specific lift or transfer system are available upon request.
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