Continuing Education! Healthcare Heath and Safety
Name: Continuing Education! Healthcare Heath and Safety
Date: March 12, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM MDT
Educational event dedicated to current trends and emerging issues related to occupational health and safety and infection control in healthcare settings. Agenda: Current Issues and Trends in Healthcare, an OSHA Perspective (Herb Gibson – Area Director, Denver Area OSHA Office) Applications for the Industrial Hygienist in Healthcare (Roberta Smith - Director of Worker Health, Axion Health and Cynthia Ellwood – Principal Consultant, Associates in Occupational and Environmental Health, LLC) Ventilation and Contaminant Control (Bill Mele – Senior Engineer, Chemistry and Industrial Hygiene) Air Quality Monitoring in Critical Care Environments (Cynthia Ellwood – Principal Consultant, Associates in Occupational and Environmental Health, LLC) What’s up with USP? Proposed changes to the various compounding chapters; what and (who knows) when. (Bill Mele – Senior Engineer, Chemistry and Industrial Hygiene) Health and Safety in Healthcare Roundtable This educational event is target to individuals who are responsible for: • Worker health and safety • Joint Commission compliance • Facility management • Human resources • Worker compensation • Risk Management • Handling hazardous drugs • Compounding pharmaceuticals • Renovating existing facilities or building new facilities • Health and safety professionals and industrial hygienists wanting to learn more about current issues and trends in healthcare settings!