Bumps, Bruises and Blood...OH MY!
Course Type: Webinar
Contact Hours: 1.0
Thursday, September 19, 2019
- Pacific: 9:00am - 10:00am
- Mountain: 10:00am - 11:00am
- Central: 11:00am - 12:00pm
- Eastern: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
There are a variety of common workplace injuries with inconsistent treatment options, prevention strategies, and workers compensation and return to work protocols. A lack of uniform treatment protocols and treatment options for many on the job have been identified. OHN's will implement prevention strategies for common injuries and illnesses including workers compensation case management.
Upon completion of this session, the learner will be able to:
Identify the top five most common work site injuries.
Describe the current treatment for the five most common work site injuries.
Discuss preventive measures being utilized to address the top five most common work site injuries.
The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. (AAOHN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is additionally approved as a CNE provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (#CEP9283).
Yonna Heath, BSN, CEN, COHN-S, STSC is a Project Nurse currently with a family-owned construction company. She has over 15 years of experience in occupational nursing. Her first OHN role was with a nursing agency working in a variety of industry settings and locations. Her nursing career began with a medical surgery unit, followed by working as a nurse and a supervisor on an emergency room unit and a post-anesthesia unit. Her many years in the hospital settings have proved invaluable to her role now in occupational nursing.
AAOHN Education Joint Provider:
University of Michigan Center for Occupational Health and Safety Engineering
Handouts will be available closer to the webinar date.