ASPHP in the News!

Dec 13 2017 Webinar Page

Standards for Accessible Medical Diagnostic Equipment (MDE) – Overview and Practical Implications Presented by: Tamara James and Rex Pace Recorded on December 13, 2017 Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15826, for 1 contact hour. This […]

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Aug 15 2017 Archived Member Registration

Safe Client Handling in Home Care: A Problem-Solving Approach Presented by Emily King Recorded on Aug 15, 2017 Online Registration Link for Member

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ASPHP Well Represented on ANA SPH Working Group!

The American Nurses Association (ANA) has started a Safe Patient Handling (SPH) Working Group for the purpose of developing multidisciplinary national SPH standards.  On June 29th they brought together representatives from 8 professional associations, 2 from large healthcare systems, 2 […]

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ASPHP Featured in Joint Commission Environment of Care July Publication

The July issue of the Environment of Care® News contains “Lifted Up,” an article on Safe Patient Handling which included excerpts from interviews with a few of our Certificants.  The  article is reprinted from Environment of Care® News, July 2012, Volume 15, Issue 7. […]

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ASPHP Celebrates Its First Anniversary

The ASPHP recently celebrated its first anniversary at the Safe Patient Handling Conference in Orlando.  On March 20th, it held its Second Annual Meeting which was well-attended by its Board and members from all areas of the country.  A Meet […]

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ASPHP Featured on Safe Lifting News

The ASPHP is the focus of SafeLiftingPortal.com’s September/October special edition newsletter. Here is a snippet of that newsletter: “Welcome to this Special Issue of Safe Lifting News. As our loyal readers know, this newsletter’s mission has always been to keep […]

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ASPHP Joins Partnership for Patients

The US government has recently launched the Partnership for Patients: Better Care, Lower Costs, a public-private partnership that will help improve the quality, safety, and affordability of health care for all Americans.  Partnership for Patients brings together leaders of major hospitals, […]

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ASPHP Issues Position Statement

The ASPHP Board of Directors recently developed a position statement regarding restoring the MSD column to the OSHA 300 log.  Please read our submission to OSHA: ASPHP Position Statement – OSHA June 2011

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Association Beginnings!

The ASPHP was launched successfully at the 11th Annual Safe Patient Handling Conference amid great enthusiasm for its Mission! Our Board Members were available to assist with booth duty – everyone receiving great feedback from the attendees regarding Association membership […]

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The ASPHP Acknowledges