USF OTI Education Center

USF Health - College of Public Health

USF SafetyFlorida and the USF OTI Education Center cordially invite you to attend –

A free information seminar on understanding OSHA’s new National Emphasis Program for Nursing Homes and Residential Care Facilities and how it affects your establishment. Topics to be covered include what OSHA is targeting, specifically:

  • Commonly found hazards in nursing homes and residential care facilities
  • Ergonomic stressors in patient lifting and handling, repetitive tasks
  • Bloodborne pathogens and biological hazards (tuberculosis)
  • Workplace violence
  • Situations or conditions that cause slips, trips and falls
  • Chemical hazards

Date: Thursday, March 21, 2013

Location: Hampton Inn & Suites

5702 Madison Avenue,
Tamarac, FL 33321
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Time: 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Hotel phone: 954-724-7115
Seminar registration: 813-974-9966

Seminar Cost: FREE

Continental Breakfast: FREE

For registration and information, call Thalia Barber at 813-974-9962 or e-mail tbarber@health.usf.edu and mkellerm@health.usf.edu. For online registration click here.

What You Will Receive:

  • Knowlege of what hazards OSHA compliance officers are looking for when inspecting a nursing home facility
  • Free checklist for how to perform a safety and health inspection of a nursing home
  • Free information for developing a disaster management program for your nursing home
  • Free guide for developing an effective nursing home safety and health program
  • Free guide for requesting a free safety and health inspection from the USF Safety
  • Florida Consultation Program
  • Free refreshments

A free information seminar on understanding OSHA’s new National Emphasis Program for Nursing Homes and Residential Care Facilities and how it affects your establishment. For online registration click here