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943-17 Face the Future: Laboratory Ergonomics Solutions

April 13, 2017


Thursday, April 13, 2017, 1:00-2:00 pm ET

Cosponsored by American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science 

Approved for 1.0 P.A.C.E. ®, Florida or CPH-Recertification Credit; CEUs accepted by all licensure states.

$99/site includes one connection to the live program with unlimited attendance (and CEUs) for everyone at your site AND unlimited access (and CEUs) to the archived program for 1 year.

Payment Options: Pay online using a credit card or by check payable to APHL with a registration form.

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Ergonomics is one of the least understood aspects of laboratory safety.Laboratory staff have for years been used to working in ways that are unhealthy in the long term, and laboratory safety professionals are tasked with convincing them why changing is so important. As the laboratory workforce ages, the effects of an ergonomically poor workplace are becoming more and more apparent and it is costing labs money. This program will help participants understand the ergonomics regulations put in place over the past few years, and it will teach ways of explaining the reasons for these important practices to lab staff. The program details good ergonomic practice specifics for several laboratory sections in the clinical lab, pathology labs, and specimen collection areas.

At the conclusion of this program, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss ergonomics regulations and regulatory agencies
  • Review proper laboratory ergonomics practices in all areas of the lab.
  • Describe a laboratory ergonomics assessment you can use

Dan Scungio, MT (ASCP), SLS. CQA (ASQ)
“Dan the Lab Safety Man” Laboratory Safety Officer
Sentara Healthcare, Williamsburg, VA

See brochure for complete information.

Additional Information
Busy on the day of the program? No problem, registration includes unlimited access to the archived online program for one year or register for just the archived program!
Registration deadline: April 11, 2017

Problems Registering? Please email registrar@aphl.org or call 240.485.2727 between 8:00 am – 4:30 pm ET.

Need additional connections to the program? If additional connections are used for the live program, an additional program fee will be billed to you. Contact the registrar at 240.485.2727 if you need to register multiple sites.

Please note: You will be automatically registered for the online archived version if your payment is received after the registration deadline.

Payment Options: Pay online using a credit card or by check payable to APHL with a registration form. Click here for a registration form. Send check and registration form to APHL Registrar PO Box 79117, Baltimore, MD, 21279-0117. Be sure to include the number of the course on the check. If no registration form is received, your check will be deposited but you may not be registered for the course or get a confirmation notice. We do not accept purchase orders.

Cancellation Policy: We are unable to offer refunds for cancellations.

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There are no additional sessions for this event.