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OSHA Compliance Management

A Guide For Long-Term Health Care Facilities, 1st Edition

By Elsie Tai

CRC Press

272 pages

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pub: 2000-12-21
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Description

Designed specifically for the needs, preferences, and styles distinct to long-term care this OSHA Compliance Management: A Guide for Long-Term Health Care Facilities serves as an excellent working reference. It focuses on priorities and provides you with the background and tools vital to achieving OSHA compliance and inspection preparedness.

In this user-friendly, practical, hands-on manual you get:

  • Inspection preparedness briefing materials that provide you with last minute advice and activities

  • Real-life scenarios offering hands-on, practical advice and directions to minimize liability

  • Comprehensive policies with built in flexibility for designing mandatory practices to best fit your organization's needs

  • Summary discussions give you a quick, concise overview of all the issues covered including historical significance, current developments, and cautionary notes

  • Long-term care documentation, recordkeeping, and management tools for streamlining activities and maximizing necessary expended efforts

  • Step-by-step instructions for conducting and documenting specific types of assessments and information necessary for strategic decision and policy making

  • Flow charts, tables, and other materials containing long term care specific statistics and decision tree processes

    Streamline your organization's processes, save time and money, avoid liability, and improve safety management and performance. OSHA Compliance Management: A Guide for Long-Term Health Care Facilities gives you a headstart in achieving OSHA compliance and being prepared for OSHA inspections.

  • Table of Contents

    OSHA THE AGENCY

    OSHA Reform, Strategic Programs, CCP, PEP, etc.

    Contact and Reporting Requirements

    Citations and Penalties

    Bureau of Labor Statistics and Calculations

    OSHA and Joint Commission Collaboration

    INSPECTION PREPAREDNESS

    Inspection Preparedness - Introduction

    OSHA Inspection Policy Guide

    OSHA Program Evaluation Profile (PEP): Discussion

    Model Sample Health and Safety Policy for LTC

    OSHA Preparedness Health and Safety Activities Log

    OSHA STANDARDS

    OSHA Standards - Introduction

    List of Citations, Penalties, and Inspections

    Asbestos

    Access to Medical and Exposure Records

    Bloodborne Pathogens

    Compresses Gas

    Confined Space

    Electrical Safety

    Eye Protection and Eye Wash

    Fire Extinguishers

    Hazard Communication - Introduction

    Lockout/Tagout-Control of Hazard Energy-Introduction

    Machine Guarding

    GENERAL DUTY

    Introduction

    Ergonomics - Introduction

    Tuberculosis - Introduction

    Workplace Violence Introduction

    IN-SERVICE RECORDS

    In-Services Recordkeeping for OSHA - Introduction

    Mandatory Training Cross Reference Tracker Guide

    Employee Interview Questions

    Appendix A: Risk Map

    Appendix B: OSHA Poster

    Appendix C: Mandatory In-Service Cross Reference Charts

    Appendix D: Inspection Preparedness Checklist

    Appendix E: Disk File Index and References

    Subject Categories

    BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
    LAW034000
    LAW / Environmental
    TEC017000
    TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety