Healthcare

Healthcare is involved, directly or indirectly, with the provision of health services to individuals. These services can occur in a variety of work settings, including hospitals, clinics, dental offices, out-patient surgery centers, birthing centers, emergency medical care, home healthcare, assisted living and skilled nursing facilities.

Hazards include these four key areas: Bloodborne Pathogens, Combative or Confrontational Situations, Manual Movement and Handling of Patients or Residents, and Slips, Trips and Falls.