National Safety Month: Be Healthy at Work
The CDC estimates there are 385,000 sharps injuries annually among hospital-based health care personnel. That’s over 1,050 injuries daily. In 2015 KentuckyOne Health had 234 sharps injuries and 104 body fluid splash exposures reported. Most of these incidents could've been prevented. Use the SafetyFirst method of STAR to help stay healthy while you work: Stop-Think-Act-Review ...