All videos are English DVDs unless otherwise specified.
BBP for hospitality
Order code: OCCUPAT-12
8 minutes | This video meets the training requirements for employees working in service, hospitality, and food service industries. Designed for workers identified as first aid/CPR providers or whose jobs may expose them to blood or blood-exposed body fluids, linens, or clothing. Explains exactly what bloodborne pathogens are, their potential effects on employee health, and how to reduce exposure to BBP, HIV, and/or HBV .
Combative residents mirror their reality
Order code: GENSAFE-28 (Includes English and Spanish)
23 minutes | Discusses how the health care worker can deal with the challenges of combative behavior effectively by conducting a thorough assessment, developing realistic goals, creating a plan to prevent and manage combative behaviors, and discovering and validating the resident's reality. This video uses scenarios to review how the health care worker can understand, prevent, and manage combative behaviors (2007).
Easy ergonomics for caregivers: "Today's Workplace" series (VHS)
Order code: ERGO-11
15 minutes | This edition of Today's Workplace reviews basic ergonomic principles using real-world examples. Join us as we address simple and practical methods for reducing ergonomic risk factors and potential injuries. Practicing sound ergonomics in the work environment will help insure that caregivers are free from injury, working comfortably, and available to help those who count on them (2004).
Home healthcare safety orientation
Order code: GENSAFE-13 (Includes English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese)
15 minutes | This important program helps you recognize the potential dangers of working in a home care setting. It provides important safety tips which protect you and your patients. Topics include: what to look for in the home; safe work practices; handling medical waste and equipment, and hand washing. Included with the video: customizable PowerPoint presentation, expanded leader's guide, and an employee handbook with quiz (2011).
Latex allergy: stop the reaction
Order code: OCCUPAT-18 (Includes English, Spanish, and Portuguese)
22 minutes | For the health care industry | Excellent "awareness" video discussing latex exposures, allergy, and interventions; includes testimonials; included with video: participant handbook and quick reference sheet (2007).
Needlestick prevention: stick to safety
Order code: OCCUPAT-15
11 minutes | Protect yourself and your staff from dangerous exposure to blookbourne pathogens. Knowing the rules of sharp safety can protect your staff from injury. This program provides a thorough approach to sharps technology, safe handling techniques, and handling and disposing of sharps. Included with video: employee handbook with quiz, customizable PowerPoint presentation, training point, chapterized content, and printable expanded Leader's Guide (2005).
Personal protective equipment for the health care setting
Order code: PPE-02
12 minutes | This 12-minute DVD, developed by the CDC, provides demonstrations of donning and removing PPE in outbreaks. The goal of this program is to increase the safety of the health care work environment and promote patient safety through improved use of PPE by health care personnel.
The program objectives are to provide information on the selection and use of appropriate PPE in the health care setting, demonstrate how to safely put on and remove PPE, demonstrate proper hand hygiene technique.
Personal protective equipment for the health care setting: protect yourself, protect others (VHS)
Order code: PPE-07
12 minutes | This video provides demonstrations of donning and removal of PPE and appropriate hand hygiene. The goal of this program is to increase safety in the health care work environment and promote patient safety through improved use of PPE by health care personnel (2004).
Personal safety for the home health caregivers
Order code: GENSAFE-56 (Includes English, Spanish, and Portuguese)
15 minutes | Physical violence, verbal abuse, or sexual abuse are dangerous possibilities for health care staff during home visits. Kind words and streets smarts are not enough to ensure their safety. Equip your staff with the valuable information in this DVD. This program teaches practical ways to defuse potentially violent situations and shows your staff how to prepare for visits, set up security measures, and know assault-cycle awareness (2008).
Included with video: customizable PowerPoint, expanded leader's guide, and an employee handbook
Safe patient handling in health care (VHS)
Order code: LIFTING-02
12 minutes | 1) Introduction to various lift and transfer equipment from a patient's perspective. 2) Applied Ergonomics for Nurses and Health Care Workers (30 min.) An instructional video that helps identify risk factors and teach prevention techniques through planning and preparing. Includes six case studies involving different types of lifts and transfers that embrace the new safe patient handling. Instructors guide included (2004).
Stuck in surgery: sharps safety in today's OR (VHS)
Order code: OCCUPAT-07
18 minutes | Facilitate 2002 OSHA compliance in the operating room and hospitalwide with sharps safety education. This video is for all levels of operating room professionals. See infection control expert Mark S. Davis MD "live" in the operating room demonstrating safety techniques and discussing ways to prevent sharps injuries. Essential for all staff in the operating room, labor and delivery, surgicenter, emergency department, and trauma center. Included with video: advanced precautions for today's operating room handbook (2005).