CHA News Article

New Seminar to Focus on Hospital Employee Health and Safety
Members-only program features practical methods to manage, mitigate workplace risk

CHA is offering a new seminar that will explore the interdependency of patient and employee safety and provide updates on related workplace issues. Scheduled for March 24 in Glendale and April 2 in Sacramento, the Hospital Employee Health and Safety Seminar will open with an in-depth look into the process of creating a culture of safety, facilitated by a national quality and patient safety expert. In addition, Cal/OSHA representatives will provide a regulatory update and identify the most common compliance issues they encounter. Experts and hospital representatives will also share safe patient handling practices and offer insights on how to improve policies and procedures. Finally, the seminar will include strategies for managing leaves of absence and reasonable accommodation. To view the full agenda or to register, visit