0.50 Administrative CEU - COVID-19 has dramatically changed the work environment in skilled and residential/assisted living facilities. The focus on employee safety related to COVID-19 can take its toll on the still important focus of the overall safety culture of the home. This presentation is designed as a reminder that COVID-19 should not be the sole focus of homes' employee safety efforts. The presentation also addresses OSHA's role in nursing home operations related to COVID-19.
Understand the importance of maintaining their employee safety program in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Have knowledge of the steps they can take to implement an effective employee safety program.
Understand the effect employee mental health can have on their employee safety program, and take steps to assist employees displaying additional stress related to COVID-19.