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Ergonomics Healthy Backs for Healthcare Workers

About the Course

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that up to 67% of healthcare worker injuries in the United States are due to strains and sprains, and 44% are back injuries. Most of these injuries could be prevented through changes in body mechanics, and, as this online course demonstrates, a regular flexibility and strengthening program to increase body fitness. This eLearning course provides you with accessible information about how to protect yourself from healthcare work tasks injuries. Additionally, this training course will teach you how to improve your overall body fitness.