CROM Grand Rounds – September 26, 2017 – Recent Legislature Affecting Healthcare Personnel in NJ – Tanisha Taylor, MD, MPH, CPE

Posted at 9:34 am September 25, 2017, in Seminars

Speakers:Tanisha Taylor, MD, MPH, CPE              

Topic: “Recent Legislature Affecting Healthcare Personnel in NJ”

Date and Time: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 – 1:30 PM

Location: Conference Rooms A&B, EOHSI, Piscataway, NJ

OBJECTIVES:

  1. Worksite based intervention decreases the risk of patient-to-worker violence. 
  2. Routine surveillance is not mandated in healthcare personnel exposed to anti-neoplastic agents. 
  3. Safe Patient Handling Programs have a positive impact on personnel  injuries.

 

Target Audience:: Environmental and/or occupational medicine practitioners, community health workers, industrial hygienists, researchers, students of air pollution health effects and to others in the field of environmental and occupational safety and health. Occupational Physicians, Nurses, Industrial Hygienists, fellows, residents, medical students and environmental exposure scientists.

Accreditation & Designation

Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for the Healthcare Team.

Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Declarations

Tanisha Taylor, MD, MPH, CPE  has no relevant financial relationships and Dr.taylor does not intend to discuss unapproved/investigational uses of commercial products during her presentation.

“Planning committee members, Dr. Mitchel Rosen and Dr. Michael Gochfeld have no relevant financial relationships. Dr. Michael Pratt’s immediate family works for Novartis.”