Safe Patient Handling Comment Period Open

The American Nurses Association (ANA) Safe Patient Handling and Mobility National Standards Working Group is accepting public comments on Draft Safe Patient Handling and Mobility National Standards. The working group seeks recommendations for refining the standards, and comments regarding their scope, applicability to foreseeable safe patient handling and mobility concerns for all healthcare recipients, and the likelihood that they will remain current over the next five years. The comment deadline is Nov. 30 at 5 p.m. EST.