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Managing workers' compensation exposures in healthcare

Managing workers' compensation exposures in healthcare

Journal of Healthcare Risk Management 18(3): 28-36

Employees in healthcare are exposed to numerous and varied risks that pose the threat of injury. Management of those exposures by the organization will ultimately help create a safe environment for staff, patients and the public. Incorporating workers' compensation into the risk management program is the first step toward managing and reducing these exposures. This article presents a suggested outline for a written risk management plan for workers' compensation exposures.

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Accession: 046619353

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PMID: 10182134

DOI: 10.1002/jhrm.5600180306

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