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Events, News

September 14, 2021

Call for Posters

Call for Posters Submission Deadline:  October 26, 2021 Author Notification by December 11, 2021 ASPHP invites those interested in presenting a poster presentation at the 2022 ASPHP National SPHM Education Event to submit a proposal no later than October 26, 2021. Poster abstract submissions should align with sound and innovative safe patient handling and mobility […]

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August 20, 2021

Live Webinar: The Impact of Repositioning Slings on Support Surfaces

Presented live September 15th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Immobility is an intrinsic factor for pressure injury (PI) development. Mobilizing a patient with a repositioning sling and lift ensures safety for the patient and caregiver. A frequent question is whether the repositioning sling can remain under the patient without interfering with the […]

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June 21, 2021

National Event Exhibit & Sponsor Opportunities

Meet us in Glendale, AZ! March 7 – 10, 2022 The Premiere Event for SPH Professionals ASPHP offers unbeatable brand exposure – get your products and services noticed by our engaged audience of safe patient handling professionals. Partner with ASPHP Engage with prospective customers by partnering with ASPHP in this state-of-the-art event and ensure your […]

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March 3, 2021

Archived Webinar: Professional SPHM Certification: Taking the Next Step

Presented live April 7th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview The CSPHP thanks everyone for attending our Certification Panel Presentation during the ASPHP Virtual Event. We answered frequently-asked questions and explained the personal and organizational benefits of SPHM certification. Ready to get started or want more details? Here’s how: Connect with a Mentor […]

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February 26, 2021

Teresa Boynton-NBCOT Award

Feb 2021 National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) Announces Recipients for the First-Ever Innovation Award Congratulations to Teresa Boynton, recipient of the NBCOT Innovation Award! NBCOT launched the Innovation and Impact Awards in 2020 to publicly recognize the exceptional work Registered Occupational Therapist (OTR) and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) certificants do in […]

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October 13, 2020

ASPHP SPHM Advocacy Award

ASPHP  SPHM Advocacy Award The purpose of this award is to recognize an individual who has demonstrated efforts and/or results to promote universal safe patient handling and mobility (SPHM). Someone who has  made a meaningful impact in a short time through dedicated service and results, or one who has striven diligently for years to make […]

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July 27, 2020

ASPHP, Who do you mask for?

The ASPHP Board of Directors are partnering to help flatten the curve. Here are a few our our reasons as to why and who we masks for. Share your picture and reason on any one of our Social Media sites…FB, Twitter, or LinkedIn. Visit ASPHP.ORG for excellent COVID-19 resources and information.

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June 21, 2020

2022 ASPHP National SPHM Education Event

Mark Your Calendar March 7 – 10, 2022  ♦ Glendale, AZ This event will provide you with practical strategies and implementation tips that can be adapted and applied to your SPHM program. National and international speakers will present topics such as OSHA mandates, science of injury, featured programs, creative strategies for training, equipment selection and […]

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May 28, 2020

Archived Webinar: SPHM in the COVID – 19 Pandemic -2

Recorded May 28th, 2020 Overview This webinar addresses organizational and clinical SPHM implications in the current COVID – 19 global pandemic. A panel of experts will discuss specific ways to perform patient handling tasks such as pronation and other handling activities, mobility and infectious patient, and communication strategies necessary to keep workers and patients/residents safe […]

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May 14, 2020

Archived Webinar: SPHM in the COVID – 19 Pandemic -1

Recorded May 14th, 2020 Overview This webinar addresses organizational and clinical SPHM implications in the current COVID – 19 global pandemic. A panel of experts will discuss specific ways to perform patient handling tasks such as pronation and other handling activities, mobility and infectious patient, and communication strategies necessary to keep workers and patients/residents safe […]

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