Archived Webinars

Archived Webinar – What’s New in SPHM: A look at current research

Presented live July 14th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Staying informed about current trends in research related to SPHM can be challenging for SPHM professional. Many SPHM professionals do not have access to peer review publications and/or the time to conduct literature reviews. The goal of this webinar is to provide an […]

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Archived Webinar: The Bedside Mobility Assessment Tool 2.0 Advancing Patient Mobility through SPHM Practices Updates and Explanation of BMAT 2.0

Presented live June 9th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Essentially, every single body system is affected when patients remain immobile, even for short periods of time. When more than one system is compromised, the risk of mortality increases. Until the mid-20th century, bedrest was considered beneficial; staying in bed was seen as […]

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Archived Webinar: The Value and Components of Successful SPHM Programming

Presented live June 23rd, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This presentation will give guidance to address barriers within SPHM programs and integrate SPHM practices into quality patient initiatives. Objectives – After this session, participants will be able to: Develop an understanding of the SPHM industry. Recognize common barriers to a successful SPHM […]

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Archived Webinar: Practical Applications of Ergonomics in Patient Handling

Presented live May 12th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview The presentation will discuss ergonomics, body mechanics and effects of positioning on risk of injury. With this information at hand, patient handling scenarios will be presented with examples of both awkward and good posturing. Objectives – After this session, participants will be able […]

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Archived Webinar: Highlights from the 2021 ASPHP National SPHM Virtual Event

Presented live April 14th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern FREE to ASPHP members. Overview This webinar provides the most up-to-date science and patient handling tips presented at the 2021 ASPHP National SPHM Virtual Education Event held on March 5, 2021. If you couldn’t attend the Event this is the webinar for you! Objectives […]

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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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Archived Webinar: Integrating SPHM Principles into PT and OT Evaluations

Presented live February 10th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This live video presentation will show how to integrate SPHM principles into PT and OT evaluations, using the equipment as part of the eval, to maximize efficiency and productivity, while keeping therapist and patient safe. Demonstration will include OT and PT evaluation components, […]

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Archived Webinar: What about Benchmarking your SPHM program? Why metrics are important.

Presented live March 10th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview One hour interactive seminar to discuss benchmarking practices for SPHM programs. SPHM success can be measured in many different ways. Why measure the SPHM program? What are the metrics that your facility is desiring to change? What would be the methods of documentation […]

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Archived Webinar: Safe Patient Handling: A Skilled Nursing Facility’s Perspective

Presented live January 13th, 2021 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Skilled nursing facilties (SNF) bridges the gap between hospital and home. Patients are divided into two categories, long term and short term patients. For long term patients, SNF becomes the permanent solution for patient care. Short term patients on the other hand are […]

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Archived Webinar: Obesity, COVID-19 and SPHM

Presented live December 9th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Patients and residents who have morbid obesity are at greater risk for developing COVID-19, they typically have a more complex course of treatment and recovery can be prolonged. The risk of patient and worker injury are profound not only because of the many […]

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Archived Webinar: Creating Culture Change: The importance of the voice of the employee  

Presented live November 11th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Culture is driven by behaviors and attitudes of employees. Changing culture for Safe Early Mobility (or any program) requires employees to change behaviors. We present a format for effectively soliciting the voice of the employee and for using it to manage change in […]

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Archived Webinar: Basic Implementation of your SPHM Program

Presented live October 28th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Join us for this timely panel discussion that describes basic implementation of a SPHM program. The course is designed for those new to SPHM and those interested in validating their current program. You will have an opportunity to share your own successes and […]

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Archived Webinar: Challenging SPHM Cases in Critical Care

Presented live October 14th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This presentation highlights 3 critical care cases and the considerations and accommodations that must be made by the interdisciplinary team to successfully incorporate early mobility into their care plans. Communication is key during attempts to mobilize in the Intensive Care Unit and high […]

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Archived Webinar: Safe and Respectful Decedent Handling

Presented live September 30th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This presentation will review the process of decedent handling in the hospital setting and identify the musculoskeletal injury risks during decedent handling. Risk factors will be examined and ways to control for said will be discussed. This presentation also seeks to highlight the […]

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Archived Webinar: Employee Engagement: The Key to Safe Patient Handling Program Promotion and Culture Change

Presented live September 9th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Employee engagement is a concrete strength that grounds and unites the employee with their workplace. Evidence collected by human resource (HR) specialists and researchers has discovered that passionate workers are a productive asset to the team. To have a safe patient handling successfully […]

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Archived Webinar: Mobility in 1 Page

Presented live August 12th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview The goal for this project was to engage staff in the importance of mobilizing their patients. We needed to come up with something easy on they eyes, one page, and easy to understand for all clinical and non-clinical staff to understand. We gathered […]

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Archived Webinar: Peripheral Neuropathy and Steroid Myopathy: how can we prevent falls?

Presented live July 8th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Despite prevention strategies, patient falls continue to have an impact on the healthcare system. The Joint Commission Standard IPSG.6 and IPSG.6.1 require hospitals to reduce the risk of falls for inpatient and outpatient settings. This presentation focuses on two conditions (peripheral neuropathy and […]

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Archived Webinar: Beyond the Lecture: Practical Tools When Training the Adult Learner

Presented live June 17th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Why is it that in the twenty-first century most healthcare education uses learning methods that are decades old? This poster outlines ways SPHM trainers can engage the adult learner using the most innovative and effective tools to support SPHM training across disciplines and […]

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Archived Webinar: What can we learn from organizational culture research to engage facilities in SPHM?

Presented live June 10th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This presentation looks at the research on Organizational Culture and the cultural dimensions necessary for sustaining healthy organizational culture. Ten cultural dimensions will be explored as a foundation for evaluating the necessary elements in successful safe patient handling and mobility programming. The presentation […]

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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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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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Archived Webinar: Bringing Life to a System-wide Early Mobility Clinical Practice: Concept to Implementation Through Intradisciplinary Partnerships

Presented live May 13th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This presentation will demonstrate how to build and support a system wide implementation to improve the safe early mobility clinical practice on every level. First, we must define the vision of an engaged and sustained early mobility program and then recognize barriers and […]

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Archived Webinar: The Effects of an Automatic Patient Repositioner (APR) on an OB Unit

Presented live April 8th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This presentation ties patient and staff improved outcomes related to the use of an Automatic Patient Repositioner (APR). Very little research has been done on Safe Patient Handling in the Obstetric world. Repositioning upward in bed is the number one injury to staff […]

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Archived Webinar: Almost LIVE for 2020 ASPHP National SPHM Education Event

Presented live March 25th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern FREE to Members Overview This webinar provides the most up-to-date science and patient handling tips presented at the 2020 ASPHP National SPHM Education Event held in San Diego CA March 2 – 5, 2020. If you couldn’t attend the Event or couldn’t attend all […]

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Archived Webinar: Implementing the Bedside Mobility Assessment Tool

Presented live March 11th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview In this presentation the presenter will describe the purpose and expected outcomes of implementing the BMAT. BMAT is a validated nursing mobility assessment. BMAT reduces variation in care, promotes SPHM and improved safe patient mobility. Many legislated states require the implementation of a […]

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Archived Webinar: Recovery Models for Health Care Workers: How do we standardize effective recovery in the workplace?

Presented live February 12th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview The importance of maintaining a healthy workforce so they are able to handle patients every day is essential. In a recent study by Yi et al. 2015, work‐related fatigue, work conditions, and health explained 65% of the variance in new nurses’ intent to […]

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Archived Webinar: Rehab and Safe Patient Handling: Avoiding Injury in the Workplace

Presented live January 8th, 2020 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Patient handling injuries occur at high rates for physical and occupational therapists, as well as other patient care providers including, but not limited to, nurses, patient support assistants, transport staff, and radiology technicians. Physical and occupational therapists perform patient handling tasks including transferring, […]

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Archived Webinar: Multidisciplinary Safe Patient Mobility – Interactive Webinar to Enhance Patient Outcomes

Presented live December 11th, 2019 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This session will use video case studies to educate attendees about how to maximize patient mobility with an interdisciplinary team including PT, OT and Nursing. SPHM technology allows us to improve mobility that will enhance patient outcomes and reduce employee injury risk. This […]

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Archived Webinar: The Journey of Caring for Patient of Size, Admit to Discharge

Presented live November 13th, 2019 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Morbid obesity is on the rise and that brings special considerations in caring for patients of size to the forefront. There must be a proactive stance through utilizing the 8 ANA SPHM standards to build a strong SPHM program . This is followed […]

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Archived Webinar: S3i Support Surface Standards: Spanning the Boundary of SPH & PIP at the Patient Interface

Presented live October 9th, 2019 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview This webinar will describe the new standardized test protocols for performance evaluation of support surfaces, with an explanation of how these standards can be applied to the selection of SPHM devices at the patient bedside. The clinical relevance of this process will be […]

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Archived Webinar: SPHM Education in Doctor of Physical Therapy Curriculum: A Case Report

Presented live September 11, 2019 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview Objectives – After this session, participants will be able to: Discuss the current state of SPHM in education across disciplines Describe 3 identified barriers to including SPHM content in Graduate level curriculum Compare student perceived exertion between manually assisted and device-assisted techniques in […]

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Archived Webinar: The Importance of Achieving Competence in SPHM Education and Training

Presented live August 14, 2019 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Overview One of the key components to ensuring that a SPHM program is successful is competence; but what does this mean in relation to SPHM education and training? Having staff that are well-versed in the basic functions of SPHM technology does not equate to […]

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Mar 13 2019 Archived Webinar

Moving the Heart of the Frontline – Building a Case for SPHM Sustainability

Presented by Rhonda Turner, RN, MSN-LD, CSPHA
Recorded on Mar 13, 2019

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Archived Webinar

Integrating SPHM Principles into PT and OT Evaluations Presented by: Margaret Arnold PT, CEES, CSPHP Recorded February 10, 2021 Click here for more information. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15826, for 1 contact hour. Safe Patient Handling: A Skilled Nursing Facility’s Perspective Presented by: Marifer V. Espocia Recorded […]

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Archived Webinars

PAGE MOVED TO: https://asphp.org/webinars-education-events/ Please click above link if you are not redirected automatically.   Nationwide Health Care Data Analytics for Benchmarking Your Safe Patient Handling Program FREE to ASPHP members. Presented live May 2, 2019 2 pm – 3 pm Eastern Click here for more information.   New and Emerging Bariatric Population – Exploring […]

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