Implementing ergonomic improvements in hospital laboratories involves more than choosing the right pipette or training workers on low risk behaviors. It requires understanding and influencing key players involved in decision making processes. The unique challenges seen in hospitals — the pace, the politics, the massive infrastructure — can turn seemingly simple problems into complex projects. This presentation will address these issues and provide a Best Practice template for EHS professionals working in healthcare settings.
CPE, Senior Consultant, BSI Group
Chris Arteberry is a Certified Professional Ergonomist with 20 years of experience in injury prevention, productivity enhancement and regulatory compliance for public agencies and private industry nationwide. He has developed and implemented successful ergonomic programs for diverse industries including biotechnology, aerospace, semiconductor manufacturing, healthcare, waste management and food processing.