3-Hour Virtual Seminar On OSHA Injury and Illness Recordkeeping Analysis - Webinar By MentorHealth
|Event Date/Time: Jun 26, 2013 / 10:00 am - (PST)||End Date/Time: Jun 26, 2013 / 1:00 pm - (PST)|
Continuing Education Credit
Colorado Foundation for Medical Care (CFMC) hosts an online activity evaluation system, certificate and outcomes measurement process. Following the activity, you must link to CFMC’s online site (link below) to complete the evaluation form in order to receive your certificate of credit. Once the evaluation form is complete and submitted, you will be automatically sent a copy of your certificate via email. Please note, participants must attend the entire activity to receive all types of credit. Continuing Education evaluation and request for certificates will be accepted up to 60 days post activity date. CFMC will keep a record of attendance on file for 6 years.Joint Sponsor Statement This activity is jointly sponsored by Colorado Foundation for Medical Care and MentorHealth.
Goal/Purpose This webinar will provide a description of what the requirements for OSHA Injury and Illness reporting, as well as what constitute the various acceptable categories for reportable and no reportable injuries. The webinar will also define common terms used by OSHA and the methods for calculating the injury and illness rates in your facility.
Target Audience This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians and other healthcare professionals.
Educational Objectives Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- DISCUSS REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS, CLASSIFICATION OF COMPANIES AND REPORTABLE INJURIES AND ILLNESSES.
CME Credit StatementThis activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Colorado Foundation for Medical Care (CFMC) and MentorHealth. CFMC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Colorado Foundation for Medical Care designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other Healthcare Professionals Credit Statement This educational activity has been planned and implemented following the administrative and educational design criteria required for certification of health care professions continuing education credits. Registrants attending this activity may submit their certificate along with a copy of the course content to their professional organizations or state licensing agencies for recognition for 3 hours. Disclosure Statement It is the policy of Colorado Foundation for Medical Care (CFMC) and MentorHealth that the faculty discloses real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of the educational activity. All members of the faculty and planning team have nothing to disclose nor do they have any vested interests or affiliations. Dr. Kenneth S. Weinberg, Ph.D. is an independent consultant in environmental health and safety. Dr. Weinberg has consulted for several companies in the areas of OSHA Injury and Illness reporting, as well as auditing for OSHA inspections. He has worked as the Director of Safety at Mass. General Hospital in Boston for almost twelve years, and has written several books on the topics of health care safety, OSHA, and Indoor Air Quality. He has also written several articles for prominent national safety publications, and serves on the editorial advisory boards for safety publications. He Also has been Administrator of the Health Care Divisio0n of the American Society of Safety Engineers, and is a member of several panels that advice on safety related matters.