SEIU 1021

Violence Prevention in the Healthcare Workplace (CEU)
Sponsored by Berkeley Center for Occupational and Environmental Health

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  • Thursday, October 11, 2018, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, Elihu M. Harris State Building, 1515 Clay Street, Oakland, CA, 94612 

A continuing education class for RNs, LVNs, CNA, PCA, and HHAs. Workers in healthcare settings are at an increased risk of experiencing workplace violence. During this full-day course, attendees will learn to identify contributing factors that may escalate risk and promote violent incidents, and will explore harm reduction strategies for high risk environments.

This course will also review Cal/OSHA’s Workplace Violence Prevention in Health Care standard, the scientific basis for effective interventions in the healthcare workplace, and hospital teams will discuss strategies to improve safety in health care settings.

Standard Registration: $225.00 (ends September 27, 2018).  You must register at here. Discounts are available for government employees and students. Contactcoehce@berkeley.edu for more information.

This course is intended for registered nurses, nurse practitioners, health care workers, health care administrators, worker representatives, and allied health and safety professionals.

Accreditation Nurses:
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12983, for 6.5 contact hours.

Registered Environmental Health Specialists:
This course has been approved for 6.5 contact hours, REHS. The Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH) UC Berkeley is a Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) Program Continuing Education

Industrial Hygienists:
ABIH® Diplomates may be eligible to earn up to 4.5 of contact hours for this event.

Visit http://www.abih.org /maintain-certification/cm-credit-education-events for more information.
Safety Professionals:
Certified Safety Professionals may be eligible to earn up to 4.5 contact hours for this event. Visit http://www.bcsp.org/Certifications/Recertification for more information.