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Title: Mobility Teams Assist with:
- Patient repositions (2 hour turns)
- Vertical and Lateral (Bed to Stretcher, Bed to Chair)
- Patient Falls
- Demand lifts
- Staff training on safe patient handling techniques
Teams circulate every 2 hours throughout the units to perform these patient handling tasks. The teams utilize lift equipment and reducing devices.
Teams operate 7am-11pm Monday-Friday and 7am-5pm Saturday. The Teams are performing the following the following/month: 36,178 repositions; 4,931 transfers; 1631 assists.
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