Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

DHO Chapter 13

Promotion of Safety

Base of Support Standing with feet 8-10 inches apart to provide better balance.
Bloodborne Pathogen Standard Contains mandate to protect health care providers from diseases caused by exposure to body fluids.
Body Mechanics Refers to the way in which the body moves and maintains balance while making the most efficient use of all its parts.
Ergonomics Is an applied science used to promote the safety and well-being of a person by adaption the environment and using techniques to prevent injuries.
Fire Extinguishers A device that can be used to put out fires.
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) Information sheets that must be provided by the manufacturer for all hazardous products.
Occupation Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals Standard Requires that all employers inform employees of all chemicals and hazards in the workplace.
Occupation Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) A division of the Department of Labor, establishes and enforces safety standards for the workplace.
Safety Standards Set of rules designed to protect both the patient and the health care worker.
Created by: mrsdancona