OSHA Compliance

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The Beginning of the End of COVID-19-Related Emergency Blanket Waivers

by  Aimee L. Wilcox, CPMA, CCS-P, CST, MA, MT

It appears that the end of the 1135 waivers related to the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) has begun. According to CMS, the residents of skilled nursing facilities, long-term care facilities, and inpatient hospice centers have struggled due to the effects of some of the 1135 waivers. CMS is focusing primarily on removing the 1135 blanket waivers that pertain to certain aspects of care, training, and maintenance of these facilities to ensure the weakest of our citizens are guaranteed adequate care.

An Infectious Disease Control Plan is Essential 

by  Wyn Staheli, Director of Content - innoviHealth

Every business encounters infections. The COVID-10 pandemic has only highlighted this fact, but considering that infectious diseases, such as the seasonal flu, are an ongoing problem, all organizations need to implement an Infectious Disease Control Plan as part of an active compliance plan because it’s required by law. Your organization must take steps to mitigate this risk to both patients and employee

OSHA Penalty Calculation Information 

by  Wyn Staheli, Director of Content - innoviHealth

This article contains information from OSHA which outlines the penalty structure for OSHA violations. It includes a list of different types of violations that may be cited and the penalties that may be proposed by the area director. Also listed are additional violations for which citations and proposed penalties may be issued upon conviction. These are the types of violations that may be cited and the penalties that may be proposed

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