Safe Patient Handling
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​Patient handling, injury prevention training, procedures and best practices

Training modules

Interior Health employees are required to access these modules through the i-Learn system in order for completions to be tracked in the i-Learn system. All others (students/affiliates) can print and use the
e-learning education record to track module completions.  A copy of completed education records must be provided to the supervisor/manager.

Patient handling injury prevention program

Peer leader

Bed care, repositioning and lateral transfers

Using Mechanical Techniques

Using Slider Sheet and Manual Techniques


Transfer Assessments

Unsafe Techniques

Sling Procedures and Information

Transfer Procedures

Personal care

Equipment recommendations


MoH     PCQO