Home Care and Community Health Support Pocketbook

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The Home Care and Community Health Support Pocketbook was created to bring awareness to several health and safety issues faced in home and community care.

As each workplace is unique, there is no single training resource that will address all the hazards that may occur in daily work. This booklet will provide you with:

  • Information on common workplace hazards
  • Strategies for injury prevention
  • A checklist for self-assessment to determine the safety of a situation
  • Additional resources

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Exposure to hazardous drugs and infectious diseases

Exposure to hazardous drugs and infectious diseases poses a health risk. Hazardous drugs include antineoplastics, cytotoxic drugs, certain hormone therapies, antiviral drugs, antibiotics, and synthetic opioids, such as fentanyl and carfentanyl.

Extreme weather

Extreme weather can arise quickly and pose several significant and sometimes overlapping health and safety issues.

Hazard Identification

Managing risk includes identifying hazards, assessing the risk, and deciding on control measures to eliminate or minimize the risk. When identifying hazards, it’s important to look for all the conditions and situations that could possibly harm your workers.

Hazardous Drugs