Published on in Vol 2, No 2 (2013): Jul-Dec

Processes and Outcomes of the Veterans Health Administration Safe Patient Handling Program: Study Protocol

Processes and Outcomes of the Veterans Health Administration Safe Patient Handling Program: Study Protocol

Processes and Outcomes of the Veterans Health Administration Safe Patient Handling Program: Study Protocol

Deborah Rugs 1, PhD;  Peter Toyinbo 1, MBChB, PhD;  Nitin Patel 1, MPH;  Gail Powell-Cope 1, PhD, ARNP, FAAN;  Bridget Hahm 1, MA, MPH;  Christine Elnitsky 1, 2, PhD, RN;  Karen Besterman-Dahan 1, PhD;  Robert Campbell 1, JD, MPH, PhD;  Bryce Sutton 1, PhD

1 United States Veterans Health Administration, Center of Innovation on Disability & Rehabilitation Research, James A Haley Veterans Hospital, Tampa, FL, US

2 School of Nursing, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Deborah Rugs, PhD
  • United States Veterans Health Administration
  • Center of Innovation on Disability & Rehabilitation Research
  • James A Haley Veterans Hospital
  • Mail Code 151R
  • 8900 Grand Oak Circle
  • Tampa, FL
  • US
  • Phone: 1 813-558-3935
  • Email: Deborah.Rugs@va.gov