United States Department of Veterans Affairs
VA Sunshine Healthcare Network

Safe Patient Handling and Movement

VISN 8 Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, Tampa

Key Objective

To develop and test innovations and decrease risk related to patient handling and movement.

Our Center has developed many tools and templates that are available to you to adapt for use in your program. Please email Valerie Kelleher at Valerie.Kelleher@va.gov to request any of the titles listed below. To download the titles you can click here.

We also work closely with the Tampa VA Research and Education Foundation to supply cutting-edge conferences on Patient Safety. Click here to go to our conferences page.