Chemical Labeling and Safety Data Sheets

Chemical Labeling and Safety Data Sheets 

The purpose of this course is to help healthcare providers understand Safety Data Sheets, as regulated by OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard and the U.N. Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals. The content of this course focuses on familiarizing providers with the format and contents of Safety Data Sheets, including standard pictograms. This course will also familiarize healthcare employers with their responsibilities to maintain and make available Safety Data Sheets for all employees as well as good practices for storing, handling, and disposing of potentially hazardous materials.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-CLSDS

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California Department of Social Services Adult Residential Facilities

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved by the California Department of Social Services as a Continuing Education Program Vendor to provide Continuing Education training courses to administrators of Adult Residential Facilities.

Vendor/Provider # : 2000224-735-2
Approval # 174-0142-31033

This activity is approved by the California Department of Social Services for 1.00 contact hours.

California Department of Social Services Group Homes

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved by the California Department of Social Services as a Continuing Education Program Vendor to provide Continuing Education training courses to administrators of Group Homes.

Vendor/Provider # : 2000224-730-2
Approval # 174-0142-31034

This activity is approved by the California Department of Social Services for 1.00 contact hours.

California Department of Social Services Adult Residential Facilities

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved by the California Department of Social Services as a Continuing Education Program Vendor to provide Continuing Education training courses to administrators of Adult Residential Facilities.

Vendor/Provider # : 2000224-735-2
Approval # 224-0142-32590

This activity is approved by the California Department of Social Services for 1.00 contact hours.

California Department of Social Services Group Homes

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved by the California Department of Social Services as a Continuing Education Program Vendor to provide Continuing Education training courses to administrators of Group Homes.

Vendor/Provider # : 2000224-730-2
Approval # 224-0142-32548

This activity is approved by the California Department of Social Services for 1.00 contact hours.

California Department of Social Services Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved by the California Department of Social Services as a Continuing Education Training Program Vendor to provide Continuing Education training courses to administrators of residential care facilities for the elderly.
Vendor / provider # 2000224-740-2; Approval # 224-0142-32647. This activity is approved by the California Department of Social Services for 1.00 contact hours.

Oregon Department of Human Services

1.0 HOURS


This course is approved as continuing education by the Oregon Department of Human Services in accordance with state regulation 411-057-0140 for Assisted Living Administrators, Residential Care facility Administrators and Memory Care Communities within the State of Oregon. This activity is approved by Oregon Department of Human Services for 1.00 contact hours.

National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (RCAL)

1.0 HOURS


This educational offering has been reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.00 clock hours. If you have any feedback regarding the NAB approved continuing education programs, send your email to the following address: [email protected]

National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NHA)

1.0 HOURS


This educational offering has been reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.00 clock hours. If you have any feedback regarding the NAB approved continuing education programs, send your email to the following address: [email protected]
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Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-CLSDS
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 2/28/2024
Learning Objectives:
Understand the history of Safety Data Sheet regulations.
Recognize the standard format and contents of a Safety Data Sheet.
Understand the meaning of standard Safety Data Sheet pictograms.
Recognize commonly used hazardous materials in healthcare and how they should be stored, handled, cleaned up, and disposed of.
Identify strategies for protecting oneself from workplace hazards.
Identify components of personal protective equipment.

Outline:
I) Introduction A) Hazardous Materials in Health Care B) The History of Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) i) The Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) of 1983 a) Employee “Right-to-Know” b) Performance-Based Standards and the Diversity of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDSs) ii) The U.N. Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) iii) The Revised HCS of 2012 a) Employee “Right-to-Understand” b) Compatibility with the GHS c) Standardization of SDSs d) Learning Engagement: Multiple-Choice Questions II) Classifying and Representing Hazards A) Physical Hazards vs. Health Hazards B) “Signal Words” C) Hazard and Precautionary Statements D) Pictograms E) SDSs and HCS Labels: Know the Difference F) Learning Engagement: Multiple-Choice Questions III) Safety Data Sheet Format A) Overview of the 16 Sections B) The 16 Sections in Depth i) Identification ii) Hazard Identification iii) Composition/Information on Ingredients iv) First-Aid Measures v) Fire-Fighting Measures vi) Accidental Release Measures vii) Handling and Storage viii) Exposure Controls/Personal Protection ix) Physical and Chemical Properties x) Stability and Reactivity xi) Toxicological Information xii) Ecological Information xiii) Disposal Considerations xiv) Transport Information xv) Regulatory Information xvi) Other Information C) Learning Engagement: Identify Critical Components of a Sample SDS (Clorox Performance Bleach) IV) Employer Responsibilities A) Making SDSs Available to All Employees B) Acquiring SDSs When Not Provided C) Hazard Communication Training Requirements V) Managing Hazardous Materials in Healthcare A) Commonly Used Hazardous Materials B) Protective Measures i) Elimination/Substitution ii) Engineering Controls iii) Administrative and Work Practice Controls iv) Personal Protective Equipment C) Managing Hazardous Spills i) Communicate the Hazard ii) Control the Spill iii) Contain the Hazard iv) Clean Up the Spill D) Treating an Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals E) Learning Engagement: Multiple-Choice Questions VI) Summary

Instructor: Holly Carlson, MS, RN, CCRN
Holly Carlson, MS, RN, CCRN, is a subject matter expert for Relias. She has 25 years of healthcare experience in both acute and post-acute healthcare environments. Her experience includes leadership and management across the healthcare spectrum. She has owned and operated an assisted living business. Carlson's clinical practice includes acute care, long-term acute care, home health and hospice. Carlson has served for over a decade in various board positions for State Nursing Associations, including president. She has been a nurse planner for multiple continuing education events and has experience as a leader in the design and implementation of an ANCC-CNE accredited approver unit for a multi-state nursing consortium. Carlson is certified as Critical Care Registered Nurse.    Disclosure: Holly Carlson, MS, RN, CCRN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Instructor: Eric Chalfant, PhD
Dr. Eric Chalfant is a professional researcher and author with a PhD in religious studies from Duke University. He honed his research skills as a nationally-ranked collegiate policy debater and debate coach at Whitman College. In addition to his work for OnCourse Learning, Eric has contributed to Duke University's National Congregation Study and has edited and published scholarly works for Oxford University Press. Disclosure: Eric Chalfant, PhD has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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