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Safety Awareness Campaign Highlights

Health and Safety Screening
  • The department has begun a review of all health and safety screens and individual plans for all individuals who have a safety risk including, eating, positioning, ambulation, pica, aggressive, assaultive or self-injurious behavior.
  • Teams will verify that any precautions are still relevant to meet the individual's needs.
  • Teams will verify that each support staff has been reminded of safety precautions in place.

CAMRIS

  • All DMR Case Managers will be responsible to check the accuracy of agency database related to health and safety risk elements.

Safety Summit

  • The Commissioner will convene a Safety Summit with providers, Council members, staff, labor unions, OPA, family members and consumers in July.

Training

  • Safety related training will be reviewed and revised if necessary.


MAKE SAFETY A PRIORITY
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