Home care worker musculoskeletal injury prevention project: Research and Workplace Innovation Program
Research and Workplace Innovation Program (RWIP) project by Kim Dyck, Regional Health Authority of Central Manitoba
existing Safe Client Handling and Injury Prevention Program (SCHIPP), this
project expanded safety training to over 400 home care workers in RHA Central.
The availability of an on-site musculoskeletal injury (MSI) educator for the duration of this project
provided front-line staff with immediate assistance when faced with patient