Healthwatch: Moving Patients Safely

By WEEK Producer

April 16, 2013 Updated Apr 16, 2013 at 7:18 PM CDT

For medical personnel here in the Heart of Illinois, lifting and safely moving patients is an important part of the workday.

But now, UnityPoint Health-Methodist says a mechanical device is helping to ease the burden, and the worry.

We had a chance to sit down with Employee Health Coordinator Mary Bliss, to talk about this device in April's Healthwatch.

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