Contract Agreement

The Agreement Process As a Doctor of Chiropractic that is focused on sports medicine, you may have established relationships with certain organizations. The initial footwork and work performed may have been on a hand-shake agreement. As you move into providing specific services to a certain group of athletes, we highly recommend that you enter these...

Implementing OSHA in the Clinic

Common Sense OSHA Practices Some people believe there is no need for OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) compliance in a typical Chiropractic Office. Although Chiropractic practices differ from typical medical practices in many ways, they must deal with some of the very same OSHA hazards. It is common to experience seemingly harmless situations like...
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OSHA Plans and Programs

Download Reference Document Download and review this helpful resource from OSHA that outlines the requirements for the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard Model Exposure Control Plan and the Hazard Communications Standard Model Hazard Communications Program. Both plans are required elements of a successful OSHA compliance program. This helpful tool provides templated language to use to customize your...
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Hazard Communication Standard

Safety Data Sheets (SDS) One of the most important components of an OSHA compliance program is Hazard Communication. This means that employees are aware of potential risks that may arise in the practice. Because of the types of cleaning chemicals and other fluids that may be present, SDS must be kept on file. These tools...
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Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Exposure Fact Sheet

Download Reference Document An employee’s best defense against exposure to bloodborne pathogens in a healthcare setting is the proper use of PPE. This protective gear ranges from gloves to face shields to masks. Download and review this Fact Sheet provided by OSHA to ensure your practice is properly equipped with the tools necessary to keep...
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