There is no price that can be placed on maintaining the health and safety of employees by eliminating ergonomic injuries. We don’t just work for your hospital- we work to become an integral resource within your hospital system. Nurses continue to experience injuries related to patient handling. These injuries are costly to hospitals in both direct and indirect costs, and intangible cost such as staff morale. The need for hospitals to establish safe patient handling programs is growing and is now mandated by legislation in several states.