OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standards (ETS) for Healthcare

Host: Cheri Benander, RN, MSN, CHC, C-NHCE – Clinical & Compliance Consultant, HTS3
Email: cheri.benander@healthtechs3.com
Date & Time: October 15, 2021 at 12pm CT


Although we are well into the second year of the COVID-19 Pandemic, OSHA just recently formalized COVID-19 workplace requirements by publishing standards in the Federal Register. The standards are designed to protect employees in healthcare settings where suspected or confirmed COVID-19 patients are treated. This webinar will walk you through those standards assisting you to create a safer environment for your employees while achieving compliance.


Upon completion of the webinar, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify settings where the OSHA ETS apply
  2. Describe a COVID-19 workplace plan
  3. List three elements of the health screening and medical management requirements
  4. Outline an employee education plan to meet the ETS
  5. List two record keeping and reporting requirements