About Us

The American Journal of Safe Patient Handling & Movement (SPHM) is the first journal of its kind in
the USA devoted to the subject of safe patient handling and movement and provides a forum for the
latest research and evidence on the how, why, and what in this area of practice. Its readership is
representative of all the professional groups involved with SPHM including nursing, therapy, risk
management, researchers, consultants, and educators.

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