Jill Tucker, RN says:

“Patients continue to benefit from advances in medicine, but technology is just slowly making its way into the traditional hospital room setting. RN’s and Nursing Assistants suffer more back injuries than almost any other occupation. Only now are hospitals including patient lifting equipment in new room designs.Nurses do a lot, from wound care to dispensing medication to moving patients of all sizes and shapes. Hospitals need to make the investment in nurses health and purchase the necessary equipment that nurses need for their profession. Speak with Jill Tucker at Jill Tucker Nursing Services for all of your nursing inquiries and needs”
Hospitals Fail To Protect Nursing Staff From Becoming Patients

NPR.org  February 4, 2015