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Health, Safety and Security

Health, Safety and Security - Inside UW Health, About Us, Employee Handbook (UWHC)

Focus

It is the goal of UWHC to provide a safe and functional environment for patients, employees, family members and other customers. Health and safety is the responsibility of every employee. In support of this, UWHC has policies and procedures in place to promote the health, safety and productivity of employees through the prevention and management of occupational and environmental injuries, illnesses and disabilities. All employees receive safety training upon hire in organizational/departmental orientations, annually through Safety/Infection Control Training and as needed for new topics.