Title: Patient Care Ergonomics Coordinator
Department: Duke Occupational & Environmental Safety Office (PRMO)
Entity: Duke Health
Class Year: 2019
Ms. Yeu-Li Yeung is the Patient Care Ergonomics Coordinator in the Ergonomics Division at Occupational & Environmental Safety Office since 2003. Her main responsibility is to implement and manage the safe patient handling and mobility program called Duke MOVES (Move Often Very Early and Safely), which focuses on safety for employees and patients, at Duke University Hospital and ambulatory clinics. She is also responsible for other ergonomic evaluations and training including office work and material handling. Ms. Yeung is a licensed occupational therapist, a certified professional ergonomist and a certified safe patient-handling professional.