Bloodborne Pathogens: Bloodbug Barriers

Bloodborne Pathogens: Bloodbug Barriers

More people are infected with bloodborne diseases than ever before. Hepatitis B, HIV and AIDS remain enormous threats to your workers as patient after patient is admitted to your facility. This program will help protect your employees and ensure that your facility is in compliance with OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogens Standard (1910.1030). The course details the effects of the HIV, HBV and HCV viruses, how to use personal protective equipment and engineering controls to minimize the threat of exposure, and safe work practices to employ at all times to avoid transmission and infection.

Key Learning Points

  • Bloodbugs
  • PPE
  • Work practices
  • Housekeeping
  • Vaccination and reporting
  • Exposure

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Title Bloodborne Pathogens: Bloodbug Barriers
Program length 24 minutes