Bloodborne Pathogens

Purpose

This course gives participants information on the reduction of risks associated with bloodborne pathogens. It provides guidelines on universal precautions for employees and employers. This course is necessary for those employees whose duties require providing first response medical care in which there is a reasonable expectation of contact with blood or other potential infectious materials.

Topics

  • Preventative Measures
  • Methods of Control
  • What to do if an Exposure Incident Occurs
  • Recordkeeping
  • Communicating Hazards to Employees
  • Exposure Control Plan