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Bloodborne Pathogens in First Response Environments

12 Lessons
26-36 Minutes
10 Quiz Questions

Course Overview


OSHA has developed guidelines and procedures for dealing with bloodborne pathogens in the workplace. This course prepares first responders to work safely and protect themselves from exposure to a bloodborne pathogen, such as hepatitis or HIV. Addressing the OSHA requirements and regulations, this course walks through the exposure control plan, and various methodologies to reduce exposure. The latter half of the course talks about personal protection equipment (PPE) to reduce exposure, the importance of obtaining vaccinations and accidental exposures. Use this course among your employees within a first response environment in order to keep yourself and the public as safe and as healthy as possible.

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    Key Audience


    Anyone who works in first response environments, such as paramedics, firefighters, and nurses.

    Course Topics


    Introduction
    HIV, Hepatitis and Sources of Infection
    The Exposure Control Plan
    Labeling
    Reducing Exposure: Work Practices
    Reducing Exposure: Housekeeping
    Reducing Exposure: Materials and Equipment
    Personal Protective Equipment
    Vaccination
    Accidental Exposure
    Post Exposure Procedures
    Conclusion

    Course Detail


    Course ID
    marcbpfr1_vod

    Time

    26-36 Min
    Questions
    10

    Languages

    en-es

    video format

    HD

    captions

    Yes

    Resources

    Yes

    Lessons

    12

    Remediation

    Yes

    Bookmarking

    Yes

    Feedback

    Yes

    Microlearning

    no