The new OSHA mandates regarding bloodborne pathogens and Universal Precautions have presented a new set of challenges to healthcare professionals. The definitive resource for healthcare managers, this manual provides guidelines and procedures for developing policies that conform to the new OSHA standards. Model policies and procedures are included, as well as training plans and quality assurance monitoring materials, all of which conform to CDC and federal regulations on confidentiality and to OSHA requirements for on-the-job protection and exposure incidents/injuries. The easy-to-use format makes this an ideal educational tool that can be used either as a series of inservice presentations or as a textbook. The format of this manual enables each facility to individualize policies and procedures to conform to state and local guidelines.The format of this manual enables each facility to individualize policies and procedures to conform to state and local guidelines.
|Author||:||Victoria L. Wetle|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 1994|