Bloodborne Pathogens -- Healthcare Workers

This course provides an overview of bloodborne pathogens in the healthcare setting. After completing this course, participants will be able to identify bloodborne pathogens in the workplace, and recognize the different ways a person can be exposed to such substances. Participants will also recognize best practices in the management of these substances and effective ways to minimize the risks of exposure.

Recognize the definition of bloodborne pathogens and identify some of the diseases they can cause. Recognize controls and procedures that can lower the risks of exposure to such diseases and identify how you can apply them at work.