Overview

By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to:

  • Review evidence for the logic of having a bloodborne pathogen (BBP) program.
  • Identify the three most important bloodborne pathogens.
  • Recognize the risks involved with exposure to various types of contaminated body fluids.
  • Describe which medical occupations are at risk for needle sticks.
  • Identify the recent epidemiology of the three most important bloodborne pathogen viral agents.

Details COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:
 ASRT – Category A                   
CREDIT HOURS:
 1

Target Audience

The target audience includes nurses, technologists, and all other hospital employees.