ASHI-Bloodborne-Pathogens

Course Description

  • What Are Bloodborne Pathogens?
  • How Infection Occurs
  • Specific Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Hepatitis B Virus
  • Hepatitis C Virus
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • Transmitting Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Your Employer’s Exposure Control Plan
  • Recognizing the Potential for Exposure
  • Methods to Control the Risk of Exposure
  • Using Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Hepatitis B Immunization
  • If an Exposure Occurs
  • Housekeeping
  • Communicating a Hazard in the Workplace

Mode of Instruction

  • Audio visuals classroom training
  • Hands on practice

Intended Audience

Any individual or employee who has a reasonable anticipation of contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials, Lab Technicians, ER, EMT, Nurses, Police, Ambulance staff & factory staffs.

Course Material

Student Handbook (one per participant, print or digital)

Highlights

Duration Vivo Healthcare Program Duration Icon 1 Day
Certification Vivo Healthcare Certification for Program Icon ASHI
Validity Vivo Healthcare Program Validity Icon 2 Years