Bloodborne Pathogens

Bloodborne Pathogens 

Exposure and injury prevention is the responsibility of each and every employee. Knowing what is in your organization’s ECP, and adhering to it, is a great step forward in maintaining a safe and injury free workplace. This course aligns with OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standard.

$19.95

Hours: 0.50
REL-ALL-0-BBPATHXY

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Course Details

Course Code: REL-ALL-0-BBPATHXY
Hours: 0.5
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2021
Learning Objectives:
Gain a better understanding of OSHA's requirements regarding BBP.
Know the definition of BBPs, types, and how they are transmitted.
Know how to recognize potential BBP hazards and be able to take appropriate action when they are observed.
Know how to prevent BBP transmission.
Know what to do during a workplace exposure.

Outline:
Section 1: Regulations and Standards A. Exposure Control Plan B. OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard C. Routes of Exposure Section 2: Bloodborne Pathogens A. Hepatitis B (HBV) B. Hepatitis C (HCV) C. Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Section 3: Exposure and Injury Prevention A. ECP in Detail B. Universal Precautions C. Personal Protective Equipment D. Hazard Communication E. Sharp Safety F. Vaccination G. Safe Work Practices Section 4: Post-Exposure Actions A. Medical Consultation and Treatment B. Report and Document C. Investigate D. Follow-up Section 5: Conclusion A. Summary B. Course Contributors C. Resources D. References E. Congratulations

Instructor: Anthony Barone, MPH, PMP, CEM, CBCP, CHS-V, CHMM, FF/EMT
Mr. Anthony A. Barone is a driver of health, safety and security solutions in emergency management, business continuity management, public safety, public health, pre-hospital, hospital, and healthcare preparedness through uncompromising consultation, advisement, collaboration and service. He is committed to leading efforts that contribute to a healthier, safer and more secure world. Mr. Barone brings over fifteen years of planning, mitigation, prevention, protection, preparedness, response and recovery experience at the tactical, operational, strategic and policy levels of private sector, academia and all levels of government (i.e. local, state and Federal). He holds a Masters of Public Health (M.P.H.) in Toxicology and Risk Assessment, and a Graduate Certificate in Disaster Management, from the College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; and a Bachelor’s of Art in Zoology from Miami University, Oxford, OH. As a certified Firefighter II, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Emergency Manager, Homeland Security Level-V, Hazardous Materials Manager, and Project Manager, Mr. Barone strives to keep current with tactical-to-policy level industry leading practices. Currently, Mr. Barone serves as a Senior Management Analyst - Emergency Management at GAP Solutions, Inc.; a CBRN Safety Officer with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, National Disaster Medical System, Disaster Medical Assistance Team, Maryland-1; an operational volunteer Firefighter II and EMT with the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department; the Secretary and Community Representative of the Alexandria Citizen Corps Council; a member of the Alexandria/Arlington Leadership Council of the American Red Cross, National Capital Region; and a Public Health and Medical Consultant, Advisor and Volunteer with the Alexandria Medical Reserve Corps. Disclosure: Anthony Barone, MPH, PMP, CEM, CBCP, CHS-V, CHMM, FF/EMT has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Entry level General Staff; in the following settings: All Healthcare Settings.
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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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