Bloodborne Pathogens (OSHA)

4 5

1 hr

Personal safety is always the EMS provider’s first priority. Because of bloodborne pathogens every patient contact is a threat to EMS provider safety. This course reviews the Occupational Safety and Health Administration standard, bloodborne pathogens encountered by EMS providers, use of personal protective equipment, and reporting an exposure incident.

• Define bloodborne pathogen and pertinent elements of the OSHA standard
• Discuss common bloodborne pathogens encountered by EMS providers
• Review the value of the Hepatitis B Vaccination for EMS providers
• Discuss the methods, value, and limitations of personal protective equipment or PPE to prevent or reduce exposure to bloodborne pathogens
• Describe components of an exposure control plan and action steps if exposed to a bloodborne pathogen

This Course Satisfies:

  • NREMT - Operational Tasks
  • New York EMS - Preparatory
  • Maine EMS - Preparatory, Operations
  • Texas EMS - Medical
  • Oregon EMS - Miscellaneous EMS Topics
  • Oregon EMS - Educational Topics Approved by the Medical Director
  • Ohio EMS - General Topics
  • Idaho EMS - Trauma
  • Missouri EMS - Trauma
  • Missouri EMS - Medical/Behavioral
  • Wyoming EMS First Responder - Preparatory
  • Florida EMS - Operations
  • Kentucky EMS - Electives
  • Kentucky EMS - Preparatory
  • North Carolina EMS - Preparatory
  • Michigan EMS - Preparatory
  • Pennsylvania EMS - Medical/Trauma
  • Utah EMS - Preparatory
  • Kansas EMS - Advanced
  • Kansas EMS - Basic
  • Colorado EMS - Preparatory
  • Colorado EMS - Operational
  • Maryland EMS - 2
  • Arkansas EMS - Communicable Diseases
  • Maryland EMS - L-Local Option
  • ICCR - Medical & OB/GYN
  • NREMT - Preparatory
  • Kansas EMS - Medical: Communicable Diseases
  • Kansas EMS - Medical
  • Nevada EMS - Related Specialty Areas
  • Virginia - BLS Area 14
  • Idaho EMS - Medical

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