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Title: Bloodborne Pathogen Awareness Training for employees NOT covered by an Exposure Control Plan


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Bloodborne PathogenAwareness Trainingfor
employees NOT covered by an Exposure Control Plan
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Why are you receiving this training?
  • For your protection
  • For your awareness
  • Its required for all employees upon initial job
    assignment and those participating in voluntary
    first aid response programs.

3
Is this the correct training for me?
  • This training is for awareness ONLY and does not
    include all information required by 29 CFR
    1910-130 (g)(2) regarding employees with
    occupational exposure
  • Separate modules are available for those
    employees covered under an Exposure Control Plan

4
What is a Bloodborne Pathogen?
  • Microscopic organisms that are carried in the
    blood and may cause disease in humans

5
What are some common Bloodborne Pathogen diseases?
  • Malaria
  • Brucellosis
  • Syphilis
  • Hepatitis B(HBV)
  • Hepatitis C(HCV)
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

6
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • HIV is the virus that leads to AIDS
  • HIV depletes the immune system
  • HIV does not survive well outside the body
  • No threat on contracting HIV through casual
    contact

7
Hepatitis B (HBV)
  • Symptoms include
  • jaundice
  • fatigue
  • abdominal pain
  • loss of appetite
  • intermittent nausea
  • vomiting
  • May lead to chronic liver disease, liver cancer,
    and death
  • Vaccination available since 1982
  • HBV can survive for at least one week in dried
    blood
  • Symptoms can occur 1-9 months after exposure

8
Hepatitis C (HCV)
  • Hepatitis C is the most common chronic bloodborne
    infection in the United States
  • Symptoms include jaundice, fatigue, abdominal
    pain, loss of appetite, intermittent nausea,
    vomiting
  • May lead to chronic liver disease and death

9
What body fluids can contain Bloodborne Pathogens?
  • Skin tissue
  • Any other bodily fluid
  • Blood
  • Saliva
  • Vomit
  • Urine
  • Semen or vaginal secretions

10
How is it passed from one person to another?
  • Contact with another persons blood or bodily
    fluid that may contain blood
  • Mucous membranes eyes, mouth, nose
  • Broken skin
  • Contaminated sharps/needles

11
How can you be Exposed to a Bloodborne Pathogen?
  • Administering first aid
  • Post-accident cleanup
  • Janitorial or maintenance work
  • Improper handling of infected waste products

12
What Precautions should you take to avoid
infection?
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment
  • Gloves, mask, CPR mouth-to-mouth barriers
  • Treat all blood and bodily fluids as if they
    are contaminated
  • Wash thoroughly during cleanup and
    decontamination
  • Properly dispose of all contaminated material

13
What is Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)?
  • Anything that is used to protect a person from
    exposure
  • Latex or Nitrile gloves, goggles, CPR mouth
    barriers, aprons

14
What should you know about PPE?
  • Always check PPE for defects or tears before
    using
  • If PPE becomes torn or defective remove it and
    replace with new equipment
  • Remove PPE before leaving a contaminated area
  • Do not reuse disposable equipment
  • Dispose of contaminated PPE properly

15
What about hand washing?
  • Wash hands immediately after removing PPE
  • Use a soft antibacterial soap
  • A hand sanitizer can be used but wash with soap
    and water as soon as possible.

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What should you do if you think you have been
involved in a BBP Exposure Incident?
  • Exposure incident is a specific incident of
    contact with potentially infectious bodily fluid
  • If there are no infiltrations of mucous membranes
    or open skin surfaces, it is not considered an
    incident
  • Report all incidents involving blood or bodily
    fluids to your supervisor

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