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GUIDELINES ON INFECTION CONTROL PRACTICE IN DENTISTRY

GUIDELINES ON INFECTION CONTROL PRACTICE IN DENTISTRY

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Disposal of waste Health Care Risk Waste Protection of Staff 20-22 Immunisation Hand protection/ handwashing technique Eye protection Face Masks Rubber dam Protective Clothing Aspiration and ventilation Needlestick Injury Policy 23-24 Measures to prevent needlestick injuries Management of needlestick injuries Appendix 25

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American Nurses Association’s Needlestick Prevention Guide

American Nurses Association’s Needlestick Prevention Guide

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for 63% of the needlestick injuries from June 1995 July 1999 (NIOSH, 1999). Ninety percent of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) document-ed cases of health care workers who contracted HIV from needlestick injuries involved injuries with hollow bore, blood filled needles (CDC, 1998a).

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Guideline for management of occupational exposure to …

Guideline for management of occupational exposure to

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• clean needlestick injuries should be documented only, to allow facilities to identify all causes of needlestick injury to facilitate appropriate risk management : refer to Attachment 2–Medical management of Blood and Body Fluid Exposures for additional information

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How to Prevent Needlestick and Sharps Injuries

How to Prevent Needlestick and Sharps Injuries

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Needlestick and other sharps injuries are a serious hazard in any healthcare setting. Contact with contaminated needles, scal-pels, broken glass, and other sharps may expose healthcare workers

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MANAGEMENT OF NEEDLESTICK INJURIES AND …

MANAGEMENT OF NEEDLESTICK INJURIES AND

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Must be used in conjunction with the NHSGGC guideline: Management of occupational and non-occupational exposures to bloodborne viruses MANAGEMENT OF NEEDLESTICK INJURIES AND EXPOSURES TO BLOOD AND HIGH-RISK BODY FLUIDS Poster for use in Accident and Emergency

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American Nurses Association’s Needlestick …

American Nurses Association’s Needlestick

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American Nurses Association’s Needlestick Prevention Guide Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from B-D, Inc. (Becton-Dickinson).

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MANAGEMENT OF NEEDLESTICK INJURIES AND …

MANAGEMENT OF NEEDLESTICK INJURIES AND

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NHSGGC Management of Occupational and Non-occupational Exposures to Bloodborne Viruses including ~Needlestick Injuries & Sexual Exposures Guidance and use the source patient risk assessment letter and form. See appendices 1 & 2 HCV Assessment There is no vaccine or post exposure prophylaxis available for HCV.

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Tattoo and Body Art Safety - OSHAcademy

Tattoo and Body Art Safety - OSHAcademy

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Prevent Needlestick Injuries Exposures to bloodborne pathogens can happen by getting stuck with a used needle or getting cut by a sharp instrument that has blood on it. Certain practices can reduce needlesticks and other sharps injuries. Here is some additional information for preventing exposures to blood in the body art industry.

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Sharps & Needlestick Policy (Including disposal and any ...

Sharps & Needlestick Policy (Including disposal and any ...

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blood, amniotic fluid, vaginal secretions, semen, human breast fluids (milk), cerebrospinal fluid, peritoneal fluid, pleural fluid, synovial fluid, pericardial fluid, saliva in association with dentistry, unfixed tissues and organs, any other body fluid if visibly blood-stained, exudative or other tissue fluid from burns or other lesions.

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Policy for the prevention and management of …

Policy for the prevention and management of

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Page 1 of 22 The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Policy for the Prevention and Management of Needlestick Injuries and Blood Borne Virus Exposures

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toolkit Guidelines for the and Post-Exposure …

toolkit Guidelines for the and Post-Exposure

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toolkit-3-eMI Guidelines Appendices Appendix 1 Patient management form 28 Appendix 2 Flow chart for management of injuries 31 Appendix 3 Algorithm for needlestick/sharps exposure 32

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Organizational and environmental factors that affect ...

Organizational and environmental factors that affect ...

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incur needlestick injuries or near-misses and to report factors that placed them at risk for injury. Other infectious disease exposures. Many investigations have addressed the risks of occupa-tionally acquired infections among health care work-ers from exposures to numerous sources, including patients, visitors, other health care workers, and the

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WHO guidelines on drawing blood - WHO | World …

WHO guidelines on drawing blood - WHO | World

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WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data WHO guidelines on drawing blood: best practices in phlebotomy. 1.Bloodletting – standards. 2.Phlebotomy – standards. 3.Needlestick injuries – prevention and

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FDa, nIosH & osHa JoInt saFety coMMunIcatIon: …

FDa, nIosH & osHa JoInt saFety coMMunIcatIon: …

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May 30, 2012 · FDA, NIOSH & OSHA J OIN T SAF ETY C O MMU NICA TION BLU NT-TIP SUTURE NEE D LE 1 FDa, nIosH & osHa JoInt saFety coMMunIcatIon: Blunt-Tip Surgical Suture Needles Reduce Needlestick Injuries

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Health Care Worker Health and Safety - WHO

Health Care Worker Health and Safety - WHO

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Health Care Worker Health and Safety: Preventing Needlestick Injury and Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens World Health Organization

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The Safe Use of Sharps in Healthcare – Guidance for ...

The Safe Use of Sharps in Healthcare – Guidance for ...

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and documented within the Health and Safety Management Manual for the area, in addition a copy of the risk assessment should be sent to the Service Health and Safety Practitioner who will forward to the Needlestick Injury Reduction Group for …

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Training Activity. - One and Only Campaign

Training Activity. - One and Only Campaign

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Safe Injection Practices Coalition Bloodborne Pathogens Training Activity | TRANSCRIPT Page 4 Slide 8 — Healthcare personnel may be exposed to bloodborne pathogens when they administer injections; for example, as a result of a needlestick injury.

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Recommendations for Identification and Public Health ...

Recommendations for Identification and Public Health ...

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>8%, persons who are the source of blood or body fluid exposures that might warrant postexposure prophylaxis (e.g., needlestick injury to a heal th-

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PERRP What’s inside? Forms for Recording

PERRP What’s inside? Forms for Recording

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o Needlestick injuries are no longer required to be reported to PERRP when you become aware of the injury. PERRP can request these records to be submitted for statistical purposes and the employer must comply. o Public employers that receive a "Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses" form from the bureau of

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NEEDLESTICK & SHARP INJURY REPORT

NEEDLESTICK & SHARP INJURY REPORT

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EXPOSURE CONTROL 40B Needlestick-Sharp Injury Form Page 1 of 1 NEEDLESTICK & SHARP INJURY REPORT Name of Injured Person: Date of Injury: Time of Injury: Job Area Where Incident Occurred:

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Needlestick Safety and Prevention - WHO

Needlestick Safety and Prevention - WHO

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and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), the virus that causes AIDS . Each of these viruses poses a d ifferent risk if a health care worker is exposed. More than 20 other infections can be transmit ted through needlesticks, including syphilis, malaria, and herpes (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], 1998 a).

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Needlestick Injury - NHS Employers

Needlestick Injury - NHS Employers

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1 Needlestick Injury Contents: Introduction p2 Reporting incidents p3 Surveillance systems p3 The legal position p4 Section 1 – Preventing Exposure p6 Employer responsibilities p6

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Needlestick Safety and Prevention - WHO

Needlestick Safety and Prevention - WHO

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1 American Nurses Association – Independent Study Module Needlestick Sa fety and Prevention ABSTRACT Every day, health care workers are exposed to dangerous and deadly bloodborne

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Needlestick Protocol: WHAT TO DO

Needlestick Protocol: WHAT TO DO

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Needlestick Protocol: WHAT TO DO If you are exposed to a needle stick, splash in the eye, or other high-risk exposure: 1. Immediately dispose of sharps safely, if necessary.

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