Safe Injection Practices
More and more patients in a variety of healthcare settings are receiving injected medications that can put them at risk for the transmission of bloodborne pathogens. This short, hands-on program highlightsSafe Injection Practicesput forth by the CDC and offers a clear and concise presentation of what to do vs. what not to do.
To educate staff on injection practices that prevent the spreadblood bornepathogens, and reduce the risk ofneedle stickinjuries to patients and healthcare workers
- Sources of transmission
- Practices that have contributed to outbreaks
- Aseptic technique for handling, preparing and storing medications
- Standard Precautions including Safe Injection Practices, Hand Hygiene and PPE
- Safer Medical Devices