ce ca Communicable Diseases & Sanitary Procedures

Sunday, April 30, 2017

12:30pm - 3:30pm

This presentation explains the hazards of blood borne pathogens (HBV, HCV, HIV) in the transmission of certain chronic and life-threatening diseases and relates both OSHA and state laws designed to curb them. In addition Jesse Green covers HIV etiology and epidemiology, transmission precautions and infection control, testing and counseling, clinical manifestations and treatment, legal and ethical issues, and precautions that address the transmission of pathogens in healthcare settings.