AIDS precautions

AIDS precautions

Those activities intended to minimize exposure to contaminated blood–and potentially bloody fluids, including extreme care with infected sharps, hand washing, use of face masks, double-gloving. See Universal precautions.
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The policy calls for counseling and disciplinary action when employees fail to comply with AIDS precautions or refuse to care for AIDS patients.
Methodist South Hospital Laboratory is complying with the OSHA interpretation relative to AIDS precautions for health care employees.

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