Healthcare Industry bloodborne pathogens

OSHA – Healthcare Industry Training

OSHA training is necessary for a safe and healthy work environment. Workers taking this course have jobs related to health care, electrical, factory, warehouse, manufacturing, house keeper, building management, storage and more. This OSHA course covers general industry hazards not specific to those working construction-only jobs. OSHA training is the primary method used to train workers on hazard recognition and OSHA safety standards. This training covers specific OSHA regulations and requirements as they apply to the general industry.

OSHA Training for Healthcare Workers

Our OSHA Safety Training Program will take the worry out of OSHA compliance. We have qualified nurses with advance degrees available to customize your OSHA training program to ensure you are compliant with all federal and state OSHA standards by:

  • Annual facility inspections and OSHA compliance manual updates.
  • On-site OSHA training courses by professional instructors.
  • Developing and implementing your exposure control, tuberculosis, hazard communication, ergonomics and emergency action plans.
  • Assuring proper hazardous chemicals labeling to meet Right-to-Know requirements.
  • Accreditation support programs, ongoing support via phone and fax.

On-Site Annual OSHA Training Overview

Bloodborne Pathogens Standard: Including but not limited to, Hepatitis B and C, HIV and other blood borne pathogens, modes of transmission & prevention, HBV vaccinations, exposure incidents & post exposure evaluation, biohazardous wastes, PPE, work practice controls, engineering controls, and exposure determination.

TB Infection Control: Symptoms of TB, Policy on Management of Patients with TB, Risk Assessment Categories, and Administrative Measures.

Hazard Communications: Right-To-Know, Hazard Communications Standard, MSDSs, and Labeling System.

Medical Waste Management: Definition of Biohazardous Waste including sharps and non-sharp waste generated in the facility, how to handle and dispose of this waste properly, and PPE requirements.

Spectrum Training provides on-site OSHA safety training in Chicago, Illinois and the surrounding areas. Contact us at 877-366-0611 for more information or to schedule an on-site training seminar. bloodborne pathogens