Standard Operating Guideline #4: Bloodborne Pathogen

Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan:

Table of Contents

Section                                                                                                            Page

  1. Introduction…………………………………………………………………….     2
  2. Responsibilities……………………………………………………………....... 2
  3. Exposure Determination………………………………………………………. 2
  4. Methods of Implementation and Control…………………………………….    3
    1. Universal Precautions……………………………………………………..     3
    2. Engineering Controls and Work Practices………………………………     3
    3. Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)……………………………………    4
  5. Sanitation……………………………………………………………………….     6
  6. Sharps & Regulated Waste Management……………………………………     7
  7. Hepatitis B Vaccine & Post-Exposure Evaluation and Follow-up………….     8
  8. Warning Labels and Signs…………………………………………………….   10
  9. Employee Information and Training………………………………………….   11
  10. Recordkeeping………………………………………………………………….   12
  11. Plan Review……………………………………………………………………..   13
  12. Document History………………………………………………………………   14
  13. Appendices/Form
  14. Category 1 – Job Classification expected to incur occupational exposure  15
  15. Category 2 - Job classification that may incur occupational exposure……..   16
  16. Sharps Injury Log……………………………………………………………….   17
  17. Hepatitis B Vaccine Form……………………………………………………….   18
  18. Employee Safety Recommendation Form……………………………………...   19