Lesson 2: Bloodborne Pathogeons explores the fundamentals, transmission methods, and prevention techniques for reducing the risk of exposure. This lesson also details several common types of bloodborne pathogens as well as reviews personal protective equipment, proper response to exposure, and standard operating procedures for a safe working environment.
Upon completion of this exercise, you will be able to:
- Define the common types of bloodborne pathogens
- Explain the risks associated with exposure
- Discuss exposure and response protocols
- List the types of personal protective equipment required