Preventing the spread of contagious disease is possible and always important, especially in the child care setting. This course will teach you about various diseases that can be spread through contact with blood and how to deal with accidental exposures. Information regarding the OSHA Exposure Control Plan is discussed and a sample Exposure Control Plan is included in the Resources Section of this course.Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.
Course Learning Objectives:
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Name three major diseases that can be spread through contact with blood.
- Understand and use Universal Precautions to protect against the spread of disease.
- Create appropriate policies for dealing with blood exposures.