Sharps Safety: Creating a Comprehensive and Compliant Needlesticks Prevention Program

webinar Sharps Safety: Creating a Comprehensive and Compliant Needlesticks Prevention Program

You Will Learn:

  • How to identify the high-risk areas for unsafe sharps and exposures
  • Essential components of an effective safe sharps program
  • Procedures to follow when a needlestick occurs
  • How to get physician and front-line worker buy-in for your safe sharps program
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$269.00
 

Needlesticks continue to present significant risk in the medical workplace...

despite FDA, CDC, and OSHA requirements that have been in place for more than a decade.

Sharps injuries occur frequently, creating dangerous bloodborne disease transmissions and a huge financial burden on health care organizations.

During this comprehensive webinar you will learn the key issues and barriers facing needlestick safety, and how to create a comprehensive needlesticks prevention program that makes your work environment safer for all.

Learning Objectives

Don’t miss this opportunity to ensure and maintain the safety (and compliance) of your organization. Get the most up-to-date information on rules, regulations, and new knowledge that could save workers from disease, including:

  • Specific regulatory requirements of a safe sharps program (OSHA/NIOSH)
  • Non-compliance risks and repercussions
  • How to identify the high-risk areas for unsafe sharps and exposures
  • Essential components of an effective safe sharps program
  • Procedures to follow when a needlestick occurs
  • How to get physician and front-line worker buy-in for your safe sharps program
  • Latest technology and best practices and how top hospitals are using them

Product ID: 6630

Create a Needlesticks Prevention Program that Makes Your Facility Safer for All!

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Faculty

Peggy Prinz Luebbert
Peggy Prinz Luebbert
MS,MT(ASCP), CIC, CHSP, Healthcare Interventions, Inc.

Healthcare Interventions was founded by Peggy Prinz Luebbert in 2007.  Since starting this endeavor, Peg has assisted multiple facilities and organizations in improving their risk reduction strategies in infection prevention, safety, risk management and emergency preparedness.  These accomplishments have been developed by walk-thru audits, evidence base guideline protocols and strategic educational activities.

Create a Needlesticks Prevention Program that Makes Your Facility Safer for All!

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