Home Products Most Popular Contact
No items in your cart.
The page below is a sample from the LabCE course OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens. Access the complete course and earn ASCLS P.A.C.E.-approved continuing education credits by subscribing online.

Learn more about OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens (online CE course) »

Exposure Incident

Even after taking all the proper precautions there is still a small chance of an exposure incident.
An Exposure incident occurs when:
Blood or another potentially infectious body fluid comes into direct contact with mucous membranes or non-intact skin.
Parenteral exposure means:
Exposure occurring as a result of piercing the skin barrier through needlesticks, cuts, or abrasions.