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Links: Occupational Exposure
Healthcare-associated Infections (HAIs)
Information from the CDC on protecting patients and health care workers from exposure to infections in healthcare settings.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
(NIOSH) Agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related disease and injury. Part of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
National Clinicians' Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Hotline (PEPline)
(1 888 448 4911) Provides 24-hour service for physicians and health care workers needing PEP case consultation only.
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
(OSHA) Part of the U.S. Department of Labor.
Bloodborne Pathogens and Needlestick Prevention
Information on occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens.
See Also
HIV InSite Knowledge Base Related Resources
Prophylaxis Following Occupational Exposure to HIV