Specialized Family Care Program

Bloodborne Pathogens

  • Category: Pre-Service Training Safety/Health
  • Materials: Articles: Blood Borne Pathogens from Oklahoma State University. OSHA Fact Sheet: OSHA’s Blood Borne Pathogens Standard
  • Goal: Provider follows Universal Precautions to prevent the spread of bloodborne diseases.
  • Credit Hours: 2 Hours
  • Date Developed: February 2014
  • Developed by: Oklahoma State university (informed compiled by Donna McCune, SFC Program)

Training Objectives:

  1. Specialized Family Care Provider can define blood borne pathogens
  2. Specialized Family Care Provider can name and define symptoms of two of the blood borne diseases
  3. Specialized Family Care Provider knows how blood borne diseases are transmitted.
  4. Specialized Family Care Provider knows the Universal Precautions to prevent spread of blood borne pathogens
  5. Specialized Family Care Provider knows about emergency procedures if exposed to blood borne pathogens

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider