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Patient Safety Tool: OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Program Assessment

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The Premier Safety Institute, which is a part of Premier, a healthcare alliance of more than 2,300 U.S. hospitals and 64,000 other healthcare sites, offers a downloadable OSHA bloodborne pathogen program assessment tool.

 

The tool, which was adapted with permission from ECS Inc., is described by Premier as a "comprehensive checklist for assessing compliance with OSHA's bloodborne pathogen rule, including considerations for a complete sharps injury prevention program."

 

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The tool is housed on Premier's "OSHA Safety and Health Administration Program" website.

 

Download the OSHA bloodborne pathogen program assessment tool (.doc) for use in your facility.

 

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