The purpose of this course is to equip daycare providers with the information necessary torecognize potential sites for disease transmission, as well as the skills necessary to prevent it.
OSHA guidelines for Universal Precautions are discussed.
Upon completion of this course, students will:
Understand Universal Precautions and how they help protect form blood-borne pathogens
Be able to identify situations in which there is the potential for disease transmission
Know specific measures that can be taken to prevent disease transmission
Be able to name the major blood-borne pathogens that pose a threat to staff and children
Understand the importance of taking universal precautions