TITLE

OSHA enforcing N95 respirators for HCWs treating H1N1 flu patients

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Gary; Marill, Michelle
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Dec2009, Vol. 31 Issue 12, Special Section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that N95 particulate respirators have been mandated by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for protecting healthcare workers from acquiring H1N1 influenza while treating patients.
ACCESSION #
47527819

 

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