TITLE

Be ready for both OSHA and H1N1

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Hospital Infection Control & Prevention;Jan2010, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on H1N1-related inspections to be conducted by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) at health care sites. OSHA is enforcing the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention H1N1 guidance to protect health care personnel during pandemic H1N1. OSHA states that an N95 respirator should be provided to health care workers providing care in close contact to patients infected with H1N1.
ACCESSION #
48343879

 

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