Policy document for needlestick injury & other exposure incidents

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/333616
Title:
Policy document for needlestick injury & other exposure incidents
Authors:
Eastern Health Board; Occupational Health Department
Citation:
Eastern Health Board (1995) Policy document for needlestick injury & other exposure incidents. Dublin: Eastern Health Board.
Publisher:
Eastern Health Board
Issue Date:
Nov-1995
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/333616
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
A needle stick injury is one in which there has been skin penetration by a sharp which has been used on a patient or been in contact with a patient's body fluids. Other accidental exposure incidents include bites or splashes of infected materials on to the skin or mucous membranes.
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES; OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY; INJURY; NEEDLESTICK INJURY

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorEastern Health Boarden_GB
dc.contributor.authorOccupational Health Departmenten_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-04T10:16:58Z-
dc.date.available2014-11-04T10:16:58Z-
dc.date.issued1995-11-
dc.identifier.citationEastern Health Board (1995) Policy document for needlestick injury & other exposure incidents. Dublin: Eastern Health Board.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/333616-
dc.descriptionA needle stick injury is one in which there has been skin penetration by a sharp which has been used on a patient or been in contact with a patient's body fluids. Other accidental exposure incidents include bites or splashes of infected materials on to the skin or mucous membranes.en_GB
dc.languageeng-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherEastern Health Boarden_GB
dc.rightsEastern Health Board-
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICESen_GB
dc.subjectOCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETYen_GB
dc.subjectINJURYen_GB
dc.subjectNEEDLESTICK INJURYen_GB
dc.titlePolicy document for needlestick injury & other exposure incidentsen_GB
dc.typeReporten
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