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General Health and Safety
» National Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
» Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
» OSHA's Electronic Compliance Assistance Tools -- Helps workers and employers identify and address potential occupational hazards in nursing homes or in hospitals by describing standard requirements and safe work practices.
» National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
» NIOSH guidelines for worker safety and health
» The National Network of Committees on Occupational Safety and Health

Bloodborne Pathogens and Preventing Needlestick Injuries
» OSHA's needlestick info
» CDC guidelines for managing occupational exposure to HBV, HCV and HIV
» NIOSH lessons learned: safer medical device implementation
» Training for Development of Innovative Control -- Technologies Project (developing safer needlestick technology)

Tuberculosis (TB) and Control of Airborne Pathogens
» CDC guidelines for preventing TB transmission of mycobacterium

Updated Feb 22, 2019