Bloodborne Pathogens 06-01-03

Summary

It is the policy of the University of Pittsburgh to limit or prevent occupational or student exposure to blood and other potentially infectious materials (as defined below) and to provide certain treatment following any such exposure. This document serves to clarify the University program for education, prevention, post-exposure medical treatment and follow-up* provided for employees and students who have been exposed to bloodborne pathogens as a part of workplace or other programmed activity.

* Post-exposure medical treatment and follow-up as defined in the OSHA Standard.

Organization

Category: Business and Operations
Section: Health and Safety
Effective Date: January 31, 1995
Last Reviewed: January 31, 1995
Responsible Unit:
Responsible Executive: Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor
Policy Contact: 

Procedure(s) and Supporting Documents

Please refer to the policy and/or the policy contact for any accompanying procedures, supporting documents, and/or forms.