ERIC Number: ED360293
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Model Bloodborne Pathogens: Exposure Control Plan for Wisconsin Public Schools. Bulletin No. 93311.
Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
This document is intended to assist local school districts in complying with the Wisconsin Department of Industry, Labor and Human Relations (DILHR) Health and Safety Standard. Following an overview of the plan, the guide is organized into six chapters: (1) "Exposure Determination" discusses job classifications, tasks, and procedures; (2) "Methods of Compliance" concentrates on universal precautions, engineering and work practice controls, and personal protective equipment; (3) "Hepatitis B Vaccination" addresses employees who are or are not first aid providers; (4) "Post-Exposure Evaluation and Follow-up" covers exposure incident and medical follow-up, information for health care professionals, and follow-up information for employees; (5) "Communication of Hazards to Employees" highlights labeling, color-coding, and information and training; and (6) "Recordkeeping" describes medical records, training records, and availability of records. Appendixes provide the following information: DILHR and OSHA Health and Safety Standards; definitions for purposes of exposure control plan; exposure determination; tasks, procedures, and school exposure incident investigation forms; example schedule for cleaning and decontamination; Hepatitis B vaccination record and declination form; medical management of individuals exposed; employee medical record checklist form; training record form; and a list of resources. (LL)
Descriptors: Communicable Diseases, Elementary Secondary Education, Government Employees, Hazardous Materials, Health Promotion, Immunization Programs, Medical Services, Occupational Safety and Health, Program Implementation, Public Schools, Safety Equipment, School Districts, State Legislation, State Programs, State Standards, Wastes
Bureau for Pupil Services, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, 125 S. Webster Street, P.O. Box 7841, Madison, WI 53707-7841.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin