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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Pandemic influenza preparedness and response guidance for healthcare workers and healthcare employers /
Publisher OSHA, U.S. Dept. of Labor,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 174969972
Subjects Influenza--Prevention. ; Industrial hygiene. ; Employees--Health.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  RC150.5.A2.P36 2007 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 11/02/2020
Collation 99 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Also available via World Wide Web. "OSHA 3328-05 2007."
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Influenza: Clinical Background Information -- Clinical presentation of influenza -- Diagnosis -- Modes of transmission -- Treatment and prevention -- -- Infection Control -- Standard precautions and transmission-based precautions -- Compliance with infection control -- Facility design, engineering, and environmental controls -- Administrative controls -- Healthcare worker vaccination -- Antiviral medication for prophylaxis and treatment in healthcare workers -- Occupational medicine services -- Personal protective equipment -- Work practices -- -- Pandemic Influenza Preparedness -- Healthcare facility responsibilities during pandemic alert periods -- Incorporating pandemic plans into disaster plans -- Stockpiles of essential resources -- -- OSHA Standards of Special Importance -- -- Appendix A. Pandemic Influenza Internet Resources -- Appendix B. Infection Control Communication Tools for Healthcare Workers -- Appendix C. Implementation and Planning for Respiratory Protection Programs in Healthcare Settings -- Appendix D. Self-Triage and Home Care Resources for Healthcare Workers and Patients -- Appendix E. References for Diagnosis and Treatment of Staff During an Influenza Pandemic -- Appendix F. Pandemic Planning Checklists and Example Plans -- Appendix G. Risk Communication Resources -- Appendix H. Sample Supply Checklists for Pandemic Planning -- -- OSHA Assistance OSHA Regional Offices.