Guidance

Blood borne viruses: avoiding transmission from healthcare workers

Advice for incident managment teams, assessing risk of transmission of blood borne viruses from infected healthcare workers to patients.

Documents

Assessments on the risk of bloodborne infection transmission to patients from healthcare workers

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Details

This guidance provides practical advice on assessing the risk of iatrogenic transmission from healthcare workers diagnosed with bloodborne viruses (BBVs) to patients.

Published 19 February 2012