Bloodborne Pathogens Awareness

2 hours


This content describes bloodborne pathogens (BBPs) and defines associated terminology. It also discusses signs, symptoms, and treatments of the most commonly encountered bloodborne diseases, methods of transmission, ways to prevent exposure to BBPs, and beneficial actions following contact or exposure.


RECALL bloodborne diseases, symptoms, and common terminology.

RECALL methods of exposure to and transmissions of bloodborne pathogens.

IDENTIFY actions that prevent exposure to bloodborne pathogens.

IDENTIFY recommended actions after incidental exposure and treatments for bloodborne diseases.