Pulaski County Schools Bloodborne Pathogens Training



Step 1:  Watch this video:  Bloodborne Pathogens Video (video only works from inside the school district)


Step 2: Take quiz below:

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1. Blood is the number one source of HIV, hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus in the workplace.   


2. Most people infected with hepatitis B virus do not recover and clear the infection.   

 
3. Most people infected with hepatitis C virus become chronically infected.   


4. People with HIV usually experience the same types of symptoms.   


5. Hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus and HIV spread most easily through contact with contaminated blood.   


6. You can be exposed to bloodborne pathogens at work if blood or other infectious material contacts your broken skin or mucous membranes.   


7. Never wear gloves when you anticipate touching blood, body fluids or contaminated surfaces.   


8. Hand washing is your main protection against the spread of infection.   


9. You should treat all blood and body fluids as though infected with some pathogen.   


10. The risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens in the school setting is very high.