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|Additional Physical Format:||Pandemic influenza preparedness and response guidance for healthcare workers and healthcare employers
|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||United States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.|
|Notes:||Title from PDF title page (viewed June 20, 2008).
"OSHA 3328-05 2007."
|Description:||1 online resource (99 pages)|
|Contents:||Influenza: Clinical Background Information --
Clinical presentation of influenza --
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.
The goal of this document is to help healthcare workers and employers prepare for and respond to an influenza pandemic. The guidance document is organized into four major sections: clinical background information on influenza, infection control, pandemic influenza preparedness, OSHA standards of special importance.
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- Influenza -- Treatment -- United States -- Planning.
- Epidemics -- United States -- Prevention -- Planning.
- Emergency management -- United States -- Planning.
- Influenza, Human -- prevention & control.
- Disease Outbreaks -- prevention & control.
- Disaster Planning.
- Health Personnel.
- Infection Control.
- Occupational Exposure -- prevention & control.
- United States.