Safety

Clinic warns patients of possible hepatitis and HIV transmissions

OSHA Healthcare Connection, September 6, 2011

Dean Clinic, Madison, WI, is notifying 2,345 patients that they may have been exposed to bloodborne illnesses during the past five years, reports ABC News.

Those potentially exposed were diabetes patients receiving training on how to self-administer finger sticks and insulin shots.

Read more on the OSHA Healthcare Advisor.

 

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