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Occupational Therapist

AIDS 170

Infection Control and Safety


  • Recognize the role of occupational therapy personnel in preventing accidents
  • Identify recommendations for safety in the clinic
  • Describe the purposes of special medical equipment
  • Identify precautions that should be taken when treating clients who require special equipment
  • Identify Standard Precautions for infection control and explain the importance of following them with all clients
  • Describe proper techniques of hand-washing
  • Recognize the importance for all health care workers to understand and follow standard procedures used in client care to prevent the transmission of infectious agents
  • Identify proper procedures for handling client injuries
  • Describe guidelines for handling various emergency situations

Joanne Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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