Ep064: Handling Hazardous and Infectious Materials as a Nurse

Ep064: Handling Hazardous and Infectious Materials as a Nurse

Never touch the device/implant
Label things appropriately
Follow protocol/policy/procedure specifically
Ensure patient is in private room to prevent exposure to other patients and their loved ones
Maintain distance between yourself and device consistently

If necessary use shield (like lead apron)

Handle linen and all patient care items . . .