Updated CDC Infection Control Guidelines – Recommendations for Medical Evaluations
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- All Healthcare Organizations
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently updated their 1998 Guidelines for Infection Control and Prevention in Healthcare Settings. Included in the update are recommendations for healthcare organization leaders and administrators and occupational health services (OHS) leaders and staff regarding medical evaluations for health care personnel.
OHS should provide or refer health care personnel (HCP) for pre-placement medical evaluations (PPME) before starting job dutie…Sign Up for Free Trial