Find Syringes, Safety Syringes, Syringe Accessories and More!
By Christopher Arends and Jim Cassidy
Added by Christopher Green on December 15, 2009 at 10:02pm — No Comments
There are four types of syringes currently used around the globe. The first two categories are cheaper but less safe. The two newer and safer devices are more expensive. Simpler disposable syringes cost on average 12 to 15 cents less than devices that prevent reuse and needle stick injuries. In industrialized countries, the injection systems are firmly established and well resourced, with the most advanced… Continue
Added by Christopher Green on December 6, 2009 at 1:00pm — No Comments
“Although professionally and personally rewarding for many, home care nursing can be both physically and emotionally demanding. Our study findings suggest that home healthcare work may be dangerous for nurses who work in this setting. These types of injuries are serious as they can result in infection with bloodborne pathogens, such as hepatitis and HIV.”
Added by Christopher Green on December 6, 2009 at 12:24pm — No Comments
Coping with OSHA
Added by Christopher Green on December 6, 2009 at 12:00pm — No Comments
History of Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act
Added by Christopher Green on December 6, 2009 at 11:28am — No Comments
Accidental needle sticks are a hazard in the health care industry, and it is important for the operators of medical facilities to use all the resources at their disposal to prevent these accidents from taking place. The fallout from even a single needle stick incident can be far reaching and quite serious for both the employee and the employer.
Added by Christopher Green on December 6, 2009 at 10:00am — No Comments