The Next Generation of Low Dead Space Disposable Syringes
This image shows what a sharp needle looks like after it is used just once then after being used six times. The BEST practice is to only use the sharp sterile steel needle ONE TIME (as intended by it's manufacturers)...and that is when it is entering a PATIENT. That will ensure that the patient is being injected with the sharpest, most painless, sterile needle possible. It…Continue
Added by Christopher Green on September 22, 2016 at 9:30am — 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