The Purpose of this Course:
The purpose of this course is to look into the proper handling and disposal of biomedical waste for healthcare professionals.
- Identify and describe the different types of biomedical waste.
- Discuss the proper way to handle and dispose of used sharps in healthcare facilities.
- Perform safe containment and clean-up of small spills of potentially infectious blood and other body fluids.
- Discuss standard precautions whenever handling biomedical waste.