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pathogen
capable of causing disease in a susceptible host.
Postexposure management
encompasses reporting, documentation, and treatment.
concealment
the use of objects to limit a persons visibility of you.
Exposure
contact with blood, body fluids, tissues, or airborne particles.
Contamination
the presence of infectious organisms in or on objects or a patients body.
Emergency Response Guide Book
Resource detailing common hazards and proper responses.
if you are the 1st unit to arrive at the scene of a MVC you should...
consider using the ambulance as a shield to protect the scene.
What is a sign that your sleep pattern is ineffective?
You are unable to concentrate on repetitive tasks such as driving or completing paperwork.
Communicable Disease
disease that can be spread from one person to another.
OSHA
Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Regulatory compliance agency.
General adaptation syndrome
The process of alarm, reaction, and recovery.
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