Employers do not have to offer pre-exposure hepatitis b vaccines, but Housekeepers and laundry attendants are covered to receive the vaccines because of their increased risk of exposure to blood borne pathogens. An exposure control plan should be developed for every hospitality business and should be site specific
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This article discusses several key clarifications made to the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, such as employee training, physician and temporary nursing personnel, the annual review of the bloodborne pathogen program, the use of safer medical devices, personal protective equipment, and administrative controls that are all addressed by OSHA in its revised directive and varying interpretation letters.