Bloodborne Pathogens For Tattooing And Body Piercing

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Bloodborne Pathogens For Tattooing And Body Piercing - Quiz

This is an actual test given for bloodborne pathogens certifications


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Workers in many different occupations are at potential risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens, or BBP's. Employees whose duties include providing first aid, housekeeping, medical laboratory activities, and patient healthcare have a higher risk of exposure, than employees in other fields
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Bloodborne Pathogens are micro-organisms that are not present in blood or other potentially infectious materials and only cause disease in animals.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Certain Bodily fluids or tissues that may contain bloodborne pathogens, such as: semen and vaginal secretions; bodily fluids such as spinal fluid and amniotic fluid or any bodily fluids visibly contaminated with blood are referred to as ______________.
    • A. 

      Other people's infected materials

    • B. 

      Other potentially infectious materials

    • C. 

      Bloodborne Pathogenic Tissues

    • D. 

      Biomedical hazardous waste materials

  • 4. 
    Your company's ________________ includes policies and procedures which are designed to eliminate your risk of exposure to BBP's at work.
    • A. 

      Hazard Communication Plan

    • B. 

      Exposure Control Plan

    • C. 

      Blood and Blood Product Plan

    • D. 

      Medical Leave Plan

  • 5. 
    The main bloodborne pathogens of concern in the BBP Standard are the hepatitis B virus, Hepatitis C Virus, and HIV, which causes Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome or AIDS.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The hepatitis B virus can survive outside the body for more than ____ days in a dry state on a surface for instance, a countertop, tool, or a discarded hypodermic needle.
    • A. 

      0, it cannot survive outside the body

    • B. 

      365

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      30

  • 7. 
    Transmission of HBV may occur by needlesticks or other injuries from sharp instruments on the job. Other exposures may inlude tattooing, piercing, and acupuncture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Most people that are infected with either of the Hepatitis viruses do not exhibit symptoms and therefore cannot be identified without performing a blood test.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Human Immunodeficiency Virus or HIV is transmitted through blood to blood contact, and the virus does not survive outside the body; therefore casual contact does not pose a threat of infection.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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