is the process at your institution? All workers (temp, locums, contract,
regular, volunteers) must be cleared through EH; We will begin seeing all
students this fall.
data is collected where is it stored? In our EMR (SYSTOC) with all other
records. No separate systems
do you do in the event of an exposure and how are those temp workers identified?
treat like employees but bill under OH to agency (We have a combined
perform drug testing pre-placement for our employees and this is required
of the temp agencies to obtain. What about contractors(such as maintenance
workers, project workers) who come in for a few days. Do you require drug
testing? Drug screen performed within 7 days required for all. They
can bring it in or we will perform. Sometimes we have to be flexible and
will allow 30 days if we performed. Flexibility is primarily for locums,
MD, CRNA's who are moving or traveling.
annual TB surveillance doyou include them for compliance to Infection Control?
If they work for an agency no, if they work for the hospital yes.
AVP, Occupational Health
NOTICE: This e-mail message and all attachments transmitted with
it may contain legally PRIVILEGED and CONFIDENTIAL information
intended solely for the use of the addressee. If the reader of this
message is not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified
that any reading, dissemination, distribution, copying, or other use
of this message or its attachments is strictly prohibited. If you
have received this message in error, please notify the sender
immediately and/or notify the postmaster (firstname.lastname@example.org), and delete this message and all copies and backups thereof. Thank You.