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1

What is standard practice?

Are safety guidelines to help protect the health care worker as well as patients and are applicable to blood, all body fluids and secretions and excretions

Wear proper PPE and follow all safety precautions

2

What is quality assurance?

A program that guarantees quality patient care

3

What is quality control?

Operational procedures to implement quality assurance

4

How many attempts can you make to gather a blood sample before asking for assistance?

2 times only, then notify the nursing unit if there is anything preventing you from collecting