Some organisms that cause disease are carried in a person's blood and other body fluids. Ambulatory surgery center (ASC) staff are routinely exposed to the blood and body fluids of their patients. They are therefore at risk for contracting disease. This course will help ASC staff protect themselves, their coworkers, their patients and their family. This course will discuss how to work safely with blood and body fluids and how to protect against exposure to bloodborne pathogens.