# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant I Task 240723566

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify the importance of CDC and OSHA guidelines.

Definition

Identification should include the importance of CDC and OSHA guidelines in
  • developing and enforcing safety policies
  • containing infectious diseases
  • ensuring a safe working environment.
See CDC Guidelines and OSHA Guidelines and Standards.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How do the roles of the CDC and OSHA differ with regard to infection control?
  • What type of information is reported to the CDC?
  • How does OSHA contribute to a safe work environment?
  • What penalties might occur if CDC and OSHA guidelines are not followed?
  • What are the implications of workers' compensation?

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science

GOVT.14

The student will apply social science skills to understand economic systems by

  1. identifying the basic economic questions encountered by all economic systems;
  2. comparing the characteristics of traditional, free market, command, and mixed economies, as described by Adam Smith and Karl Marx; and
  3. evaluating the impact of the government’s role in the economy on individual economic freedoms.

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