# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Practical Nursing II Task 976248716

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate the handling and disposal of contaminated material.

Definition

Demonstration should include
  • items that are disposed of versus cleaned
  • precautions taken with sharps
  • relation to standard precautions
  • bloodborne pathogen precautions.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is it important to properly dispose of contaminated material?
  • What potential environmental concerns develop if medical wastes are disposed of improperly?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Professions Events

 

Clinical Nursing