Healthcare Compliance Programs

Waste Management’s Healthcare Compliance Programs are an indispensable aid as you train your healthcare workers to comply with OSHA regulations and reduce workplace injuries.

The Webinars

Each month, subscribers to the Plus and Premium plans also receive access to our Healthcare Solutions

webinars. Moderated by our Healthcare Solutions professionals, these online sessions:

  • Supplement the information provided in the BBP Manual
  • Satisfy Standard 29 CFR 1090.1030 initial and annual training requirements
  • Present relevant workplace regulations in an easy-to-follow format
  • Provide practical tips and safeguards to make compliance simpler
  • Address associated OSHA standards applicable to the healthcare services industry

In addition, each participant is given access to other training materials, including a specially designed

test to support the instruction. Each will also receive a certificate of participation.


The Compliance Audit and Safety Inspection

OSHA requires applicable businesses to conduct employee training and update compliance programs

every year. As a subscriber to the Premium plan, you will receive an annual on-site consultation with a

Healthcare Solutions professional, who will survey your OSHA compliance and workplace health and

safety practices.

Premium program participants receive:

  • An audit of the following written compliance programs:
    • Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Program
    • Hazard Communication Program
    • Emergency Action Plan
    • Fire Prevention Plan
  • A walk-through safety inspection to support the program audit and help formulate audit recommendations
  • A follow-up written report that includes:
    • OSHA Compliance Program Executive Summary
    • Identification of potential OSHA violations
    • Recommendations to improve OSHA compliance with applicable standards
  • On-site, instructor-led presentation of Bloodborne Pathogens Safety Training including a test and training certificates.

The Manual

Waste Management’s Bloodborne Pathogens Safety Training and Reference Manual is an

indispensable aid as you train your healthcare workers to comply with OSHA regulations

and reduce workplace injuries. This more than 300-page manual addresses the major safety

concerns of healthcare organizations, with extensive coverage of the following:

  • Contact information for state regulators
  • Bloodborne pathogens standards
  • Hazard communication
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Electrical safety
  • Standards for means of egress
  • Emergency preparations
  • Recording and reporting, including form standards
  • Commonly used forms